DriveWorks Pro 18: Invoke Transition on Existing Specification [send feedback...]

Invoke Transition on Existing Specification

This Specification Flow Task will Transition an existing Specification.


Property NameDescription
Specification IdThe Id of the Specification to Transition.
Transition NameThe name of the Transition to run. The target State cannot be a Running State.
TitleChanges the Title (not the name) of the Task.
Ensure that the DriveWorks user running this Task has permissions to access the Specification and start the Transition.


When this task is added the properties are static by default.
See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property to enable rules to be built on these properties.

Property NameExample ruleExample resultMeaning
Specification IdSpecificationIDReturn7Performs the selected Transition on Specification 7 of the current Project.
Transition NameTransitionReturnSaveDriveWorks will move the selected Specification along the Save Transition of the current State in the Specification Flow, if no Save Transition exists no Transition will be performed.

Using the Task in a Specification Macro

This task has different types of Outputs. For more information about Outputs see Specification Macros Task Node.

Outputs are only available within Specification Macros. Currently Outputs are not available for Specification Flow.

Status Outputs

This task does not currently support Status Output Navigation.

Please check the Specification Report for details of Success/Warnings/Failure.

See Also

Specification Flow Security

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