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Working with the K2 PDF control in SmartForms and workflow processes

This blog post will cover the topic of using the K2 Save As PDF control in SmartForms asynchronously in the background, along with how to move the PDF feature to a workflow to eliminate any delay when a user is submitting the SmartForm. It also covers some tricks on displaying status messages when the PDF is being generated and how to inject page breaks where you want on your forms.

Steve Borgwardt by Steve Borgwardt

How to reset K2 Workspace Permissions

If you happen to assign workspace permissions (by default anyone can enter workspace) and you forgot to add an AD group or forget to include your user name and get locked out, here are the steps to reset the K2 Workspace permissions:

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How to make K2 SmartForm disabled views / controls appear with normal styling

One of the issues I have noticed when using several of the K2 SmartForm themes is that when you have a read-only or disabled view/control, which is a very common scenario, the label and text box values that someone may have entered in the form appear very hard to see or read.

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How to setup a secondary anonymous K2 SmartForms site

By default when installing K2 SmartForms, the forms runtime site will be protected by Windows Authentication and require licensed users in K2 to access these forms. There are several scenarios you may have to make a secondary SmartForms Runtime site publicly accessible with no authentication and this quick blog post will show you how to perform these actions.

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