Specifying a transaction as externally-triggered

You can create an externally-triggered extended transaction.

About this task

To create an externally-triggered extended transaction:


  1. Open the Applications Manager and select the application that you want.
  2. In the Process Modeling window, select the Order, Load, or General tab to view the corresponding process modeling tree for that base document type.
  3. In the Process Types swimlane, right-click on the applicable process type and choose Model Process. The Repository Details window and work area display for the corresponding process type.
  4. Choose the Transactions tab.
  5. From the Transaction Details window, choose the Externally Triggered tab.
  6. Check "This transaction is triggered from external systems" to indicate that this in an externally-triggered transaction.
  7. From the Services Triggering This Transaction list, choose the Create New icon. The Service List pop-up window displays.
  8. Select the services that trigger the transaction and choose the Add Service to Transaction icon. The services are added to the Services Triggering This Transaction list.
  9. Continue to enter information in the applicable transaction fields. Refer to Table 1 for field level descriptions.
  10. Choose the Save icon.