When a SharePoint’s site regional settings are set to en-GB and a SharePoint list with a column of type Date is updated using the SharePoint Event, an error is thrown.

Error Scenario

The error is the result of regional date formatting differences and the error is known to occur when the column of type date is updated which may be the only action performed or part of a document or form insertion by a K2 SharePoint Process.

Note: Only the primary steps required to reproduce this error are listed below
  • Create a SharePoint site with en-GB regional settings
  • Create a SharePoint list with a column of type date
  • Using a K2 for SharePoint process, update the date column in the SharePoint list

Error Message

The following error message is one that is known to occur but may or is not restricted to such.

Server was unable to process request. ---> Group: 18 Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Group cannot be found. at Microsoft.SharePoint.SPGroup.InitMember() at Microsoft.SharePoint.SPGroup..ctor(SPWeb web, ISecurableObject scope, SPUser user, String GroupName, Object[,] arrGroupsData, UInt32 index, Int32 iByParamId, SPGroupCollectionType groupCollectionType) at Microsoft.SharePoint.SPGroupCollection.get_Item(String name) at SourceCode.SharePoint.WebServices.K2SPFunctions.K2SPUsersGroupsFunctions.GetGroupId(SPObject spObject, String groupName)

Error Resolution
The error may be resolved by upgrading the current installation to the latest Update package. If the error persists please contact your regional support center for further assistance.