Description: Here's a list of the actions you'll find working in Docstar [Eclipse] and their descriptions. You might find other links to articles that show you how to perform certain actions. You may not see all the actions, as you may not have the rights to view them.
Software: These actions are from 18.2+
Retrieve Tab Actions
View – Opens up the document(s) selected
Export – Export to CSV – Export to HTML –
Merge – Combines 2 or more documents into ONE Document. Go here to learn how to do it.
Modify Security – Opens a popup window to adjust the security Class [settings] of a specific Document
Move To – Move a Document to an Inbox or Folder. Click Here to learn how to do it.
Package – [Requires PackageWorks] Option(s) to: Add To Package, Archive Package, De-Archive Package, Create Package, Cleanup; Clone, Send Submission, Switch Package Type, Reset Package
Print – Ability to Print Documents
Records Management – you can choose from: Record Category, Freeze, UnFreeze, Set Cutoff Date. Click Here for more information
Remove – From Folder(s) and/or Inbox(es), Remove from Folders, Remove from Inbox. Click Here to learn how to do it.
Request Approval – Although the Workflow doesn’t ask for an Approval, you can submit the document for Approval from another user.
Save a Copy – Download a copy of the document(s)
Set Due Date – System will email the Workflow Administrator once a document has gone past its due date
Watches – Color code documents based on a true/false field.
Workflow – Assign Workflow, Multi-Prompt, Restart Workflow, Terminate Workflow
Batch Actions – Change Workflow, Export all to CSV, Export all to HTML
Delete – Deletes document
Column Chooser – Choose available columns to display
[Open] Document Actions
Add to Package – [Requires PackageWorks] adds a document to an existing package (or new)
Approvals – Approve, Deny – Approve or deny a doc
Audit Info – Always Hide, Always Show, Inherit
Audit Trail - Displays what went on in the document (from Creation to the current time you’re viewing)
Document Zoom Level – Change how zoomed in you are to your document [page]
Page Options – Reorder Pages, Delete Pages, Burst Content Item, Split Document
Recognition – Barcode Shortcut, OCR Shortcut – if one is checked off, should be able to left click and drag to create the recognition around an area.
Requeue Imaging – Sends document back to Distributed Queue to render again
Save a Copy
Scan - Allows you to scan documents into the already created document. Go here to get a better description of this action.
Set due Date
Set Start Page – Can alter which page your document starts with
Show Document Text – if Document is going through an OCR Procedure in the Workflow (essentially an automated workflow) you will be able to see what the OCR is actually picking up (especially if you’re running into Exceptions)
Show Fields – this should be checked off, so that you are able to perform Workflow Actions (answering workflow Questions) or editing content fields
Thumbnails – Left, Right, Off – displays the thumbnails of all the pages in the document for easier access
Versioning – Check out, Check in, Download Draft. Click here for an explanation on versioning.
Workflow – Assign Workflow, Change Assignee, Remove From Workflow, Restart Workflow, View Triggers
View Image – Allows you to see the image
View Native – Shows the native format
Workflow Tab Actions
Exclude Groups – disallows certain groups to view documents
Save a Copy
Set Due Date
Set Priority – Allows to set how important a document is, allowing users to see it and determine if it should be processed quicker
Workflow – Change Assignee, Change Workflow, Multi Prompt, Retry Exceptions, Restart Workflow, Terminate Workflow, Remove from Workflow
Batch Actions – Change Workflow