Tasks staying locked by a running workflow, and never unlocking.

This post discusses one of the possible cause of the error “This task is currently locked by a running workflow and cannot be edited”, when tasks are part of a workflow. This message is expected when a workflow is running on the task, and has events to process. After processing the events, the task will…


About the “workflow-eventdelivery-throttle” parameter

The WorkflowEventDeliveryThrottle parameter is used to throttle the workflow events processing in WSS 3.0 / MOSS2007. Understanding the Workflow Events processing Where can a workflow event be processed? Events can be processed by either the worker process (W3WP.exe) or in SPTimerv3 (OWSTimer.exe). To prevent web front ends (w3wp) from getting overrun by running too many…

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