This section describes how to build a custom control using the Nintex Workflow SDK.
In Nintex Workflow, a workflow action represents the combination of a SharePoint workflow activity and a Nintex Workflow workflow action adapter. Configuration pages, included with the workflow action adapter, provide an interface with which a user can configure the workflow action. The workflow action adapter is associated with the corresponding workflow activity by metadata, stored in the Nintex configuration database.
This section will use a C# SharePoint project code sample called BasicAction that performs a REST call to the Merriam Webster Dictionary API to define a word. The code sample is meant to illustrate two things:
For guidance on the structure of the custom action solution and the BasicAction code sample, see Working with the BasicAction custom action.
For step-by-step instruction on creating your own custom solution, see How to create a custom action.
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Modifying and Extending Nintex Workflow and Forms