Change a Parent Process with Data from a Subprocess

To change a parent process with data from a subprocess, do the procedure in this topic.

Specify Initial Attributes Screen

Good to Know

How to Start

  1. On the Application Explorer screen, do one of these:
  2. Do one of these:
    • Add an activity:
      1. In the Process Builder, in the Activity Library, open the Utilities tab.
      2. On the Utilities tab, drag the Update Parent Process Data activity onto your process.
    • Change an activity:
      1. In your process, double-click your activity.
  3. On the Specify Initial Attributes screen, click Initial Attributes .


  1. On the Specify Initial Attributes screen, complete these fields as necessary.
    Field Name Definition


    The name of a variable you want to connect with the subprocess.
    Accepted Values:
    One line of text with no spaces.
    Default Value:


    The value in the child process to associate with the variable in the parent process.
    Accepted Values:
    An XML variable in the subprocess.
    Default Value:
    System.String - Indicates that AgilePoint system accepts the values as String data type only. In itself, this is not a valid value.
    Accepts Process Data Variables:
  2. If you want to add more process data variables, click Add (+).

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