HowTo: Use GXflow Entry Point User Control

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This user control is used to embed any of the GXflow components in the generated applications.

How to Install It

Unzip the GXflowEntryPoint.zip file in the UserControls folder. Execute GeneXus with /install and open GeneXus.

Note: You can find the zip here: <GeneXusX>\Packages\GXPM\Extra, where <GeneXusX> is the GeneXus installation folder. The UserControls folder is in the GeneXus installation folder.

Using the control

To use the GXflow Entry Point control, drag the control from the toolbox to a Web Panel and you will get the following:

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To use the control, change at least the following properties:

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  • Set the EntryPoint property to the desired GXflow component.
  • Set the Connection group with a valid username and password, or set a Workflow session with a valid username or password as shown below:

&Session.Set('WorkflowUser','<Workflow_User>')
&Session.Set('WorkflowPassword','<Workflow_User_Password>')
&Session has webSession type.

Then, when executing your WebPage using the control, you should get the GXflow component within your application:

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Control Properties

Notes

  • This User Control is included in the GXflow U3 Preview #1 or higher version. Check the SAC # 26110 for more information.

  • Remember that "GXflowEntryPointUC.ProcessInstanceId  = <value>" only applies to "History" entry point. 

Troubleshooting

If loading an XPZ fails with "error: User control 'GXflowEntryPoint' is used by some object(s) but is not installed in this GeneXus instance. Please install it and retry." install this User Control. (keyword: gxflowentrypoint )