Copy / pasting steps
It is possible to copy and paste workflow steps either by selecting the [...] options button or by right clicking the step:
You can also click and drag to multi-select:
By right-clicking the
+ icon the step(s) can then be pasted to any step - in any workflow in any project.
When you copy a step you also copy the configuration.
This will save you time and effort especially in workflows that need several similar steps.
Some examples for wanting to repeat workflow steps include:
You wish to repeat a set of steps and their configuration in the same workflow.
The same steps are needed in a separate or callable workflow.
You wish to create similar but slightly different steps (paste then edit)
You wish to save steps and their configuration for future use in any workflow.
Choosing a methodCopy
Where you wish to reproduce your workflow step will dictate the best copy / paste method:
You wish to create an identical / similar step within your current workflow either next to or in close proximity to your copied step.
COPY / PASTE Copy
You wish to create an identical / similar step in another section of your workflow. Or within a completely separate workflow
SAVE SNIPPET Copy
You wish to save this step and its configuration for repeated use long term.