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I have a SPWorkflow object and I want to check if this workflow is running. It's a Sandbox solution so I don't have access to SPWorkflow.SPWorkflowStatus.

I have tried the following:

if (workflow.InternalState != SPWorkflowState.Running)
     // the workflow is not running

but what I get in workflow.InternalState is a list of SPWorkflowState enum values: "Running" and "NotStarted". This doesn't make any sense to me.

It should be a pretty simple thing but just can't get it to work.

Does anyone have the solution to this?

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There should be a column on your list with the same name as the workflow association.
This column should contain a number which represents a status of your workflow. So if this column is set to 2 then your workflow is running.

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As it's a sandbox solution I don't have access to SPWorkflowStatus link –  Høgsdal Nov 2 '12 at 4:22
The column I'm talking about is on the item, you should have access to it. –  eirikb Nov 2 '12 at 6:13
If the item is the workflow I can't see that value on the item. –  Høgsdal Nov 8 '12 at 3:12
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