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Visual Studio 2005 Extension for Sharepoint Workflow.

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

Hi All,

I want to develop sequential workflow using visual studio 2005. I have development server with Windows Server 2003 x86 installed.

Could anyone advise will i need to install Sharepoint first to have workflow feature in visual studio.

Also what all extension component i need to install to develop Sequential Workflow for Sharepoint 2007 document library.


Many Thanks


-- Regards Sandeep

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