# pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer package

## pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer.importer module

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class pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer.importer.Variants(value)[source]

Bases: enum.Enum

An enumeration.

LXML = <module 'pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer.variants.lxml' from 'C:\\Users\\berti\\pm4py-core\\pm4py\\objects\\bpmn\\importer\\variants\\lxml.py'>
pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer.importer.apply(path, variant=Variants.LXML, parameters=None)[source]

Imports a BPMN diagram from a file

Parameters
• path – Path to the file

• variant – Variant of the algorithm to use, possible values: - Variants.LXML

• parameters – Parameters of the algorithm

Returns

BPMN graph

Return type

bpmn_graph

pm4py.objects.bpmn.importer.importer.deserialize(bpmn_string, variant=Variants.LXML, parameters=None)[source]

Deserialize a text/binary string representing a BPMN 2.0

Parameters
• bpmn_string – BPMN string

• variant – Variant of the algorithm to use, possible values: - Variants.LXML

• parameters – Parameters of the algorithm

Returns

BPMN graph

Return type

bpmn_graph