To manage the life cycle of your processes or process activities of your eSpace you're provided with Process Extended Actions and Process Activities Extended Actions. You can find them under your processes and process activities in the Processes Layer of the eSpace Tree.

Execute a Process Extended Action or Process Activity Extended Action

  1. In the Processes Layer of the eSpace Tree, simply drag the Extended action of the process or process activity and drop it on the action flow.

An extended action has:

Input parameters

Instantiated when the action is invoked, through the Arguments property of the Launch<Process Name> element.

Output parameters

You can use the output parameters of the Launch<Process Name> process extended action in one of the following ways:

Example: after using the LaunchPayment action for the Payment process you can use LaunchPayment.Id to access the launched process identifier.

Example: when editing an expression in the Expression Editor, the Scope Tree lists the  Locals folder.

The extended actions for the process and process activities are the following:


Extended Action



Launch<Process Name>

Launches an instance of the Process. Learn more about Launch Process Action.

Human Activity

Close<Human Activity Name>

Closes a Human Activity. Learn more about Close Human Activity Action.


Close<Wait Name>

Closes a Wait activity. Learn more about Close Wait Action.

Conditional Start

Start<Conditional Start Name>

Starts a Conditional Start activity. Learn more about Start Conditional Start Action.

See Also

Designing Processes | About Processes | Action Flow Toolbox