Running workflows with multiple input elements in batch mode

Workflows with multiple input elements cannot be launched in batch mode using the standard mechanism described in the previous section because extra information is needed to specify the grouping and roles of the data being inupt. This extra information is provided in an Excel format (.xlsx/.xls) file.

Only installed Workflows can be launched in batch mode using the method described in this section. Figures in this section are taken from the Biomedical Genomics Workbench, but the method described will apply to the launching of any Workflow with multiple input elements.

Requirements to be able to launch installed Workflows with multiple inputs using the method described in this section: