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3477457 - Error in Process Governance when executing a workflow script


SAP Signavio Process Governance script throwing error: [SPMError: An error occurred. (needToBeWorkspaceAdmin)] 


The user performing integration needs to have Administrator privileges in Process Manager. This can be found in Process Governance > on the top-right menu select Services & Connectors, then select SAP Signavio Process Manager Integration tab and check the user defined for The integration uses this user account field.

Because the SPM API client withing the javascript task uses this account for the SAP Signavio Process Manager, its is required for this user to have Administrator privileges in Process Manager. Fixing the account access should resolve this issue. Here is the article for integration related information.


needToBeWorkspaceAdmin, workflow, script, error.  Proces Governance , KBA , BPI-SIG-PG-EDT , Process Governance Editor , Problem


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