Robin End Users

Hero_Flow's Robin is an application for attended automations. Automating processes can be beneficial and help speed up your process, but sometimes your interactions make the crucial difference. Robin lets you review, correct, add, or delete information before the automations are carried out. When automated processes are running and set probability for success is not met, Robin gives you the ability to look at these issues and make the correct decision that a computer could not understand.

Log into Robin

To use the Robin application, you must be a registered user. 

Open the Robin application in a web browser using the address: <Your Hero_Flow URL>/robin-app

If you are unable to log into Robin, please contact your Hero_Flow administrator.

Using Robin

A Robin user's position is to use their decision making skills to complete tasks that are part of automated processes. Robin's friendly user interface and customization allows for integration into daily work routines. 

  1. Open the Robin interface.
  2. Select a skill.
  3. Select an open task.
  4. Review or make revisions and submit the task.

Robin Skills

After logging into Robin, a list of skill assignments that you have access to are displayed. 

The list of skills shows:

  • the number of submitted and open tasks.
  • the task name and task details.

Open a Robin skill

To open a Robin skill, click the Robin skill row.


Robin Tasks

After selecting a Robin skill assignment, a list of tasks for that skill are displayed. 

A progress bar is on the top of the screen displaying how many submitted vs open tasks there are for the skill. The name of the task is displayed in bold type with the task details located beneath.

The column headers and data are located in the task table.

Open a Robin task

To open a Robin task:

  • Click on a Robin task row.

Filter Robin tasks

To add a filter to a Robin task:

  • Click Add Filter.

  • Select the column header to filter by.
  • Select to filter if the data under the heading contains or does not contain specific data.
  • Select the data to filter by.

After the data has been filtered, an additional line is added displaying the filter settings.

Robin Filtering By Data Type

The filters available in Robin depend on the data type of the column selected. 

  • String
    • Contains
    • Does not contain
  • Number
    • Equals
    • In between
    • Greater than
    • Less than
    • Does not equal
    • Greater than or equal
    • Less than or equal
    • Is empty
    • Is not empty

Robin Filtering Options

The following options are available for Robin filters:

  • Add Filter - Click Add Filter to add a filter or additional filters to the Robin task list.
  • Hide Filters - Click Hide Filters to minimize the specific filter specifications. 
  • Clear All - Click Clear All to remove all filters from the Robin task list.

Remove a Robin Filter

All active Robin filters are displayed above the task headers. To remove a filter, click the "X" next to the filter to be removed. 

Remove all active filters by clicking Clear All

Robin Task Status

The column heading "Status" is displayed for every skill.

  • Open - The task needs review.
  • In-progress - A colleague has this task open.
    • Only one instance of a task can be open at a time.
    • This status is also possible if a user has the task open in a separate browser window.
  • Submitted - The task has been reviewed and submitted.

Robin Task Details Form

After selecting a task from the task list, the task details form is displayed. 

The task details form shows all the information that was collected during the automated process in Hero_Flow. The Robin user can now review and edit the form information as needed.

Review and Submit Robin Tasks

In the example below, contact data from a customer is supplied and the goal of the automation is to fill in the corresponding fields. This task did not acquire the telephone number from the body of the email even though was listed.

The Robin user can now fill in the missing field and type "yes" in the "Complete" field as per the task details. When complete, click Submit+Next to send the task data back to Hero_Flow for additional automation processing.   

Edit Robin Tasks

When the Robin skill was created, the builder of the skill assigns each field within a task an edibility setting.

  • Read-only - The data in these fields can be viewed but not edited.
  • Required - The data in these fields can be edited. Before being able to submit a task, data must be present in these fields.
  • Optional - The data in these fields can be edited. If no data is present in the field, the task can still be submitted. 

Submitted Robin tasks

After a task has been submitted, the data is stored internally in Hero_Flow waiting additional automation processing. All data in a submitted task form becomes read-only after submission. 

Submitted task data fields become read-only. Submitted tasks cannot be edited.