Description of the SharePoint Designer 2010 hotfix package: April 24, 2012


This article describes the issue that is fixed in the Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2010 hotfix package that is dated April 24, 2012.


Issue that this hotfix package fixes

Consider the following scenario:
  • You open a SharePoint site by using SharePoint Designer 2010. 
  • You add the Collect Data from a User action to a workflow on the SharePoint site, and then you add the Person or Group field to the workflow so that you can enter multiple values in the workflow task form.
  • You run the workflow, and then you select more than one user in the workflow task form.
In this scenario, when you select multiple users by using People Picker in the workflow task form, only the first user who you select is submitted to the workflow task form.

More Information

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


To apply this hotfix package, you must have SharePoint Designer 2010 or SharePoint Designer 2010 Service Pack 1 installed.

Restart requirement

You may not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that is listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Download information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Spd-x-none.mspNot Applicable6,885,3765-Apr-124:27

Spd-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime


Download information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Spd-x-none.mspNot Applicable8,502,2725-Apr-124:28
Spd-x-none.msp information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates


Article ID: 2598149 - Last Review: May 2, 2012 - Revision: 1

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