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Event definition

Attribute: Outputs the type of event in models of BPMN diagram type. Possible values:

  • None
  • Compensation
  • Conditional
  • Error
  • Escalation
  • Message
  • Cancel
  • Multiple
  • Parallel multiple
  • Signal
  • Timer
  • Terminate
  • Link

Depending on whether it is a start, intermediate, or end event, only suitable object symbols are offered when placing an object. For example, you cannot place a start event as an error event.

The type of event is represented by the event symbol.