I suggest you ....

Make it easier/possible to update Managed Metadata fields in SharePoint Designer workflows

Right now, trying to update a Managed Metadata field in a SharePoint 2013 workflow is almost a nightmare. It use to be that you could pass a string in a particular format (ex. "ID;#Label;GUID") but now you have to build a Dictionary object. And sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't.

Please stop this madness. I would recommend a new workflow action like "Set *this managed metadata field* to *this term*" or perhaps enhancing the "Set *this item*" action in some way.

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