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Workflow timing issues?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 26, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I am creating a new workflow using SPD on MOSS 2007, SP2, and having a problem with it.

The workflow is fairly basic, where when a user creates a new infopath form it sends an email to another person, who enters some info, then selects where it get's routed to next.  There are 3 more similar processes before the form is marked as completed.  At each step the WF emails the person selected as next reciepient and updates a "flag" saying which step the process is in.

The problem is that sometimes when I update a form, (all emails come to me since it's still in testing), the workflow stops with a message of "Failed on Start (retrying)".  After doing some digging I found this link:


So I went in and added an action for every update I do to first check the document out, do the update, and then check the document back in.  Well the problem I get now is that the WF fails with a message about unable to check the document back in.  I tried troubleshooting it by putting in WF Stop and Log entry actions to try to figure out exactly where the problem was happening.

I thought I had fixed it

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