As needed, you can flag recipe steps for review in the recipe panel. You can use flags to set up checkpoints in your recipes, which enable flow users to to evaluate the data, provide inputs, and sign off before jobs are executed based on the recipe.

Examples:

When you flag a step for review:

Limitations

Flag for Review

Steps:

  1. In the Recipe panel, select the step to flag. 
  2. From the Recipe toolbar context menu, select Flag for review
  3. In the Flag for review dialog, enter a valid description and click Flag. A warning icon is displayed over the selected step. You can hover the warning icon to read the description.

  4. The step has been marked for review. 

    NOTE: When one or more steps has been flagged in your recipe, the New Step and Run options are disabled.

The following context menu options are available after you select Flag for review option.

Mark as Reviewed

From the Recipe toolbar context menu, select the required step and select Mark as reviewed. A tick mark is displayed over the reviewed step. 

NOTE: The step is now cleared of the flag. If there are no additional flagged steps, you can add new recipe steps or run jobs for your recipe.

Mark as Pending Review

You can revert the Mark as reviewed flag, by selecting Mark as pending review option. The tick mark is replaced by the warning icon over the selected step.

NOTE: You can toggle between Mark as reviewed and Mark as pending review options to mark the review as complete or to mark the step as pending review. 

Edit Description

You can edit the description by selecting the Edit description option from the context menu.

Tip: You can add hyperlinks as part of the Description value.

Remove Flag

You can select the Unflag for review option from the context menu to remove the step from review.

NOTE: The step is now cleared of the flag. If there are no additional flagged steps, you can add new recipe steps or run jobs for your recipe.