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The SharePoint 2010 Task Process Designer

Back in January, I wrote an article for SPTechWeb, about the new task process designer in SharePoint 2010 workflows. The SharePoint 2010 Task Process Designer In the enterprise version of SharePoint 2010, there is a new functionality in SharePoint Designer 2010 workflows called the “Task Process Designer.” A task process is essentially a workflow inside a workflow, is highly customizable,

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InfoPath: Keeping the Approval Process in the Form

Last week, I talked with Michael Gannotti on his weekly webcast called “Coffee Talk”.  My demonstration was of a workflow process in InfoPath.  The idea is that the process is much easier and simple for the end users when you keep the whole approval inside of the InfoPath form.  This way, people can easily fill out whatever the form is

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InfoPath: An Important Skill to Have

Quick post.  Back in November, I wrote this article for the BZ Media site called SPTechWeb.  My article is about InfoPath and how awesome it is and why you should learn how to create forms with it. So, here’s the link to the article itself: InfoPath: An Important Skill to Have In the enterprise version of SharePoint 2010, InfoPath is

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Workflow: Next Approver is my VP

This can be done with a SharePoint 2010 workflow in SharePoint 2010, 2013, or SharePoint Online, but it cannot be done with a SharePoint 2013 workflow. Many times in approval workflows, the first approval needs to go to the employee’s manager, and then the next approval is supposed to go to the VP of that department.  The VP isn’t necessarily

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Selective Automatic Content Approval

This post applies to SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, Office 365 and also the free versions WSS and Foundation. When using content approval in SharePoint lists and libraries, it is often requested that all content needs to be approved EXCEPT for content from this certain person, because it’s their list.  In this post, I’ll show you how to do that. First of

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