Starting a workflow via PowerShell can be a useful function and can speed up a lot of work.
|Description||The first one is a script to start a SharePoint workflow, using the SharePoint object model. The second one is a script to start a Nintex Workflow, using a call to the Nintex Workflow web service. Let's start with whether you want a SharePoint Workflow or a Nintex Workflow? Click the appropriate image below|
Nintex Workflow 2010
NIntex Workflow 2013
|Dependencies||Must have Windows PowerShell and Nintex Workflow installed|