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    Initiate Workflow on item creation email enabled list

    Status: Pending Clean Up

    TOPIC
    When a customer wants to kick off a workflow created by an incoming email.
    INSTRUCTIONS
    1) Configure the list or library so that items can be created via email
    https://sharepoint.rackspace.com/sha...cument-library
    2) Run the following powershell command 
     $spWebService = [Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPWebService]::ContentService
     $spWebService.DeclarativeWorkflowAutoStartOnEmailEnabled = $true
     $spWebService.Update()
    3) Configure the workflow to kick off on item creation with no conditions.
    4) Send an email to the email address created when enabling it for incoming email

    Once the email makes it into sharepoint the item is created and the workflow will start.
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