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I don't see any workflow options at all

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Using MOSS 2007. Workflow settings are: Enable User Defined Workflows for this site? = Yes Alert internal users who do not have site access when they are assigned a workflow task? = Yes When I go into a document library and access the drop down menu against a document, the only options are: View Properties Edit Properties Manage Permissions Edit in Microsoft Excel Delete Send To Check Out Alert Me I would expect to see a workflow option? How do I enable this function? I am both domain admin and farm administrator.

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