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Version: 3.0.0


Here are the main Workflow Server settings as seen in the config.json file:

"url": "http://*:8077/" – URL which Workflow Server will be accessible at.

"BackendFolder": "../backend" – path, where Workflow Server’s web interface files are located.

"NoStartWorkflow": false – if true, then WorkflowRuntime will not be launched.

"DisableTimeManager": false – if true, then WorkflowRuntime will be launched without TimerManager and you will not be able to use timers in your processes.

"DisableInbox": false – if true, then Inbox will not be populated automatically.

"DisableStats": false – if true, then statistics will not be populated and will not be available in reports.

"CallBackCacheTimeout": 300000 – time during which the names of Actions, Conditions and Rules, defined in CallbackServer, are cached; upon expiration the names will be requested again.

"BlockMetadataChanges": false – if true, then editing server settings through admin panel will be disabled.

"CertificateFile": "WFS.pfx" – for HTTPS, path to the pfx certificate.

"CertificatePassword": "password" - for HTTPS, password for the pfx certificate.

"DebugMode": true – turns on debug mode for Workflow Server (only when Workflow Server is launched from the IDE).

"CreateMetadata": false - if the value is true, checks for the existence of schema objects in the database upon server launch and creates them if they do not exist.

"InitialScriptsFolder": "./InitialScripts" – path to SQL scripts used to create the database if CreateMetadata equals to true. The parameter is needed to support server's operation within a container; it is set automatically when a container is built.

"LicensePath": "../license" – path to a folder containing the license.key file.

"DefaultLoggerConfig": {...} – used to set default logger parameters. The object structure looks as follows:

"DefaultLoggerConfig": {
// console logging levels:
"ConsoleTarget": ["Information", "Error"],
// File logging levels:
"FileTarget": ["Information", "Error"],
// File logging settings:
"FileSettings": {
"FileName": "/app/wfs/logs/log.txt",
"RollingInterval": "Day",
"RetainedFileCountLimit": 30
// Event Log logging levels
"ExternalEventLoggerConfig": {
"ConsoleTarget": ["Error"]

The following settings govern MS SQL connection:

"Provider": "mssql",
"ConnectionString": "Data Source=(local);Initial Catalog=WorkflowServer;Integrated Security=False;User ID=sa;Password=1"

The following settings govern PostgreSQL connection:

"Provider": "postgresql",
"ConnectionString": "User ID=postgres;Password=q12345678;Host=localhost;Port=5432;Database=wfs;"

The following settings govern Oracle connection:

"Provider": "oracle",

The following settings govern MySql connection:

"Provider": "mysql",
"ConnectionString": "server=;uid=root;pwd=12345678;database=wfs"

The following settings govern MongoDB or Cosmos DB connection:

"Provider": "mongodb",
"ConnectionString": "mongodb://localhost:27017/wfs"