how to find weekends in sharepoint designer workflow

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I have to  send reminder alerts for task not completed but only on weekdays.IF its Friday i need to send alert on Monday.for that i need to check if the current day is weekday or weekend  in sharepoint deisgner workflow
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What version of SharePoint are you using?

Can you attach a screen shot of your workflow?

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I am using assign task action for workflow over due reminder but i want to skip weeknds .I want alerts after due date with interval of 1 day
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I need context, so are you referring to this:

https://code.msdn.microsoft.com/office/SharePoint-2013-workflow-942a5441

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Yes.I am using Assign a task action in which i am using overdue email option with frequeny of 1 day but i dont want the over due to be send on any weeknds .
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I don't have a specific answer to this question, and I am not sure if this is the same type of discussion, but I saw an idea here that might be related to your question:


https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/567279-create-recurring-tasks-in-sharepoint

Step 2:  Fix Due Date to Skip Weekend

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