When I start a specific Approval workflow, two tasks are created associated to the first user and a second task is created associated to a second user.

The workflow should not create two tasks associated with the first user, someone can help me with this?

  • WHich workflow are you using? Custom workflow?
    – Aanchal
    Sep 22, 2014 at 14:08
  • I customize a Approval publish workflow 2010 Sep 22, 2014 at 16:58
  • But, the tasks are created in default mode. Sep 22, 2014 at 17:16
  • Check if previous version of workflow is also running on the item.
    – Aanchal
    Sep 23, 2014 at 5:17

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I found that in step "Pending Task" can not update the item, but I needed a flag that controls the moment when the second task is assigned. Put the action "update" in step "Task Completed" and it usually occurred

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