Some key points regarding Workflows in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2013, workflow has been substantially redesigned from previous versions.

  • Workflow is a service in SharePoint 2013 that provides the framework for SharePoint workflows.
  • Workflow Manager 1.0 server – provides the management of workflow definitions. It also hosts the execution processes for workflow instances. Workflows in previous versions were executed within SharePoint.

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Troubleshooting Workflows in SharePoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 leverages on Workflow Foundation (WF) found in the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1. From architectural perspective there are no big differences between SharePoint 2010 workflows and SharePoint 2007 workflows. SharePoint 2007 introduced workflow to the SharePoint platform via .NET Framework 3.0.

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