How to start the JBPM Web editor ?

This tutorial has been written for an old version of jBPM which is now deprecated.

If you want to get started quickly with jBPM, we recommend the following quickstarts:

Since the release 4.1 of JBPM you can create your BPMN models (which is stored as jBPM JPDL) using a cool Web editor.

In order to install the Signavio Web editor, all you have to do is:

From the JBPM_HOME/install launch:

ant install.signavio.into.jboss

This will create a Web application named jbpmeditor.war in your deploy server target.

Now start-up JBoss AS an launch the Web editor with:


jbpm editor

(A cool video demostrating how to model a process with the Web editor is available at

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