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Process Builder: Waiting Flow Interviews: Provide Better Information

Process Builders & Workflow

When time-based workflows are triggered, we can monitor when they are scheduled to actual perform their actions using the Setup...Monitor...Time-Based Workflow page.  We can see the workflow rule, the actual record that triggered the workflow, and most importantly when it will fire.
Scheduled Actions for the Process Builder show up under their own monitoring page, Setup...Create...Flows...Paused and Waiting Interviews. This new Section displays the name of the Process that has a scheduled action, when it was triggered and if you want to count the number of criteria in your process, you can figure out when action is supposed to fire.  Two key pieces of information are missing: \
1. The name of the record caused that caused the Process to fire.
2. The date when the Action is actually scheduled to fire.

It's nearly impossible to test/troubleshoot scheduled Processes so please add this information to the Waiting Flow Interviews page. (And how about including the Criteria name instead of myWait_myRule_1)


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  • Jason Teller - 6 months ago

    Thank you all for your feedback on ways to improve our product. Our current investments into making Lightning Flow an awesome product result in a number of tradeoffs. In this case, while our team investigated potential solutions since Lightning Flow includes Process Builder, the new schemas required to persist and access this data mean that it's not on our short term roadmap.
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