Or activity

An activity that merges multiple process branches into one branch. You can specify if successful completion of one of task cancels the activities in other branches of the process, or whether some or all activities can continue.



Configure the Or activity

To configure the Or activity, do the procedure in this topic.

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 Common Common icon tab.
      2. On the Common Common icon tab, drag the Or Or icon activity onto your process.
    • Change an activity:
      1. In your process, double-click your activity.

Procedure

  1. Complete the fields on the General Configuration screen.

    For more information, refer to Configure General Options for a System Activity.

  2. Click Configuration Configuration icon
  3. Configure the Or activity options on the Configuration screen.

    For more information, refer to Select Activities to Cancel for the Or activity.

  4. (Optional) Click Advanced Advanced icon > E-mail Notifications E-mail Notifications icon.

    For more information, refer to Configure E-mail Notifications for Any Activity.

General Configuration

Specifies the common information for a system activity.

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Fields

Field Name Definition

Display Name

Function:
Specifies the activity name that shows in your process.
Accepted Values:
One line of text that can have spaces.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No
Example:
Refer to:

Description

Function:
Specifies an optional text description for your activity.
Accepted Values:
More than one line of text.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No

Configuration

Specifies the activities to cancel when the process enters the Or activity.

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Fields

Field Name Definition

All Human Tasks

Function:
Cancels the nearest incoming human task activities.
Accepted Values:
  • Selected - Specifies that the nearest incoming human activities are cancelled.
  • Deselected - Specifies that all the activities continue to run.
Default Value:
Deselected

All System Activities

Function:
Cancels the nearest incoming system activities.
Accepted Values:
  • Selected - Cancels the nearest incoming system activities.
  • Deselected - All system activities continue.
Default Value:
Deselected

Specific Activities

Function:
Cancels the selected activities.
Accepted Values:
  • Selected - Specifies that the selected activities are cancelled.
  • Deselected - Does not specify activities to cancel. You can select other options to specify activities to cancel by type.
Default Value:
Deselected

Activity Name

Function:
Specifies the list of activities that can be canceled.
To Open this Field:
  1. On the Configuration window, click Specific Tasks.
Accepted Values:
A task name displayed in the list.
Default Value:
None

Type

Function:
Shows the activities that can be canceled.
To Open this Field:
  1. On the Configuration window, click Specific Tasks.
Accepted Values:
An activity shown in the list.
Default Value:
None