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Main Steps in Creating a Workflow

Main Steps

The video below describes the main steps in creating a workflow :

  • 1 - Create a new workflow in the Workflow Perspective
  • 2 - Design the workflow in a FlowChart (… more)
    • Drag & drop pages
    • Drag & drop activities and edit their parameters
    • Use comment activity to describe functionalities which will be manually implemented in Javascript (for example, string manipulation)
    • Link these blocks together to describe the process
  • 3 - Set activities on a page (… more)
    • Double-click a page block to edit its activities
    • Add activities on items
    • Change activity parameters
    • Manage the context (… more)
  • 4 - Build the workflow
    • Check the validity of the workflow
    • Manage errors
    • Generate code (… more)

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Main Features of the Flowchart Designer and the PageActivities Designer

This video describes the main features provided by the Flowchart designer and the PageActivities designer:

Features of the Flowchart designer

  • Set links between flowchart blocks
  • Create sub-flowcharts
  • Zoom / Scroll / Resize
  • and more

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Features of the PageActivities Designer

  • Drag & drop an activity from the Activities window
  • Drag & drop a context item from the Context window
  • Drag & drop an item from the Page viewer
  • and more

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Edit Activity Parameters

The video below describes how to set activity parameters :

  • DisplayName
  • Item
  • Context
  • Expression
  • and so on

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