Office 365 – SharePoint Designer workflows calling long running web services

Today I created a SharePoint Designer workflow calling a web service. The web service call creates a SharePoint site and applies a PnP template to the site. In general the … read the office-365-sharepoint-designer-workflows-calling-long-running-web-services post


Office 365 – SharePoint – Are workflows important?

In SharePoint there are many different options for workflows. Microsoft and Microsoft partners have invested a lot of time creating different sorts of workflow solutions. For the more experienced user … read the office-365-sharepoint-are-workflows-important post

Office 365 – The HTTP request has timed out after 200000 milliseconds

Yesterday I was using the PnP Provisioning Engine to deploy a SharePoint Designer workflow and I got the following error: [ERROR] Apply-SPOProvisioningTemplate : System.TimeoutException: The HTTP request has timed out … read the office-365-the-http-request-has-timed-out-after-200000-milliseconds-system-net-webexception-the-request-was-aborted-the-request-was-canceled post

SharePoint 2013 – An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow instance

An unhandled exception I had a problem with a SharePoint Designer Workflow I was creating a task and assigned it to a SharePoint group. Then I got the error: Details: … read the sharepoint-2013-an-unhandled-exception-occurred-during-the-execution-of-the-workflow-instance post

SharePoint 2013 – System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly

System.IO.FileNotFoundException During the deployment of a solution to my test environment I got the following error: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly ‘Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.WorkflowServices, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=71e9bce111e9429c’ or one of … read the sharepoint-2013-system-io-filenotfoundexception-could-not-load-file-or-assembly-microsoft-sharepoint-client-workflowservices-version15-0-0-0-cultureneutral-publickeytoken71e9bce111e9429c post

SharePoint 2013 – Exception calling “StartWorkflow” with “4” argument(s): “”

Today I tried to start a workflow using PowerShell and I got this annoying error: Exception calling “StartWorkflow” with “4” argument(s): “” At C:\Users\spsetup\Downloads\StartDocumentLocksWF.ps1:38 char:9 + $wf = $wfm.Startworkflow($item,$association, $data,$true) … read the sharepoint-2013-exception-calling-startworkflow-with-4-arguments post