The question that I get most often when I talk to developers about SharePoint Document Workflow is on Sending and Tracking tasks for the people participating in a document workflow.  So, in this 4th part of the series that I am doing on "Building Document Workflow" in SharePoint/MOSS 2007, I am demonstrating how to send a basic SharePoint Task with Visual Studio and at the end you will see how to connect an Outlook Client to the Portals Task List, so that a user can see the tasks within their Outlook desktop Client:

(This is the SHORTENED, Low-resolution versionClick here for the Full/Hi-Resolution version)

 

The Full Hi-Resolution video download (WMV file): Click here

 

Source Code download: Click here

Checkout my entire collection of SharePoint "How To" Videos:

  • Enabling (incoming/outgoing) email for SharePoint/MOSS 2007 servers (Click here to see it)
  • Extracting document details from within a workflow (Click here to see it)
  • Extracting email addresses and sending emails (Click here to see it)
  • Programmatically Creating a User Task within a workflow (Click here to see it)
  • Programmatically Escalating an Overdue Task with Visual Studio (Click here to see it)
  • Building an Approval Workflow with SharePoint/MOSS 2007 and VS 2008 (Click here to see it)
  • Building a Multilevel Approval Workflow with SharePoint/MOSS 2007 and VS2008 (Click here to see it) 
  • Using Active Directory Search/Lookups within SharePoint Workflow's to find users (Click here to see it) 

     

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