Process Task Link Component

Function

a!processTaskLink( label, task, showWhen, openLinkIn )

Defines a link to a process task. Links can be used in charts, grids, hierarchy browsers, images, link fields, milestones, pickers, and rich text.

See also:

Parameters

Name Keyword Types Description

Label

label

Text

Text displayed as the link name the user clicks on.

Task

task

Task

ID of the process task to use as the address of the link.

Visibility

showWhen

Boolean

Determines whether the component is displayed on the interface. When set to false, the component is hidden and is not evaluated. Default: true.

Open Link In

openLinkIn

Text

(Browser-Only) Determines where the linked content should open. Valid values: "SAME_TAB" (default), "NEW_TAB".

Usage considerations

Retrieving task IDs

  • To retrieve task IDs, use the Execute Process Report Smart Service and pull from the column that returns the list of IDs.

Examples

Copy and paste an example into the INTERFACE DEFINITION in EXPRESSION MODE to see it displayed.

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a!processTaskLink(
  label: "Approval Task",
  task: 1
)

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this SAIL component's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Incompatible
Offline Mobile Incompatible
Custom Record Field Expressions Incompatible
Process Reports Incompatible

You cannot use this function to configure a process report.

Process Events Incompatible

You cannot use this function to configure a process event node, such as a start event or timer event.

The following patterns include usage of the Process Task Link Component.

Open in Github Built: Mon, Nov 21, 2022 (01:53:06 PM)

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