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 Utilities icon tab.
      2. On the Utilities Utilities icon tab, drag the Update Parent Process Data Update Parent Process Data icon 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 Initial Attributes icon.

Procedure

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

    Name

    Function:
    The name of a variable you want to connect with the subprocess.
    Accepted Values:
    One line of text with no spaces.
    Default Value:
    None

    Value

    Function:
    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:
    Yes
  2. If you want to add more process data variables, click Add (+).

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