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While loops in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflows

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Two types of workflows are available in SharePoint 2013:

The good news is when running SharePoint 2013 Workflows you can create while loops in SharePoint Designer 2013 workflows. Here’s how they look.

Once you’ve opened a site and a list in SharePoint Designer 2013 you can create a new List Workflow:

 

The “Create List Workflow” dialog allows you to select the platform for the workflow – you must select SharePoint 2013 Workflow to enable the loop option:

Now the ribbon will display a new button “Loop” with two available loop:

And so loops can now be added to the workflow:

Joy of joys!  Of course, enabling while loops in SharePoint Designer 2010 is much more difficult – you can find one solution here:  https://nickgrattan.wordpress.com/2010/12/14/while-loops-in-sharepoint-designer-workflows/

 

 

Written by Nick Grattan

July 22, 2012 at 4:40 pm

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  1. […] While loops in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflows […]

  2. […] Confirmed, they are supported but only with Azure Workflows, see: https://nickgrattan.wordpress.com/2012/07/22/while-loops-in-sharepoint-designer-2013-workflows/ Like this:LikeBe the first to like […]


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