How to trigger a SharePoint 2010 workflow from a SharePoint 2013 workflow

  Hello guys, I’m Chong Youn (John) Choe, a PM in SharePoint Designer team. SharePoint and SharePoint Designer 2013 beta 2 is now on public, making us Product Group members delighted to share supplementary postings with you. This posting will describe why calling the legacy style workflow is enabled and how to use it. Background…

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A Sample SharePoint 2013 Approval Workflow Which can be Recalled by the Initiator

Hi, I am JongHwa Lim, a Program Manager for SharePoint Designer 2013 (aka. SPD 2013 or SPD). Today, I’d like to share a simple workflow which reflects a real world scenario and also gives you some hints on what can be done with the new SPD workflow designer, based on the WF4 platform. There are…

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Copy-and-Paste support in SharePoint Designer 2013

Hello, fans of SPD. I am JongHwa Lim, a Program Manager of SharePoint Designer (aka. SPD). I’d like to introduce a new feature within the workflow designer in SharePoint Designer 2013. This new feature is the ability to Copy-and-Paste within the text-based designer. The Copy-And-Paste feature was one of the biggest asks we got for…

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Welcome to SharePoint Designer 2013 Customer Preview

Hello All! The SharePoint Designer team is very proud and happy to announce the release of SharePoint Designer 2013 Customer Preview! This new release of SharePoint Designer is going to bring about a HOST of new and amazing changes which we’re all hoping you guys will love! Show me the Blogs! First of all, for…

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Understanding workflow starting parameters – Part 2

  Hello all, it’s been a long time since my last writing was posted. I’m Chong Youn (John) Choe, a PM in SharePoint Designer team. As noticed, this is the second half of the workflow starting parameters blog entries. In this entry I will go over how to extract and manipulate the values passed in…


Understanding workflow starting parameters – Part 1

Hello all, I’m Chong Youn (John) Choe, a PM on the SharePoint Designer team. SharePoint Designer is a handy tool and is designed to embrace those who are not developers. I will be creating a series of posts about fundamental features that can help you become confident in using SharePoint Designer. What’s even better is…

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Creating a SharePoint 2010 Workflow using SPD 2010 and Visio 2010: How-To & FAQ

Hello all, my name is Sam Chung and I’m a PM on the SharePoint Designer team. In this blog I’m going to talk about how you can use Visio 2010 and SPD 2010 together to create workflows. In addition, I’m going to touch base on some common issues and questions people run into when using…

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Association Columns

Hello, there. I’m JongHwa Lim, a PM in the SharePoint Designer team. Long time no see. Some people might have considered this site dead because there have been no new posts since April of last year but we are back. We will keep this site alive and will post new blogs at least every month…

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SharePoint Designer Blog Updates

Hello All, My name is Sam Chung, and I’m a PM on the SharePoint Designer team.  I just wanted to let everyone know that we’re bringing back to life this blog and that we will be posting new entries in the upcoming weeks.   There have been quite a few changes within the SPD team and…

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SharePoint Designer 2010 RTM

It’s here! To keep this brief – we’re pleased to announce the availability of SharePoint Designer 2010, along with the release of SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010. Download it now for free using the following links: 32 bit, 64 bit. Enjoy!

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