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SharePoint 2010 Upgraded database Issues

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hi all,

I am having SharePoint 2010 upgraded database, I have already enabled workflow service in web application features page. But I can view default workflow templates, like approval workflow.. etc. But new web application got this feature. Please advice.

Thank You

A. Shilambuselvan

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