I'm trying to trigger workflow on document library when new document set is created.

Is it possible to triggered a workflow when Document Set Created/Updated in SharePoint Library?

Please suggest something

  • Yes it is possible.
    – Admin
    Commented Dec 7, 2016 at 6:00

2 Answers 2


Create the Workflow for you Document Library

Set the workflow settings

When Item is created

when Item update/ Change

It will trigger when item create and update.

  • My condition is When Document Set is created in document library. Not when document is uploaded Commented Dec 7, 2016 at 6:21
  • Yes when you create the item in document Library it also work.
    – Admin
    Commented Dec 7, 2016 at 6:32
  • I'm creating Document Set in Library using SharePoint 2010 workflow which is attached to another library Commented Dec 14, 2016 at 16:20

Yes, Create an Item Created Workflow on the document library. Then check the content type of created\uploaded item.

if Content Type equals "Document Set" Put your logic

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