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    Philip
    Use a timer shape from the Common stencil category. This shape allows to delay further processing of a workflow by configuring time in various units (Month, Week, Day, Hour, Minute, Second)
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    neville gordon bradbury

    are we able to use the timer shape for a tasks such as a web service and if it doesnt come back in the first attempt we can do a number of retries before we move to another path?

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    Ron Hall

    Absolutely.  This is commonly done with digital signatures.  You send the request and then go into a timer loop waiting for a response.  At any point in the loop, you can introduce logic to exit the loop if things have gone on too long.

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    Nik

    This was also helpful in a looped subprocess when looping through a repeating subform value when the value was evaluated within the subprocess instance. Otherwise the 'Next Loop' would put in the next value to quickly. Just a 10 second wait was needed before 'Next Loop'.

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