Dependencies are lost when replacing a Task in a Workflow

Document ID : KB000087622
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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After replacing a Task in a Workflow by either drag and drop or via the context menu, "Dependencies" in the Task properties are lost.

Investigation

In a Workflow there is a Task with "Dependencies" in the Task Properties.

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Replace this Task using drag and drop or via a right click, "Replace Task". After the replace, check the "Dependencies" again. They are lost, see the yellow pop-up in the screenshot below and compare it to the one above.

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Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: A problem has been fixed where dependencies of a Task in a Workflow are lost, when it is replaced by another Task
Resolution:
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automation Engine 12.0. - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.3 - Available
Automation Engine 11.1.5 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Manually recreating the dependencies in the Workflow.