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My question is about Sharepoint. I create a workflow via Sharepoint designer, and "Assign a To-do Item" in it. When workflow start it doesn't send any notifications via email. But when I add "Send email" step it sends email. I checked workflows task list options. The option " Send e-mail when ownership is assigned? " is true. What is the problem ? Please help

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Try "Collect data from user" instead of assign a task step. For more information check… – alam235 Sep 28 '12 at 6:50
Thank you for your answer, I'll try it as alternate solution, but I need "Assign a To-do Item" step – ali Sep 28 '12 at 6:55
Anybody? .... :) – ali Oct 1 '12 at 6:00
am i reading this correctly that the expected behavior is that it does, but in your case you find it does NOT send the email? – April Drake May 17 '13 at 22:43

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