Re: Flow Chart Question: Repeated Process

Subject: Re: Flow Chart Question: Repeated Process
From: Ed <glassnet -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Hemstreet, Deborah" <DHemstreet -at- kaydon -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 20:06:24 -0400

Work from the top of the page to the bottom. Use decision blocks (two
outputs), where one output is YES and the other is NO. Inside the
decision block you'd ask the question so you get a yes or no answer.
For instance, is the light RED? Yes, then add the subsequent process
blocks. You have to add another decision block for your second "Ifs".
By the way, what is that?

If you could be more specific, I think you'd get several good answers
as how to proceed.

Untangling the crossed lines can usually be solved by asking the
question differently i the decision block, and/or routing the YES or
NO answer to the right, or to the bottom.

Maybe you could scratch this on a piece of paper and post it somehow.


On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 2:55 PM, Hemstreet, Deborah
<DHemstreet -at- kaydon -dot- com> wrote:
> Does anyone know if there is a standard for showing a repeated process
> in a flow chart?
> I have a flowchart where a certain process is followed. There is a
> decision "Ifs" that is followed by SEVERAL decision "Ifs".
> One of tertiary "Ifs" determines all is OK and goes BACK to TWO of the
> possible initial "Ifs" and then closure...
> So is there any way, without a LOT of crossing lines, to give a symbol
> and simply indicate which flow to follow for the two repeat processes?
> Thanks in advance
> Deborah

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