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View Approval Workflow Templates in Portfolio Financials

 Note
The information on this tutorial applies to accounts with Procore's Portfolio Financials product with Approvals enabled. Please reach out to your Procore point of contact for more information. 

Objective

To view approval workflow templates that were created in Portfolio Financials.

Background

Company Admins can create and manage custom approval workflows for reviewing or approving items in Portfolio Financials. These workflows can be simple or complex, and can be used for items such as bids, contracts, budgets, change orders, and invoices. 

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permissions:
    • 'Company Admin' in Portfolio Financials.

Steps

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View Approval Workflow Templates

  1. From the Approval Workflows page, click Templates.
  2. All workflow templates are shown with the following information:
    • Name: The name of the workflow template.
    • Approval Type: The type of approval (Bid/Contract, Budget, Change Order, or Invoice).
    • Buildings: The number of buildings assigned to each workflow template.
    • Approvers: The names of the approvers, in order of approval steps.
       

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View the Template Details Page

  1. From the Templates page, click the workflow you want to view details for.
    template-detail-page.png
  2. View the following information in the Template Details section:
    • Name: The name of the workflow template.
    • Approval Type: The type of approval (Bid/Contract, Budget, Change Order, or Invoice).
    • Active Approvals: The number of approvals that are currently active.
    • Workflow: The names of all users in the approval workflow, in order of the workflow steps. 
  3. View the following information in the Buildings section:
    • Building: The name of the workflow template.
    • Active Approvals: The number of approvals that are currently active.
    • Default Workflow: 'Yes' indicates the template is the default for the building. 'No' indicates the template is not set as default.
    • Project Types: The specific project types that the workflow template is applied to in a building.
       

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View a List of Buildings with Approval Workflows

  1. From the Approval Workflows page, click Buildings.
    buildings-tab-overview.png
  2. The following information is available to view:
    • The number of active approvals for each building is shown in the Active Approvals columns.
    • The following workflow types are shown as columns to indicate the types of workflows that exist for each building:
      Note: An active checkmark  active-checkmark.png  indicates that a workflow exists for the type of item, while an inactive checkmark  inactive-checkmark.png  indicates there are no workflows.
      • Bid/Contract Workflows
      • Budget Workflows 
      • Change Order Workflows
      • Invoice Workflows
         

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