There are thousands of articles on the internet and dozens of books about how to read an XML file (or other source) using the built-in [xml] capabilities of PowerShell (version 2.0, the most widely used). The best way to illustrate why so many of those articles and books are flat out wrong is to illustrate with […]
I recently needed to clean out some tasks from the task lists on my development box. Unfortunately, I had attached an ItemDeleting event receiver to most of the task lists as part of a custom workflow. The event receiver prevents a task assignee from deleting their assigned task. Instead of writing a C# console application, […]
Run this while logged on to your SharePoint server to see the current settings that may affect the proper operation of the DelayActivity in your workflows. WARNING: Your auditor may not like the output from Job-Workflow-AutoClean.