I am using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a reusalble workflow that basically looks like this:
If <Something> ... Start Approval process on
CurrentItem with these users
Every time that I used "Start Approval ..." it put a number next to it; i.e. Approval(1), Approval(2), etc. So I clicked on it to discover that I could take this out-of-the-box flow and edit it to suit my specific needs. Since there a few spots in
my logic where I want to kick off the same approval process this seemed like a really helpful way to do it. So I changed the name from
Approval(n) to MyApproval and tweaked the behaviour to get what I wanted.
This seemed pretty cool as thought that it would allow me to create a Custom task that I could resuse in the workflow .. but that doesn't seem to be the case. I just assumed that when I used the "Start Approval" Action I could choose my custom one
from a list or something ... but I can't find it anywhere.
I spent a good bit of time searching for a solution in forums and blogs but can't seem to find anything. I also tried to figure it out myself and under Custom Content Typpes, within Content Type Site Object, I see a bunch things that look like
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