Can External operator complete an assignment if the work object is locked by internal user?

Directed Web Access (DWA) processing sends an email message containing a hyperlink to an external user, allowing the user to perform an external assignment.

If that external user is processing an assignment on a work object that has a second assignment that an internal user is processing, what happens when the work object is locked while the internal user works her assignment?

The external user cannot obtain access the assignment while another assigned operator has the work object locked. But the external user can use the DWA hyperlink to access the DWA assignment any time when the work object is not locked.

That is, the link provides exclusive-access, not one-time-only access. The DWA link works as long as the assignment is present and has not yet been performed.

Vinod 2018/04/20 Case Management