Workflow has to start automatically when an item is created in the SharePoint list. After that it has to copy the record and add five times into the same list. Problem that I faced it executing (coping) indefinitely, I am just trying to stop the execution after the fifth time, but I couldn’t is there any possibility achieve this scenario. Thanks in advance
Your problem is that each time the workflow runs it creates 5 copies, which each triggers the workflow which create 5 copies, which each triggers the ...
You have two options, but both require an extra field:
Number 2 is the one that performs best and may also give the benifit of telling which item this is a copy of.