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    Manual Installation of Nintex Workflow Solutions

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    How to manually install the Nintex Workflow solutions using PowerShell.
    1. Run the Nintex Workflow installation .exe on your Central Administration server. *This will be used to extract the solution files*
    2. Click through the installation wizard until reaching "Do you want to add the solutions to SharePoint now?"
    3. Select "No, I wish to export the solution and deploy it manually later."
    4. Click Export and select a destination folder for the solutions.
    5. Open a SharePoint Management Shell window as administrator.
    6. For each solution within extracted folder run the command: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath drive:\path\solutionName.wsp
      • Example: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath C:\Installers\NintexWorkflow2013.wsp
    7. Once all the solutions are imported into the SharePoint environment, deploy them in the following order:
      1. nintexworkflow2013core.wsp
      2. nintexworkflow2013.wsp
      3. nintexworkflowenterprisefeatures.wsp *This is only needed if you are using Enterprise licensing*
      4. nintexworkflow2013backwardscompatibilityui.wsp *This is only needed if you are using a site in 2010 compatibility mode*
      5. nintexworkflow2013enterprisefeaturesbackwardscompat.wsp *This is only needed if you are using a site in 2010 compatibility mode and are using Enterprise licensing*
    8. They can also be deployed manually with: stsadm.exe -o deploysolution -n solutionname.wsp -immediate -url http:// -allowgacdeployment
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