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Terminating workflows for deleted webs

Question asked by bkuppens on May 25, 2018
Latest reply on Jun 11, 2018 by eharris04

I know you can clean up running workflow instances for deleted items/lists using the SyncTerminatedWorkflows. But I have an issue with another category of running instances....


I'm using the following query to give me running instances:


select siteid, webid, listid,itemid,workflowid,workflowinstanceid
from dbo.workflowinstanceview
where state = 2 and convert(varchar(19),lastactiondate,120) <= @lastactivitydateutc

Using this query, I found a lot of running instances for WEBS which don't exist anymore.


How do you terminate those?


Seems unlikely to me that you can use SyncTerminatedWorkflows for that since I only have a WebID. I don't even have the URL of the web. Is there a way to clean up these instances. I have several thousands of them.