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Creating Custom Workflows

Nov
19

In order to achieve the list behavior I wanted, I had to create a custom workflow.  The problem was I wanted to have a task list feed into a calendar.  I wanted this because I still wanted to keep the Outlook connectivity.  By using Sharepoint Designer, I was able to create a simple workflow.  I added a two new fields on the task list.  One was a Yes/No field that acts as a trigger.  Once this value is set I'm then adding a new item into the calendar.  I use a variable to combined the Title and the other custom field into Event Title on the Calendar.  It works great!

Web Application Stress Tool

Nov
18
I ran into some issues with the web application stress tool on Vista x64.  I need to download the dll msvcp50.dll from the DLLfiles on web.  Then I copied it to the following locations.
C:WindowsSystem32
C:WindowsSysWow64
Then I ran the setup.exe and it installed successfully.