Import a XPDL 2.1. diagram

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The XML Process Definition Language (XPDL) was specified by the Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC) to provide a language for specifying workflows. You can find more information about XPDL at

You can to import diagrams from XPDL files into your workspace, even if they were created using a different modeling tool.

To import a XPDL 2.1. diagram, follow these steps:

  1. Open the explorer and click Import / Export > Import of XPDL 2.1.

    The Import of XPDL 2.1 dialog opens.

  2. Click Choose File and select a XPDL file.

  3. Click Import.

The XPDL diagrams imports into your workspace.