Sharing my approach and knowledge of setting up a SharePoint 2013 development server with Workflow Manager 1.0. There are many step by step guides on installing and configuring Workflow Manager 1.0; however, this is from a topology point of view as well as areas of validating the setup.
Using SharePoint Designer 2013, I create and publish a simple custom workflow (2013 platform). I get the following within the error message: "There was no endpoint listening at net.pipe://localhost/SecurityTokenServiceApplication/appsts.svc that could accept the message." Background: I am able to browse to http://localhost:32843/SecurityTokenServiceApplication/securitytoken.svc with no issues or errors showing. I have installed Worfklow Manager (and update) on a WFE server … Continue reading SharePoint Designer 2013 | Publishing 2013 Workflow Error
Requirements & Business Scenario Customize Out-of-the-box (OOTB) Publishing Workflow Globally Reusable workflow Hide some Initiation form fields Modify the Approvers field to be more simply such that the ‘Assignment Stage’ does not show up Deploy workflow to be used across large site hierarchy (2 levels below root, > 30 sub sites) About the “Publishing Approval … Continue reading SharePoint Designer Walkthrough: “Copy & Modify” Publishing Workflow