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Delete Attachments - UDA

Use this UDA to delete all attachments from a list item.

AuthorVadim Tabakman
Long DescriptionDelete all item attachments, so that there are no duplicate files.


Support InfoVadim Tabakman​ - Nintex Workflow - Delete All Attachments UDA - Vadim Tabakman

Nintex Workflow 2013


SharePoint Server 2013


Additional Information

Possible Enhancements

As I mentioned above, this UDA is limited to the current item the workflow is running on.  But you could enhance this UDA with these options:

1. add parameters to handle List Name, Item ID and even a Site URL so that the UDA can delete attachments from any item in any site.

2. add error handling to the Call Web Service.  This is always a good preventative option so that if any issue occur, you can capture the error and do something with it.

3. add logic to the For Each action, so that only a subset of the attachments are removed.  eg. you may want to keep PDFs attached, and everything else removed.

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Last update:
‎05-31-2016 04:00 PM
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