Tag | Workflow Posts

That MS decided to totally blow it up in .NET 4.0. (weblogs.asp.net link, S/O link). Yes, that’s right, they are totally re-writing WF 4.0 from the ground-up. As the first link states, this could be for any number of reasons including lack of adoption and the perception that WF is just too complex – which I happen to agree with. 3.0/3.5 workflows will still work, but only on the 3.0 runtime. On the one hand, I have to give some credit to MS for basically saying “Hey guys, we effed up and we’re gonna ...
Many people configure email alerts in SharePoint through SharePoint Designer Workflows. The process is simple and useful, here it is outlined at End User SharePoint. In a nutshell, you create a workflow that sends out an alert, attach the workflow to a document library or list in SharePoint, tell SharePoint to run the workflow whenever the library/list changes. The options for sending the alert in SharePoint out of the box are limited to sending a plain email. I want more. Enter the /n software SharePoint ...
At EndUserSharePoint I noticed that he encountered a bug when checking in files, so I responded with a little fix I created that involves a SharePoint Designer Workflow. Here is a link to his blog post: http://www.endusersharepoin... It looks like a few people want to know how you would use SharePoint Designer to Check-In Items. So here is a little walk-through (will be adding screen shots as this post has been moved): For starters you need to open up Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer ...