Workflow Short – Personalizing Workflow Component Defaults

I use the Embedded Rule Model a lot.  Excessively so.  Although configuring it takes only a few actions, after personalizing the component, all I need to do is drag and drop and it’s ready to use.

In my environment, I’ve done the same for the Hanging Path Trigger component, among others.

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Click to enlarge. Before: Hanging Path Trigger. After: Catch All.

It’s very simple to do; drag a component out to the canvas, configure it the way you want, then right-click the component and “Save as Default Configuration”.

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You can configure the internal model of some components as well.  I’ve pre-configured my Embedded Rule Model component with the usual paths I need for my projects.

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Click to enlarge.

Hopefully this helps speed and ease development for you, if only a bit.

To reset the component back to the defaults, just delete the personalization like so:

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Featured Components

Embedded Rule Model

Hanging Path Trigger


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