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  Asked By: Aiesha    Date: Jan 11    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1748

I have a straight forward workflow with step 1 - I have also checked
auto start when new item is created and if changes occur.

I received the new request created email - I then have step 2 - if the
status field changes I have email being sent to reflect the change -
when I completed the item it sent me a new request has been created and
also email that the request is completed. I really should only receive
the completed email Why would I get new request email in step 2.



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Alexis Ellis     Answered On: Jan 11

You get two emails because one is being sent from the workflow  that
started when the item  was created, and is still running because its now
step 2 of that original workflow. But you also get an email  because the
item has changed. You now have two separate workflow instances running
on the same item.

Answer #2    Answered By: Percy Beach     Answered On: Jan 11

I have combined all into the Step 1 and its working
as it should. I noticed when I add the date completed  into the body
of the workflow  email it is add the time and I really don't want the
time just the date - can I add @date(insert field  code)...I will give
this a try....

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