If Control Exists

This action is used to check whether a specified control identifier exists.



  • Identifier: The control identifier of the target object.


  • Output: The name of the variable to store the value.

The variable must be boolean.


  • Display Name: action display name in your implementation project

  • Wait Before: number milliseconds robot to wait before executing the action.

  • Wait After: number milliseconds robot to wait until moving to the next action.

  • Abort on Error: True/False

  • Retry Times: Specifies the number of times to retry an action if it doesn't end successfully. Default value 0 (no retry); Use -1 if you want to retry indefinitely.

Use Case

Potential Use Cases

  • Check on a website if a text field exists in order to control the flow of the robot.

  • Check if a certain button exists in an app in order to set the behavior of the robot.

Examples of Using If Control Exists


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