Run parallel paths

Use the Run parallel paths action A tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. to run multiple branches (paths) of actions simultaneously.

Before you begin: 

  • Understand Variables

  • Understand container actions. You can add actions to create branches such as Branch by stage or to contain other actions such as Action Set that can be collapsed down into a single action high-level view.

Jump to:

Configure the Run parallel paths action

See the Run parallel paths fields, buttons, and settings table for all the configuration fields.

In the Designer page: 

  1. Add the action to the workflow and open the configuration panel.

    1. Find the action in the Logic and flow action group in the action toolbox.
    2. or

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

    1. Drag the Run parallel paths action to the point in the workflow where you want the workflow to branch and run parallel paths.
    2. Click the action to open the configuration panel.
  2. Type in the Branches fields to rename the default branches.
  3. To add another branch, click Add new branch.
  4. Important: 
    • The maximum number of branches you can add is 20.

    • If a Run parallel paths action has child Run parallel paths actions, the combined branches of the parent and child Run parallel paths actions must not exceed 20.