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Forms Workflow Processes

Using Forms Within Workflow Processes
cDevWorkflow Version 8.1 offers several new workflow steps for handling form-related operations within a workflow process. The following steps are provided:
Using the Instantiate Form step within a Workflow Process
Let’s use the Forms Workflow Definition “TestMainForm” that we created in our last blog. The Form Definition looks like this:

To begin, […]

Dynamic Workflow Forms – Version 8.1

Workflow Forms Definitions – Build and manage Dynamic Form definition
Workflow Forms Instances – Build and manage Dynamic Form instances
Workflow Forms Steps – Use form steps to perform form actions within workflow instances
Sub-Forms – Embed workflow forms within forms
Detail Data Rows – Add any number of detail data rows within the form
Form Field visibility – […]

Definition Rendering Version 6.2

Increased performance for the workflow definition rendering engine
Upgrade to DevExpress controls 2.7
Upgrades to the Workflow Designer

Workflow Designer Version 6.0

Workflow Designer enhancements
Additional Workflow Designer tools

Subworkflow Process Version 5.7

subworkflow process  definition list is sorted
subworkflow process, if the child fails, makes the parent workflow fail
Instance API now able to save input variable values for re-executing
Configuration Manager instance list now uses paging
Configuration Manager definition list now uses paging
Instance image is now able to render execution path only
UI controls are upgraded to DevExpress 12.2.6

Workflow Performance Testing

Workflow performance testing is the best way to insure you have optimized the companies bpm workflow performance.
Workflow Performance Testing is a routine but necessary part of the Business Process Management (BPM) process.  Resulting from our years of building simple to complex workflows for many large biotechnology and pharmaceutical organizations, performance testing is a way of […]

DevExpress Version 5.5

Upgraded the UI controls to DevExpress 12.2
Changed Configuration Manager status to update on page load
Define variables on the Workflow designer toolbar
Added wait image for the rendered workflow instance image
Fixed the step to access other return values
Performance improvements to the designer load code
Added wait image for the rendered execution view
Updated API to provide line colors
Updated […]

Expression Evaluation Version 5.3

Expression Evaluation performance improvement
Workflow analysis
Sorted typed collection for storing variables
Define variables that apply to all definitions
Instance variables get defaults values at startup
User session time out set to 30 minutes
Various engine performance improvements
Improvements to expression evaluation

SQL Variables Version 5.2

SQL Variables function updated – fixed return value
Performance improvements for copy definition
Performance improvements for workflow instancing
Render instance image with hot spots
Generate image maps for workflow
Specify font colors and sizes for step labels
Specify font colors and sizes for link return values
Email test tool
Variables sorted alphabetical order

Enterprise Service Bus Heart Beat Monitor Version 5.0

Enterprise Service bus heart beat monitor
Link context menu to remove the link
Link color coding
Popup windows for functionality
Button icons
Rich text data type
Workflow service heart beat monitor
Enterprise Service bus heart beat monitoring
Expression evaluation tool
Fix for variable case