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Building Content Type Solutions In SharePoint® 2007 by Kevin Martin, David Gerhardt

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SharePoint Designer Workflow

Office SharePoint Designer 2007 allows you to write workflow logic that is more advanced than anything you get from the out-of-the-box templates. Within the Workflow Designer, you can look up site column values and then conditionally perform actions based on those values. The one major drawback of using Office SharePoint Designer 2007 workflows is that they cannot be defined for content types. Instead, each Office SharePoint Designer 2007 workflow must be attached to a specific list, which means you do not have the same reuse capabilities that exist for out-of-the-box templates.

We will define a workflow that gets triggered every time an appraisal in the appraiser document library is modified. The AppraisalStatus ...

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