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RuntimeServiceAddDelegation Method

Creates a new delegation for the current user.

Namespace:  Advantys.Workflow.Web.Services.Processes.Runtime
Assembly:  Advantys.Workflow.Web.Services.Processes.Runtime (in Advantys.Workflow.Web.Services.Processes.Runtime.dll) Version: (
public int AddDelegation(
	int processId,
	int participantId,
	int delegateUserId


Type: SystemInt32
ID of the process.
Type: SystemInt32
ID of the participant.
Type: SystemInt32
ID of the delegate user.

Return Value

Type: Int32
The delegation ID (int).

This method doesn't allow to create delegation for another user, please refer to the Advantys.Workflow.Web.Services.Processes.Design web services for creating delegation for a specific user.

Optional Parameters.
These parameters can be used in the query string or as parameters of the SOAP headers (see examples for more information).

beginDate (DateTime)Delegation begins at the specified local date time.
endDate (DateTime)Delegation ends at the specified local date time.
notifyDelegate (boolean)Notify by email the delegate user.

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- Return the ID of the delegation created for the connected user, the ID process #1, the ID participant #1, and the delegate user #1:<br />http://yourserver:port/wfgen/ws/ProcessesRuntime.asmx/AddDelegation?processId=1&participantId=1&delegateUserId=1

This HTTP GET sample returns the ID of the delegation created for the connected user, the ID process #1, the ID participant #1, and the delegate user #1.
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;

namespace ConsoleApplication1
  class Program
    static void Main(string[] args)
        // Variables
        System.Net.HttpWebRequest httpWebReq = null;    // Http web request object
        System.Net.HttpWebResponse httpWebResp = null;  // Http web response object
        System.IO.StreamReader myReader = null;         // To read response stream
        string url = string.Empty;                      // URL of the web method of the API
        string response = null;                         // string used to display response

        // Call the Web Service API method (replace yourserver and port with your hostname)
        url = "http://yourserver:port/wfgen/ws/ProcessesRuntime.asmx/AddDelegation?processId=1&participantId=1&delegateUserId=1";

        // Prepare the request
        httpWebReq = (System.Net.HttpWebRequest)System.Net.WebRequest.Create(url);
        httpWebReq.Method = "GET";
        httpWebReq.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
        httpWebReq.ContentType = "text/xml; charset=utf-8";

        // Gets the stream associated with the response
        httpWebResp = (System.Net.HttpWebResponse)httpWebReq.GetResponse();
        myReader = new System.IO.StreamReader(httpWebResp.GetResponseStream());
        response = myReader.ReadToEnd();

        // Display the XML in the console

This SOAP example returns the ID of the delegation created for the connected user, the ID process #1, the ID participant #1, and the delegate user #1.
This delegation begins the 07/01/2010 at 7am and ends the 08/01/2010 at 7am.
The delegate user will be notified by email.
A web reference at has been added in the project.
using System;
using System.Data;
using System.Configuration;
using System.Collections;
using System.Web;
using System.Web.Security;
using System.Web.UI;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts;
using System.Web.UI.HtmlControls;
using System.Net;
using System.Xml;
using System.Xml.Xsl;
using com.mycompany.www;
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public partial class _Default : System.Web.UI.Page
    protected RuntimeService myRuntimeService = null;
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    protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
        AddDelegationHeader myAddDelegationHeader = null;
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        // Settings and parameters
        myAddDelegationHeader = new AddDelegationHeader();
        myAddDelegationHeader.BeginDate = new DateTime(2010,7,1,7,0,0);
        myAddDelegationHeader.EndDate = new DateTime(2010,8,1,7,0,0);
        myAddDelegationHeader.NotifyDelegate = true;

        // Set NetworkCredentials with the credentials of the current connected user
        myRuntimeService = new RuntimeService();
        myRuntimeService.AddDelegationHeaderValue = myAddDelegationHeader;
        myRuntimeService.Credentials = CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
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        // Call the Web Service API method
        TextBox1.Text = myRuntimeService.AddDelegation(1,1,1).ToString();
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