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Change Contact Throttling Settings

    Feature Overview

    The contact throttling settings in a workflow allow you to limit the number of times a contact can enter in a workflow.

     

    Following contact throttling settings are available in a workflow

    1. Allow contacts to enter the workflow an unlimited number of times, even if the contact is already on the workflow.
    > Select this option when you don’t want to limit the contact to enter in a workflow, it is known as un-throttled.

    2. Do not allow any additional contacts into the workflow. All contacts currently progressing through the workflow will continue to completion.
    > Select this option to stop any new contact to enter into the workflow, it will stop accepting new contacts after processing all contacts in a workflow.

    3. Limit the number of times a contact may simultaneously be on this workflow to a number of time(s).
    > Select this option if you want to limit a contact to enter into a workflow to a specified amount of times.

    4. Limit the number of times a contact may enter the workflow to a number of time(s) every a number of time frame(s).
    > Select this option if you want to limit a contact to enter a workflow to a specified amount of times in a specified time frame, for example, allow contact to enter into a workflow once per day.

    Follow the below steps to edit the contact throttling settings in a workflow

    Step 1. Log in to the AiTrillion.

    Step 2. Go to Email Marketing > Workflow Automation > Dashboard.

    Step 3:- Click on Create Workflow to create a new workflow, or Workflow Name to edit the existing workflow.

     

    Step 4:-  Click on contact throttling option to edit it.

     

    Step 5:-  Available options are open in a popup. You can select an option based on your choice.

     

    Step 6:-  If you select to limit the number of times a contact may simultaneously be on this workflow to a number of time(s). Click on a number of time(s) and enter a number and click on the right icon to save it.

     

    Step 7:- If you select to limit the number of times a contact may enter the workflow to a number of time(s) every a number of time frame(s).

    • Click on a number of time(s) and enter a number,
    • Click on a number of time after every text and specified time, and then
    • Click on frame(s) and select one of the following time frames Minutes, Hours, Days, Months

     

    Step 8:- Click on OK to save the contact throttling setting.

     

    Step 9:- Click on Save Workflow to save the workflow.

     

     

     

     

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