I am creating task using visual studio workflow 2013, when user uploaded document we starting workflow which create task for group. But current logged in user is not member of that group. Then also he can able to approve the task. As he is creator of task item.

Please suggest me how I can handle this condition

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It looks like you need to create an event handler that updates the permission on the Task everytime the assigned user is changed.

You can check the following to add permissions to your workflow tasks:



  • Second link is not opening, And I am using visual studio workflow 2013 so how we can use "Impersonation Step" in it.
    – Kamlesh
    Jun 13, 2014 at 8:15
  • Second link is working fine. What kind of impersonation you want to use?
    – Aanchal
    Jun 13, 2014 at 10:24
  • I am using Visual Studio Workflow 2013, So I didn't know how to use impersonation in it.
    – Kamlesh
    Jun 16, 2014 at 5:58
  • You can avoid that step, create the workflow and test.
    – Aanchal
    Jun 16, 2014 at 6:17
  • But it required for me,As that what I want to achieve
    – Kamlesh
    Jun 16, 2014 at 6:28

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