Oh Where Oh Where Has My Little [DelayActivty] Gone, Oh Where Oh Where Can He Be?

Ever wonder where SharePoint keeps it’s “To Do List of things I should remember about currently running DelayActivities”? Want to figure out if there are any “dead timer events” associated with any of your workflow DelayActivities that will never be delivered? Here’s a piece of SQL that will dump out all the event deliveries that are pending […]

Workflow Task Due Dates – Give Them The Entire Last Day To Finish Their Task

Are you setting the DueDate property of your workflow tasks to a date that you pluck from an InfoPath 2007 workflow initialization form using logic similar to the following? Please realize that if ApproverDueDate is 2008-12-31, the task will be considered overdue at 2008-12-31 00:00:00, exactly one day less than what the task assignee might expect.  […]

Create a Discussion Thread on a Discussion Board with Author Override

So, there I was, trying to figure out how to create a new Discussion Thread on a SharePoint Discussion Board using the ‘feedback’ comments from a just-completed SharePoint task.  It’s a great way to put all the comments from each completed workflow task in a SharePoint Discussion Board, providing an easy, ‘one-stop shopping’ view of all the […]