Process editing aids
You can simplify the drawing of your process diagram by
performing these tasks:
can copy any element or multiple elements that include operations,
routes, events, gateway elements, activity elements, and annotation
elements from your process diagram to the same process or to another
If your selection includes a start point event
and you try to copy it to the same process diagram, everything will
be copied except the start point event. This is because you can
only have one start point of an event type in each process diagram. If
you want to copy a branch, see
Adding, editing, deleting, and copying branches
Copy an element:
In the process diagram, select the
element to copy.
Perform one of the following actions to copy and paste an
(Optional) Click the process editor tab of the process diagram
where the element is to be copied.
In the process diagram, click the location where the element
is to be copied.
You can select multiple elements
using one of the following methods:
Changing the magnification of process diagrams
the zoom tool to increase or decrease the magnification of a process diagram.
Click the plus sign button
increase the magnification.
Click the minus sign button
decrease the magnification.
Drag the slider or click on the scale to increase or decrease
You can click on an activity in the process editor, to
see the variables that are referenced by that activity displayed
in blue text in the Variable view. Similarly, you can select a variable
in the Variable view, to see the activities that are reference by
that variable highlighted in blue in the process editor.