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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(66)
Level
Beginner
Updated
January 30, 2016
Duration
3h 4m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(66)
Level
Beginner
Updated
January 30, 2016
Duration
3h 4m
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.

About the author
About the author

Vlad is a SharePoint and Office 365 Consultant specializing in SharePoint and SharePoint Online deployments as well as hybrid scenarios. As a Pluralsight Author, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and recognized international speaker, Vlad has helped thousands of users and IT Pros across the globe to better understand and to get the most out of SharePoint. Vlad is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in SharePoint since 2013 and has his own blog at www.absolute-sharepoint.com and he often shares his knowledge by speaking at local conferences and community events. Vlad also blogs at CMSWire as well as Computerworld and is often featured in other Microsoft sites such as Redmond Channel Partner. In Addition, Vlad is the recipient of the "Top 25 Office 365 Influencers" award, showcasing him as one of the most influential Office 365 specialists in 2015 demonstrating his expertise and passion for Microsoft's shift towards the cloud in the past years.

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Transcript
Transcript

Hi everyone, my name is Vlad Catrinescu and welcome to my course on Creating a Workflow in SharePoint Designer. I am an Independent Consultant from Montreal Canada and a SharePoint Server MVP.

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 your processes are consistent! The best part is that by using SharePoint Designer, you don’t need to have access to the SharePoint Server or have advanced SharePoint knowledge to start automating processes.

In this course, we are going to learn how to create SharePoint workflows using SharePoint Designer.

Some of the major topics that we will cover include:

  1. Out of the box SharePoint workflows
  2. SharePoint Designer "2010 Mode" Workflows
  3. SharePoint Designer "2013" Mode Workflows
  4. Integration between SharePoint Designer and Microsoft Visio
By the end of this course you will 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 the course you should be familiar with the basics of SharePoint, 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.