Assign a task

Use the Assign a task actionA tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. to assign a taskBusiness owners are able to use Workflow tracking in My Nintex to view all workflows they are business owners of, and view all their workflow instances. and direct subsequent workflow logic based on the response.

The workflow sends the task to the recipient and then pauses until an outcome is applied. When you configure an Assign a task action, you choose between Express approval or Form-based task types.

Note: The Express approval and Assign a task actions have now been consolidated into one Assign a task action, which you can configure with different task types. Read the Assign a task FAQ here.

See how to implement this action in a step-by-step solution: Automate your document approvals.

Before you start 

Configure the Assign a task action