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Orf Gelbrich
Cisco Employee
Cisco Employee
Task NamePassword Check at Workflow Execution Level
  1. Change the user of a running workflow
  1. Tested on 5.3.1
ComponentsvSphere 5.x
User Inputs
  1. userid to change to

Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

  1. Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
  2. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFD file.
  3. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
  4. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
  5. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFD file and click "Open".
  6. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
  7. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
  8. Click "Submit".
  9. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information about the specific environment.

This is a sample workflow to test 2 password variables at workflow execution levee if they match and then send out an e-mail if they match or not:

The Workflow:

Screen Shot 2015-07-24 at 9.45.14 AM.png

The execution:

Screen Shot 2015-07-24 at 9.45.27 AM.png

The execution if they do not match:

Screen Shot 2015-07-24 at 9.47.25 AM.png

The execution if they match:

Screen Shot 2015-07-24 at 9.48.45 AM.png

The Cloupia script:

// Load Packages



// Get Variables from the workflow

var PW1 = ctxt.getInput("Password");

var PW2 = ctxt.getInput("Confirm Password");

var userId = ctxt.getUserId();

var userProfile = ctxt.getAPI().userAPIGetMyLoginProfile();

var email = userProfile.getEmail();

ctxt.updateInput("SUBMITTER_EMAIL", email);

logger.addInfo("Password = '"+PW1+"' / Confirm Password = '"+PW2+"'");

// Verify passwords match

if (PW1.equals(PW2))


  logger.addInfo("Passwords match.");


} else {

  logger.addInfo("Passwords unmatched.");

  ctxt.setFailed("Passwords did not match.");


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