Assign Control Identifier

This action can be used to change a defined control identifier.



  • Identifier: set an already existent, or define a new identifier


  • Output: the expression to be evaluated.

The result must be a string that contains a valid Control Identifier XML node


  • 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 cases

Potential use cases

  • Change the ID from the control in order to ease the automation of UI based use cases.

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