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List workflow doesn't start if item created from another workflow

Question asked by ccdw on Jun 18, 2015
Latest reply on Apr 6, 2017 by efarley

Hey Guys,

 

Probably something simple I'm missing here.

 

I have a calendar with a workflow (W1) that emails users when a new item is added. This works great if the item is manually added by a user.

 

However, if I create an entry in the calendar from within another workflow (W2), the list item workflow (W1), mentioned above, does not start.

 

I'm assuming I've done something wrong or this is a limitation of Sharepoint (O365) or Nintex.

 

Can anybody shed any light on this?

 

I appreciate that I could call the list item workflow (W1) from W2, but would rather not.

 

Many thanks for any help.

 

Chris

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