Re-assign a workflow task that is not assigned to you

Requirement Allow certain users to re-assign workflow tasks in SharePoint. Challenge SharePoint by default only allows the assignee to re-assign the task. If you try to re-assign a task that is not assigned to you, you get the following message: Task update was not accepted. To edit a task associated with a workflow task process, […]

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Cancel previous version workflows in a list and restart new ones using Powershell

Problem You have multiple running workflows in a list either in ‘pause’ or ‘wait for item change’. You make a modification to the workflow and publish again. All existing running workflows become ‘workflow name (previous version: date – time). The next time someone updates the list item, you end up with 2 running workflows. This […]

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