Designer Toolbar

From September 2022 onward, use Manager to move and delete your Pipelines.

The toolbar and controls on the left in Designer provide Pipeline actions:

Designer tab with the toolbar highlighted

The Designer toolbar and controls on the right include the following:





Snaplex dropdown

Snaplex dropdown

Select the Snaplex in which to run the Pipeline.

Execute Pipeline

Execute the Pipeline.

Check Pipeline Statistics

As a Pipeline executes, the statistics are updated periodically so that you can monitor its progress.

Save Pipeline

Save the Pipeline.

Validate Pipeline

Validate the pipeline. Any unsaved changes will be saved before validation. Clicking the button while a validation is in process cancels that validation. Shift-clicking the button will clear the cache before validating.

Edit Pipeline Properties

You specify properties when creating a Pipeline. Click this button to modify the properties.



Add a note or delete an existing note. Notes are saved with the Pipelne.

Export Pipeline

This button has the following two options:

  • Export Pipeline

  • Print Pipeline

Pipeline Versions

Create versions of the Pipeline.

Create Task

Create a Task for the current Pipeline.

Copy Pipeline

Copy the Pipeline from one project to another.

Compare Pipeline

Compare the current Pipeline with the target Pipeline.

More/Fewer tools toggle

When minimized, the following buttons display: Execute Pipeline, Check Pipeline statistics, Save, Validate, and Edit Pipeline properties. When maximized, the toolbar includes: Notes, Export Pipeline, Pipeline versions, Create task, Copy Pipeline, and Compare Pipeline.

Import Pipeline

Import a Pipeline that has been exported.

Add Pipeline

Add a new Pipeline.