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Working with SharePoint Workflows

SharePoint 2007 out-of-the-box provides ability to associate workflows - simple pre-installed like Approval, Disposition Approval, Three-state etc. and custom workflows - with SharePoint lists or libraries.

What is missing - at least in this version of SharePoint - is the ability to monitor running and/or completed workflows across the whole SharePoint Web site.

As a step forward I have developed a Web part which allows people to monitor workflows across the Web site and sub-sites.

I have also developed numerous custom workflows for SharePoint using Visual Studio.

This post is the first in series of articles about working with SharePoint workflows programmatically.

In the coming posts I will show you how to manage workflows programmatically in SharePoint.

Stay tuned. :)

Update:

Below are the links to articles.

Mighty SharePoint Workflows - part 1 - workflow association, workflow instance

Mighty SharePoint Workflows - part 2 - workflow statistics, workflow tasks, workflow history

Mighty SharePoint Workflows - part 3 - workflow history and audit solutions


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