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Outbound Oauth - Alternatives

We would like to call some REST API secured by the Oauth client credentials flow. So the API provider needs a pre-designed client id/secret in order ...

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  • May 31, 2022  07:01
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Which Smartobject shows process instance permissio...

Given a K2 process instance ID, we would like to determine whether a specific user is authorized to access that instance. Access should be allowed wh...

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  • May 13, 2022  11:00
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Reconfigure after fix pack

We are on K2 5.4 FP 11. The K2 management site was throwing an error that was fixed in FP 8 so we were baffled. Turns out that we had run a setup m...

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  • November 24, 2020  05:52
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Client API - Load balancer

We have a load balancer forwarding ports 80, 443, 5252 and 5555 to 2 K2 servers in a farm Dim aK2Connection As New SourceCode.Workflow.Client.Conn...

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  • October 28, 2020  08:21
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Smartform view - Text area control line breaks

With a Text Area memo control on a smartform view, line breaks entered by the user seem to be correctly saved to the data source but when the form is...

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  • October 14, 2020  08:01
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SQL Anywhere automatic failover

We have K2 5.4 installed on 2 Windows 2016 servers talking to the K2 db using a SQL Anywhere listener, as documented in https://help.k2.com/kb001572...

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  • August 12, 2020  19:03
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Upgrading to K2 5.4 Platform Classic

Since K2 Five 5.2 is coming up on end of standard support, we needed to migrate our 5.2 (Windows 2012, single server) to a Windows 2016 server enviro...

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  • August 05, 2020  08:27
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Install K2 - Register Control very slow

I am installing K2 4.7 on a new Windows 2016 server because we have some 4.7 BP processes we need to retain before upgrading to K2 Five The Setup...

  • By VA1
  • July 17, 2020  17:56
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Send email to distribution group

The Send Email step in the Five designer allows for 3 options to specify the recipient Simply type in an email address Click the down link and pic...

  • By VA1
  • March 30, 2020  06:23
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Error: Value cannot be null. Parameter Name: syste...

K2 Five 5.2 Designer We are currently in the midle of building a very complex workflow with several steps. After many successfull deployments, we...

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  • March 19, 2020  07:14
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OData - Filter List method

I am exploring the OData API to query system Smartobjects. For example /api/odata/v3/com_K2_System_Workflow_SmartObject_ProcSetPermissions needs...

  • By VA1
  • January 08, 2020  06:46
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SQL Server - Encryption in transit

https://dba.stackexchange.com/questions/75421 Does K2 support encryption in transit between the K2 application server (IIS) and the K2 SQL data...

  • By VA1
  • November 19, 2019  05:19
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REST API - OAuth2 client credentials flow

K2 Five (5.2) supports inbound OAuth as in this means 'incoming' integration where third-party systems need to interact with K2 APIs. Examples i...

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  • May 28, 2019  07:31
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Deploy 4.7 package to on-prem upgraded 5.2

We have on-prem 4.7 environments, DEV, QA and PROD. As part of the upgrade to 5.2, we will clone each of these to new servers, run the 5.2 setup mana...

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  • March 04, 2019  13:19
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Unattended install - License key

I know that K2 supports an unattended install mode where you first run the setup manager using a switch that saves all responses in an XML file and t...

  • By VA1
  • February 21, 2019  17:07
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K2 Management site - Task list - Expand destinatio...

https://help.k2.com/onlinehelp/k2blackpearl/userguide/4.7/default.htm#Resources/Projects/AdministerK2/AdministeringK2P3Worklists.htm When a pro...

  • By VA1
  • December 18, 2018  08:55
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ASP.NET apps with K2 Five process

We have several ASP.NET apps built with extensive 3rd party components like Telerik. They interact with K2 4.7 using K2 for Visual Studio and pass fo...

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  • November 28, 2018  18:03
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Multiple K2 servers - Same SQL database

K2 5.2, installed on premise We currently have a Separate SQL server topology as described here . We would like to use a Farm topology as de...

  • By VA1
  • November 16, 2018  07:26
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REST endpoint - QA/UAT and Prod

K2 4.7 We setup a smartobject to integrate with a REST endpoint (e.g https://api-qa.company.com/v1/api/account/1234 ) using a JSON Swagger/Open ...

  • By VA1
  • September 20, 2018  13:26
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Smartform editable list view - Load Excel spreadsh...

K2 4.7 Smartform We have a Smartform with an editable list view. Users have an Excel spreasheet with all the data elements. Instead of asking use...

  • By VA1
  • September 20, 2018  06:35
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