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Show workflow status in form?

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 11, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 

Hi

I am trying to show the workflow stat in my form by using a recieve data connection. The only thing I get shown in my field is 0, no matter what.

Is it possible to show Approval staten, i.e. "Pending", "Draft", "Rejected", "Approved" in a read only in a read only field in my form?




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