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Setting workstep properties : Defining properties of Adapter worksteps

Defining properties of Adapter worksteps

An adapter workstep is an activity workstep performed by an adapter which runs an external system, remote device, or an application that is on a remote server external to Progress Developer Studio for OpenEdge. You can either create an adapter workstep using a custom adapter or any of the predefined managed adapters (as described in Defining and assigning performers.
Note: Properties view for worksteps in Business Processes have more features than those for Web applications. In the following sections, only Properties view for Custom Adapter worksteps in Business Processes are described, unless otherwise stated.
Click the Adapter workstep to view its properties in the Properties view, which contains five tabs (Adapter worksteps in Web applications contains four tabs).
* Specifying general properties of Adapter workstep
* Using the Dataslots tab of Adapter workstep properties
* Using the Advanced tab of Adapter workstep properties