Data Model screen

Configures a data model for a process.

Figure: Data Model screen

Data Model screen

Video: Configuring Process Data

Examples

How to Start

  1. Do one of these::
    • In a process, add or change any activity.
    • On the Application Explorer screen, expand [App Name] > Processes.

      Application Explorer screen
      1. Click your process name.

        Application Explorer screen
      2. Do one of these:
        • Click Schema.

          Application Explorer screen
          1. Select Schema.xsd

            Application Explorer screen
          2. Click Edit.

            Application Explorer screen
        • In the content pane, double-click Process Model.
          1. Double-click your process.
          2. Click Form Data Form Data icon.
          3. On the Data screen, in the Data Source, click Edit Edit icon.

Fields

Field Name Definition

Element Type

Function:
Specifies the type of the schema element.
Accepted Values:
  • Element - A basic schema element.
  • SimpleType - A schema element that cannot contain other schema elements.
  • ComplexType - A schema element that contains other schema elements.

Element Name

Function:
Specifies the name of the schema element.
Accepted Values:
One line of text that can have spaces.
Example:
Refer to:

Data Type

Function:
Specifies the data type of the schema element.
Accepted Values:
  • string
  • byte
  • boolean
  • dateTime
  • double
  • decimal
  • float
  • integer
  • long
  • short
Example:
Refer to:

Repeatable

Function:
Specifies if the schema element is repeatable.
Accepted Values:
  • Selected - The schema element is repeatable.
  • Deselected - The schema element is not repeatable.

Delete Delete icon

Function:
Deletes the element.

Add Data Source Add Data Source icon

Function:
Specifies the data source in your data model.

Edit Data Source Edit Data Source icon

Function:
Changes the data source in your data model.

Validate App Schema Validate Application Schema icon

Function:
Makes sure the data model is complete and operates correctly.

This feature can detect some common errors, such as incomplete elements.

View App Schema As XML View Application Schema As XML icon

Function:
Shows a snippet of the XML code made for the element in the box.

Export App Schema As XML Export Application Schema As XML icon

Function:
Lets you download the data model as an XML file.

Import Process Variables From XML Import Process Variables As XML icon

Function:
Uploads the process data variable from your local machine, and adds it to your data model.

Export Process Variables As XML Export Process Variables As XML icon

Function:
Lets you download the process data variables as an XML file.