FortiManager – To Enable/Disable workflow mode

Workflow mode is a new define mode in which an approval process is to be proceed when policy created or installed. The option to enable or disable workflow mode not given in GUI. Only can be enable/disable from CLI commands.

To enable and disable workflow mode:

  1. Select the System Settings tab in the navigation pane.
  2. Go to System Settings > Dashboard.
  3. In the CLI Console widget type the following CLI command or Take SSH Putty session of Forti Manager to enable workflow mode.
  4. The FortiManager session will end and you must log back into the FortiManager system.

config system global

set workspace-mode {workflow | disabled}


Now you cannot edit any option because workflow mode is enabled and it’s read only mode. First you have to lock ADOM and start to create policy/object or install policy.

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