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How to: Create Workflow Projects

Follow these steps to create a Workflow project using Visual Studio for Windows Workflow Foundation.

To create a workflow project

  1. Start Visual Studio 2008.

  2. On the File menu, point to New, and then select Project.

    The New Project dialog box opens.

  3. In the Project Types pane, select Visual C# projects or Visual Basic projects, and then select Workflow.

  4. In the Templates pane, select one of the installed project templates:

    • Sequential Workflow Console Application
    • Sequential Workflow Library
    • Workflow Activity Library
    • State Machine Workflow Console Application
    • State Machine Workflow Library
    • Empty Workflow Project
  5. In the Name box, enter a descriptive name for your project to make it easy to identify.

  6. In the Location box, enter the directory in which you want to save your project, or click Browse to navigate to the directory.

    If you want a solution directory created for the project, select the Create directory for solution check box and enter a name in the Solution Name box.

  7. Click OK.

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