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How to suppress a validation rule for a specific SharePoint group?

Question asked by mindymac03 on Oct 4, 2017
Latest reply on Oct 9, 2017 by mindymac03

I have validation rules for the date fields on my Nintex form. For example, I have one rule that requires the user to enter a future date. Later on down the road, an administrative user goes in and edits this list item, and the date validation rules do not need to be run (for example, the admin user may be adding notes or updating the item status). The dates the user initially entered will likely be in the past by the time the admin user wants to edit this list item. The admin user can always just go into the list view and edit the list item there, but I'd like to allow them to edit via the Nintex form as well. To do that, the date validation rules need to be skipped.

 

How can I suppress a validation rule (such as one that looks like this: greaterThanOrEqual({Common:CurrentDate}, {Self})) when the user is in the admin SharePoint group I have set up for this for this site?

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