Workflow State - Modifying sequence

I wanted to find out whether or not modifying the sequence of workflows (specifically ORDLINE) would affect pre-existing Work orders. I was going to add in a step after ‘in process’ but before ‘completed’…

@regisphilbin - It shouldnt affect past work orders’ workflow history, no. Should be safe.

What about current, live Work Orders? If i re-sequence the order number within the workflow states, does the actual “State” or “Order Num” stay with the Work order?


I would be nervous to delete or re-sequence workflow states. Generally speaking, it’s safe to add workflow states, but if you are deleting or re-sequencing, you may end up with orphaned data, or work orders with history or current status in states that no longer exist.

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