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Sort Data Model

The Sort data model action allows you to create a list by merging the data of two other lists.

Scenario

As a PROCESIO user who created a data model to use in my project I need a way to sort the data by multiple criteria.

How to

The example requires a process with just the Sort data model action with the following configuration.

Step 1. Create the data model CompanyDetails who uses the data model Company.

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Step 2. Create a new process and give it a name.

Step 3. Drag the Sort data model action to the canvas and link it to the other actions.

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Step 4. Create the variable we will use to hold the input data, for simplicity we will provide a default value to it.

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Step 5. Click the Sort data model action to access its configurations and add the variables as follows. We will use a json configuration that will sort the city in ascending order and the company name in descending order.

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Step 6. Save and Validate the process.

Step 7. Run the process.

Step 8. Click Check instance to see the results in the output section.

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