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Running processes

Install plentyBase

You need plentyBase to create and run processes in the plentymarkets back end. You can download the installation files for plentyBase in the plentyMarketplace.

Once you’ve finished creating a process under Setup » Processes, you’ll be able to run it in the Processes menu.

1. Running a process

Proceed as described below to run a process. Note that you can only see those processes that have been assigned to your user account or that have been assigned to your role.

Visibility of the Processes menu

Admin users are automatically allowed to access the Processes menu and run the processes in this menu. Backend users need to be granted this right. Go to Setup » Settings » User » Rights » User. Open the user account. In the Rights area, place a check mark next to the menu visibility Processes.

Running a process:

  1. Open the Processes menu.
    → The available processes are displayed.

  2. Click on a process.
    → The process is displayed and it has the status Waiting.

  3. Click on Start.
    → The process starts.
    → Bars in the Work steps tab show the progress of the individual process steps.
    → Depending on the process, input may be required from the user.

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