Storing your information into activities during design time

Continuing with the theme of questions we get from customers: How can we store some specific information into activity. One of the cases might be since we don’t provide a unique identifier for an activity, the developer wants to store the unique ids per activity. This way he can differentiate between two activities of the…


Observing Model Item changes

One of the customers, recently reported an issue where he was not observing the changes he had just made through the model item on the activity. This is what he was trying:void modelService_ModelChanged(object sender, ModelChangedEventArgs e) { activity.Properties[“Id”].SetValue(1); int i = (int)activity.Properties[“Id”].Value; if (i!=1) { throw new BuggerException(); } } …and this was throwing the…


Adding activities out of box to the VS toolbox

In the previous posts, we have already see as to how we can get the custom activities shown up in the toolbox. Either the activity is part of your solution or we use the Choose Toolbox Item dialog. However, some of our customers want to deliver their custom activities out of box. Their user shouldn’t…

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