Custom error handler
Custom Error Handler feature gives you a control to process information about Errors in your integration flow the way it makes sense for your workflow. You con use any component which has an action function to process the error information. For example you can send an email message, add a row to a Gooogle Sheet and much more.
The screenshot below shows what kind of error information you can get:
To create an Custom Error Handler for your flow switch to the draft mode and click on "Add Error handling" button:
Here are couple of suggestions to guide you in the process:
To configure Custom Error Handler your draft must have at least one configured step.
Consider configuring error handling in the end of flow configuration.
Always have a plan what are you going to do with the errors before starting the process.
Click on Custom Error Handler button and choose a E-mail component to handle flow errors:
In our example, we are using an E-mail component to send information per E-mail.
We use information about
error name and
Here you can see what the message from the platform looks like if an error occurs. We received the name of the error and its message as expected:
Click on Custom Error Handler button and choose a Google Spreadsheet component to handle flow errors. Before starting you must have a spreadsheet ready to receive the errors. This means spreadsheet with headers created:
Then choose "Add Spreadsheet Row" as action:
When configuring the component, please select a pre-created table, select a Worksheet and Input Mod. We are using "First Row as Headers" mode witch generates input based on values in first row cells. Again, cells must be created in advance, in our case they are called "Error name" and "Error description":
Now you can see the first cells "Error name" and "Error description" as input headers. In our case, we select the error name and its message as input:
Here you can see the final result, the spreadsheet with error messages filled: