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Copying approval from Workflow task to List Item.

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I have a system for entering info into sharepoint.  When the info is first entered, the list info is sent to the manager for approval using the workflow approval process.  This work, the email goes through, and then is approved on the workflow, but we have the require content approval checked, and this approval stays on pending.  I am trying to do a look up on the task list, and then approve or reject based on that.  It is not working.  The If statement always is ok, and then it is approved, even if i set reject.  Can anyone help me with this?


For the workflow lookup, the Field Data to Retrieve is

DataSource is the Tasks list for the workflow

Field from source is Approval Status


The Find the list Item is

Field is Workflow Item ID

Value is Current Item:ID


I am using this info to try to pull the approval status of the workflow and then based on

that set the approval of the list item.



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