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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Application Design by Mahender Pal

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Working with custom workflows

Microsoft CRM 2011 provides a very rich OOB workflow UI designer that we can use to create our workflow, to implement our business logic. But if there is a complex requirement that cannot be implemented using the OOB workflow, we can create a custom workflow. We have two options to create a custom workflow; we can either write a custom workflow assembly or we can create a custom XAML workflow. In our sample application, we are going to write a custom workflow assembly. You can refer to http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg309458.aspx to create a custom XAML workflow.

We can use Windows Workflow Foundation to create the custom workflow activities. Windows Workflow Foundation provides us with an activity library, ...

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