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Changing a Dialog activity

Change your Dialog activities to correct errors, adjust strategy, or to realign dates.

Before you begin

You can only edit a Dialog activity if it is in the inactive state. If you want to edit an active activity, you must deactivate it first.

WebSphere Commerce EnterpriseIf you are using extended sites, and logged in to an extended site, you can change activities if the activity belongs to the extended site store. If the activity belongs to the asset store, you can only change the activity if your user ID has access to the asset store.

About this task

Statistical counters for unchanged elements will continue to accumulate when the activity is activated again.


  1. Open the Marketing tool.
  2. Click the Activities folder in the explorer view.
  3. Right-click the activity that you want to change; then click Open.
    The Activity Builder opens showing the selected activity.
  4. To change one or more elements in the activity:
    1. Click any element to open the properties view for that element.
    2. Change the properties associated with that element.
  5. To add another element to the activity:
    1. Drag a new element from the palette onto the flow connector in the work area.
    2. Click the element to open the properties view for that element.
    3. Define any properties appropriate for the new element.
  6. To remove an element from the activity, right-click the element; then click Delete.
  7. Update, add, or delete additional elements to complete your activity.
  8. Click Save Save to save the activity, or click Close to close the Activity Builder and return to the previous page.