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How to get information about Sharepoint Running Workflow in Visual Studio 2008

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 26, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Can any one tell me about. How i can get information about sharepoint running workflow in visual studio 2008.

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