This topic applies to Windows Workflow Foundation 4 (WF4).

This sample demonstrates how to write a custom activity that creates a bookmark to receive external input. The sample also includes a basic console application that uses the custom activity in a workflow and shows how to discover and resume bookmarks associated with a running workflow instance. For more information about bookmarks, see Bookmarks.

To set up, build, and run the sample

  1. Open the Bookmarks.sln sample solution in Visual Studio 2010.

  2. To build the solution, press CTRL+SHIFT+B.

  3. To run the sample, press CTRLl + F5.

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