SharePoint at Work: Creating a Workflow in SharePoint Designer

This course covers the fundamentals on how to create a SharePoint workflow in SharePoint Designer. This course applies to SharePoint 2010, 2013, 2016 as well as SharePoint Online in Office 365.
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(89)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 29, 2016
Duration
3h 3m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(89)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jan 29, 2016
Duration
3h 3m
Description

One of the big advantages of implementing SharePoint in the enterprise is process automation. By using Out of the box workflows as well as easy to create custom SharePoint Designer Workflows, Power Users are able to automate processes, avoid repetitive tasks, and boost team productivity. In this course, students will learn what workflows are, the workflows that Microsoft included in SharePoint that can easily be created directly from the SharePoint UI as well as, how to create their own custom workflows using the simple, but powerful, SharePoint Designer tool. This course applies to SharePoint 2010, 2013, 2016, and even SharePoint Online in Office 365, so chances are it applies to your company's SharePoint deployment.

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About the author

Vlad is an Office 365 consultant helping organizations get the most out their Microsoft 365 Digital Workplace. IT Professional at heart, Vlad focuses on helping administrators deploy, manage, automate, and configure governance across services such as SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, and Microsoft Teams. As an author, Microsoft Certified Trainer and recognized international speaker, Vlad has helped over a million IT Professionals and end-users across the globe to better understand and to get the most out of Office 365 and the greater Microsoft 365 platform. Vlad is the author of three SharePoint books published by Apress and over 25 courses on Pluralsight covering Microsoft 365, Azure, and the Power Platform.

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Course Overview
Hello everyone my name is Vlad Catrinescu and I would like to welcome you to my course on Creating a Workflow in SharePoint Designer. Let me present myself, I'm an independent consultant from Montreal, Canada as well as a SharePoint server MVP. Why learn SharePoint designer workflows? Well as you know one of the benefits of SharePoint is business automation using workflows. With SharePoint workflows, you can save both time and money as well as make sure that all your processes are consistent. The best part is that by using SharePoint designer, you don't need to have access to this SharePoint server or have advanced SharePoint knowledge to start automating processes. Some of the major topics that we will include cover out-of-the-box SharePoint workflows, SharePoint designer 2010 mode workflows, SharePoint designer 2013 mode workflows, as well as the integration between SharePoint designer and Microsoft Visio. By the end of this course, you'll be able to create your own awesome workflows in SharePoint. This course applies to users of SharePoint 2010 2013, 2016, as well as SharePoint online. Before beginning this course, the only thing that you need to be familiar with is the basics of SharePoint such as adding a list item, knowing your way around the ribbon, and that's all. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn workflows with the creating a workflow in SharePoint designer course at Pluralsight.