How to cancel all workflows on a list

  • 7 January 2017
  • 1 reply

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Sometimes I needed to cancel all workflow on a specific list.
The following powershell script will help you to do this.

#Site URL
$web = Get-SPWeb "";
$web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = $true;
#List Name
$list = $web.Lists["ListName"];
# Iterate through all Items in List and all Workflows on Items.        
foreach ($item in $list.Items)
foreach ($wf in $item.Workflows)
#Cancel Workflows       

1 reply

This really should be a ui option on the list. Cancel all errored workflows.