im getting this error when i try to Disable site feature ExpirationWorkflow .

Feature 'c85e5759-f323-4efb-b548-443d2216efb5' is not active ated at this scope. At line:1 char:18

when i try to enable it's give me feature is alrady enable for site ??

  • Have u checked it from Site that it is not actiavted ? – Pushpendra Sep 4 '13 at 2:04

seems its a issue with Sp migration 2007 to 2010 ?? and it's can be fix doing below steps .

1.open the site collection in SharePoint Designer 2010, in the Navigation section, click on All Files, then click on _catalogs.

2.Check whether there’s wfpub list or folder. If it is a folder, delete it,

3.then run the below PowerShell commands: $site = Get-SPSite

Disable-SPFeature -Url $site.URL -Identity Workflows -Confirm:$false

Disable-SPFeature -Url $site.URL -Identity OffWFCommon -Confirm:$false

Enable-SPFeature -Url $site.URL -Identity OffWFCommon

Enable-SPFeature -Url $site.URL -Identity Workflows

working all good for my site collection cheers.


Use Force parameter like this:

Enable-SPFeature –identity "c85e5759-f323-4efb-b548-443d2216efb5" -URL http://somesite -Force

  • He is trying to disable a Site Feature, and you are giving Powershell command to Enable a feature! :/ – Arsalan Adam Khatri Sep 4 '13 at 6:20
  • Read the post carefully...he also questioned..when i try to enable it's give me feature is alrady enable for site ?? So i answered this part. – Pushpendra Sep 4 '13 at 6:34
  • Read my comment above..as well – Pushpendra Sep 4 '13 at 6:35
  • So you are saying that your answer isn't complete? Or am I missing something? – Arsalan Adam Khatri Sep 4 '13 at 6:37
  • Yeap...Whatever I was able to help I did... – Pushpendra Sep 4 '13 at 7:53

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