Profile picture for user Damian Gawlowski

Does anybody know how to create a cancel event?

I have tried but the cancel event is always disabled (see below).

First, as a normal End Event...

Then, as an Intermediary Event as an exception on a process...

As an End Event after an Intemediary Event...

Within a Sub-Process...

I would really like to know when this element IS enabled?

Thanks

by Sascha Schneider
Posted on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 10:25

Hi,

have you tried to place the Cancel Event into a Subprocess of type Transaction?

It is only allowed in this context - this is one of the strict rules of the BPMN 2.0 specification).

 

0
by Damian Gawlowski Author
Posted on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 12:08

Hi Sascha,

Thanks for your feedback. Success, I have managed to get the Cancel END event to work by placing it WITHIN the Transaction Subprocess (see below). I had tried the end event with a transaction subprocess before thinking that there might be a BPMN 2 rule around transactions and cancel events but didn't think to put it IN the subprocess.

To use the Cancel Intermedairy Event, it would appear that the only way this can be done is placing the Cancel Intermediary Event on the boundry of a Transaction Subprocess (see below).

Thanks again for your help.

0

Featured achievement

Rookie
Say hello to the ARIS Community! Personalize your community experience by following forums or tags, liking a post or uploading a profile picture.
Recent Unlocks
  • SS
  • MZ
  • Profile picture for user kbiront
  • Profile picture for user Tony Iliev
  • Profile picture for user amandeep.7.singh
  • PacMan

Leaderboard

|
icon-arrow-down icon-arrow-cerulean-left icon-arrow-cerulean-right icon-arrow-down icon-arrow-left icon-arrow-right icon-arrow icon-back icon-close icon-comments icon-correct-answer icon-tick icon-download icon-facebook icon-flag icon-google-plus icon-hamburger icon-in icon-info icon-instagram icon-login-true icon-login icon-mail-notification icon-mail icon-mortarboard icon-newsletter icon-notification icon-pinterest icon-plus icon-rss icon-search icon-share icon-shield icon-snapchat icon-star icon-tutorials icon-twitter icon-universities icon-videos icon-views icon-whatsapp icon-xing icon-youtube icon-jobs icon-heart icon-heart2 aris-express bpm-glossary help-intro help-design Process_Mining_Icon help-publishing help-administration help-dashboarding help-archive help-risk icon-knowledge icon-question icon-events icon-message icon-more icon-pencil forum-icon icon-lock