Saving a service as a draft

You can save an incomplete service as a draft. This draft can be retrieved for a final save without any necessary validations.

About this task

To save a service as a draft:


  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 Services Tab and select the parent node of the current Service Definition tree.
  5. Configure a service as per the rules detailed in this section.
  6. Choose the Save Draft icon. The service is saved as a draft service.
  7. When you are ready to save it as a complete and functional service, choose the Save icon.
    Note: When you save a service as a draft, any existing drafts for the service are overwritten. When you save the draft as an actual service, any existing services are overwritten.