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If you have 3 site collection reusable workflows on a content type can one start one of the others?

Question asked by maxmanzero on Apr 20, 2016
Latest reply on May 3, 2016 by maxmanzero

It would appear as if this is not possible.


I have 3 site collection reusable workflows associated with a content type and I want the first one to run when a list item is added, but then it will

run a switch statement and pick one of the other 2 workflows to run based on the inserted item's data.


I am aware that you can already use a conditional start which makes this need moot, but I am currently working on a special configuration case which

breaks this functionality. Until that case is resolved I need a workaround and I was hoping I could just to the described above, but the Workflow to start field

doesn't populate when I configure the start workflow block.


As I said at the beginning I don't think what I want to do is possible, but I need someone with more background to tell me it isn't so I can go fight with management =)