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SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow specified in Content Type retention policy not starting

Posted By:      Posted Date: November 20, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 

Hi,

I have a SharePoint Designer 2010 resuable workflow that uses the "Start Approval Process" Task Action. This workflow needs to run after a document has been declared a record. So I have a Content Type that has an Information Management Policy (IMP) attached to it. And I have 2 retention stages specified in the IMP. The first retention stage action is to run the workflow. And this Content Type is associated with the Document Library containing the records. But for some reason, the SPD workflow never gets triggered. The document has been successfully declared as a record. I also see in the document's "Compliance Details" screen, the "Scheduled Occurrence Date" is set to the proper date, but the workflow never got started on that date. I tried it with different dates that I set in the document, to ensure that the workflow runs on "Scheduled Occurence" dates such as 11/19/2010, 11/20/2010 to no avail.

What am I missing? Any help/suggestions would be greatly appreciated as always.

Best regards,
Kiran K




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