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Set Text
This activity can be used to input the text value associated with a value pattern for a particular control, if supported.
Set Text runs in the background, so it doesn't set focus on the selected control.

Properties

Input

    Identifier: indicate a new UI element, or select from the already defined list of selectors. TAP into our unique UI Browser).
    Value: string variable or text to be input in the above-defined text box control

Misc

    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

    Fill in a master data form
    Write an email body
    Fill in credentials

Examples of Using Set Text

Example
In this example, the robot will search on Google the exchange rate EUR - USD and press Enter.
Prerequisites:
    Open your browser
    Access Google
Watch the robot in action:
You can see how the Set Text activity is used in an example that incorporates multiple activities. You can check and download the example from here:
Set Text.zip
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Set Text sample project
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