Reviewing an Action Task Configuration

After you have configured all of the steps to define an action task, you are ready review your task configuration before you save and close the task editor.

The following illustration is an example of the Review page for a new task.

The following table describes the fields displayed on the Review page when you create a new task.

Field NameDescription
Name The name of the task displayed in the end-user interface. For example, if you enter Create Task in Project, this is displayed as shown in the following illustration.

Connection Type Shows the type of task. One of:
  • Webhook - The web application pushes data for the task to Kore.
  • RSS - The web services sends data to Kore with polling.
  • Webservice - The web service sends data to Kore when polled by Kore.
State The state of the task. One of:
  • inProgress - The task configuration was started, but not yet complete.
  • upgradeInProgress - A copy of a published task used to edit, and when configured, deploy to end-users as an upgrade for the original task.
  • configured - The task configuration is complete, available for the developer, but not yet published for use.
  • awaitingApproval - The upgraded task is published for enterprise or space use, but has not yet been deployed.
  • published - The task is published for personal, enterprise, or public use.
Short Description The Short description for the task displayed immediately below the task title in the user interface.
Auth Mechanism The type of authorization mechanism defined. One of:
  • Basic Auth - A standard protocol to collect username and password information. Kore uses SSL encryption in combination with basic authentication to help secure end-user information.
  • OAuth v1 - Enables web applications or web services to access protected resources using an API without end-users having to disclose their log on credentials to Kore. 
  • OAuth v2 - The newest version of OAuth protocol focusing on specific authorization flows for web applications and web services.
  • API Key - An identification and authorization token generated or provided by a web application or web service used to identify the incoming application request, and in some cases, also provides authentication for secure access.
  • None - Authentication is not required for this task.
Identity Provider The name defined for the authorization mechanism type.
Request Chain The URLs and paths to your Bot system or website to initiate the delivery of the data payload from the Bot to Kore.
Payload Fields The fields from the response payload from the Bot to use in the action response displayed to the end-user.
Search Keywords Search keywords defined that the end-user can search for to identify this task.

After you review your task, you can select a previous step in your task and edit the settings, or click Finish Setup to save and close your task.

Next Steps

After you save a task, you must publish the task to make it available to an enterprise or public marketplace. For more information, see Publishing Tasks.

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