Demoting Requests


Demote requests in order to move them to a lower stage in the Global Stage Lifecycle, and optionally, have the item files deployed to the associated area(s). Demoting a request demotes item revisions related In response to the request, and optionally, any child requests.

Demote a request to the next stage in the GSL (REQUEST_DEMOTE_NEXTSTAGE).

Demote a request to any stage in the GSL (REQUEST_DEMOTE_ANYSTAGE).

To deploy demoted requests to a non-default area, you need the Deploy a request (REQUEST_DEPLOY) privilege for the area to which you want to deploy.

To demote requests

  1. Select one or more requests.

  2. Select Request | Demote.

  3. On the first page of the Demote Wizard:

  4. Click Next.

  5. Optionally, on the Deploy to Areas page:

  6. Unless you have the necessary privilege, you will not be able to select any areas other than the default area(s) or deselect any default areas.

  7. Click Next.

  8. A Summary page is displayed informing you of the actions to be carried out.

  9. Click Finish.

Related Topics

Demote Wizard