InfoPath forms deployment, SharePoint workflow in VS 2008

A number of developers who have tried the SharePoint workflow features in VS 2008 wanted to know more about our support for InfoPath forms deployment. So I’m blogging it here for everyone’s reference. Before diving into details of InfoPath forms deployment here’s a little bit of background on workflow and InfoPath forms integration. Typical SharePoint…

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SharePoint Workflow feature in VS 2008 (Part II)

I will continue from my last post on authoring SharePoint workflows in VS 2008 by providing a walkthrough. In order to work with SharePoint workflows in VS you will have to setup your development machine as follows: 1)    Install Windows Server 2003.2)    Install Internet Information Services (IIS). (In Control Panel, Add/Remove Windows Components, Application Server,…

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SharePoint Workflow feature in VS 2008

As mentioned in earlier posts, I was one of the developers on the SharePoint Workflow feature in VS 2008. (shipped as one of the VSTO components – available in Professional SKU upwards) The feature include a set of VS project templates, wizard, and VS project package that integrates creating, deploying, and debugging of SharePoint workflows…

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VS 2008 and SharePoint Workflow

The “Orcas” release train has been keeping me busy. For a long time I have been thinking of blogging about the feature that I worked on in Orcas. As the title of this entry suggests it is a VSTO feature that has to do something with SharePoint Workflow. Firstly, lets look at SharePoint (also referred…

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