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Helper II

prevent editing of item if workflow running

I am trying to prevent users from editing items if the workflows are running.


I have 5 workflows that run after each change to the item.  I added a field called "Workflow Status" and set it to "Active" at the beginning of each workflow and "Inactive" at the bottom.


Any suggestions on how to do this?



Super User III
Super User III


Your could use a pop up 

1. OnVisible Set a variable:

 UpdateContext( { active: false} ) 

2. Insert a rectangle (enlarge it to cover screen)

3. Set the visible of the rectangle to:


4. On the button to start the flow: 

UpdateContext( { active: true } ) ;Yourflow();UpdateContext( {active: false} ) 


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