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Status Needs more information
Workspace Blueworks Live
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 1, 2022

Process Summary - Systems and Participants

The Process Summary screen is helpful and as another idea suggested it might be useful to split this into Process overview and Activity Detail for better clarity.

One significant element that appears to be missing from the Process Summary view is the list of Systems included in the Process and List of Participants. These being summarised would make this much greater, especially for those with Viewer access only.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jul 26, 2022

    @Sudheer Please see screenshot attached with my thoughts, so two new roll up categories for 'Systems' and 'Participants' they should just summarise a list of the systems and the names of the Swimlanes/Participant names used in that Blueprint.

    Also, all sections on this screen are rolled up from the activities in the Blueprint, with the exception of Description which is from the process as a whole. So maybe that Description section should be at the very top of this screen under the process name and the rest of the sections follow as they relate to the activities and detail entered.

    Does this help?

  • Admin
    Sudheer Kareem
    Jul 26, 2022

    Hi Simon,

    Appreciate if you can provide more information on how you would like to see this on the screen. Could you share some screenshots for better understanding

    Thanks,

    Blueworks Team