Run Component workflow

Use the Run Component workflow action A tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. to call a Component workflows, that is designed for a common task or sub-process.

For example, many HR processes may involve the task of looking up IDs for employees. In this case, you can set up a child Component workflow for ID lookup and call that child workflow from each relevant HR workflow using this action.

Note: To learn more about Component workflows, complete the Nintex for Office 365 - Extensibility course on Nintex University.

Configure the Run Component Workflow action

In the designer:

  1. Click the Integration action group in the action toolbox.
  2. or

    Type the action name or function in the Search field at the top of the action toolbox.

  1. Drag the Run Component Workflow action to the point where you want to run the Component workflow.

  2. Open the Action configuration window. For steps on how to open the Action configuration window, see Action configuration window.

  3. Select the Component workflow you want to run.
  4. Click Save.

For more information on the fields and buttons, see Run Component workflow action fields, buttons and settings.