Generate Thumbnail from Image activity

An activity that creates views of your image in different sizes, shapes, and styles with the Get Thumbnail function in Microsoft Cognitive Services, and stores result of this function in your schema.


Generate Thumbnail from Image activity

Configure the Generate Thumbnail from Image activity

To configure the Generate Thumbnail from Image activity, do the procedure in this topic.

Prerequisites

Good to Know

How to Start

  1. On the Application Explorer screen, do one of these:
  2. Do one of these:
    • Add an activity:
      1. In the Process Builder, in the Activity Library, open the Cognitive Services Cognitive Services icon tab.
      2. On the Cognitive Services Cognitive Services icon tab, drag the Generate Thumbnail From Image Generate Thumbnail From Image icon activity onto your process.
    • Change an activity:
      1. In your process, double-click your activity.

General Configuration

Specifies the basic settings for the Generate Thumbnail from Image activity.

Figure: General Configuration screen

General Configuration screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

Display Name

Function:
Specifies the activity name that shows in your process.
Accepted Values:
One line of text that can have spaces.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No
Example:
Refer to:

Description

Function:
Specifies an optional text description for your activity.
Accepted Values:
More than one line of text.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No

Source Repository

Specifies the original, or source, location type for your files.

Figure: Source Repository screen

Source Repository screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

Amazon S3 Amazon S3 icon

Function:
Specifies that Amazon S3 is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (Amazon S3) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

Box Box icon

Function:
Specifies that Box is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (Box) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

Dropbox Dropbox icon

Function:
Specifies that Dropbox is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (Dropbox) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

FTP FTP icon

Function:
Specifies that FTP is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (FTP) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

Google Drive Google Drive icon

Function:
Specifies that Google Drive is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (Google Drive) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

NetSuite NetSuite icon

Function:
Specifies that NetSuite is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (NetSuite) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

OneDrive OneDrive icon

Function:
Specifies that OneDrive is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (OneDrive) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

OneDrive For Business OneDrive For Business icon

Function:
Specifies that OneDrive for Business is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (OneDrive For Business) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

Salesforce Salesforce icon

Function:
Specifies that Salesforce is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (Salesforce) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

SFTP SFTP icon

Function:
Specifies that SFTP is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (SFTP) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

SharePoint SharePoint icon

Function:
Specifies that SharePoint is your document source location.

To select your file in the source location, complete the fields on Source Repository Configuration (SharePoint) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

Generate Thumbnail from Image Configuration screen

Configures the request settings to create thumbnail from images.

Figure: Generate Thumbnail from Image Configuration screen

Generate Thumbnail from Image Configuration screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

Cognitive Services

Function:
Specifies the access token that connects to your Microsoft Cognitive Services.
Accepted Values:
A list of access tokens configured for your environment.

The selected access token must have the Cognitive Service Type configured for Computer Vision API.

Default Value:
None

Add Token Add Token icon

Opens this Screen:
Access Token for Microsoft Cognitive Services
Function of this Screen:
Configure an access token to connect to Microsoft Cognitive Services.

Width

Function:
Specifies the width of the thumbnail image in pixels.
Accepted Values:
Between 1 px and 1024 px. The recommended size is 50 px.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
Yes

Height

Function:
Specifies the height of the thumbnail image in pixels.
Accepted Values:
Between 1 px and 1024 px. The recommended size is 50 px.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
Yes

Apply Smart Cropping

Function:
Specifies if cropping is applied to center align the thumbnail image on the region of interest.
Accepted Values:
  • Deselected - The thumbnail image is cropped to the center.
  • Selected - The thumbnail image is cropped to center align on the region of interest.
Default Value:
Deselected

Target Repository

Selects the target storage repository type for your files.

Figure: Target Repository screen

Target Repository screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

Amazon S3 Amazon S3 icon

Function:
Specifies that Amazon S3 is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (Amazon S3) - Generate Thumbnail From Image.

Box Box icon

Function:
Specifies that Box is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (Box) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

Dropbox Dropbox icon

Function:
Specifies that Dropbox is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (Dropbox) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

FTP FTP icon

Function:
Specifies that FTP is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (FTP) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

Google Drive Google Drive icon

Function:
Specifies that Google Drive is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (Google Drive) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

NetSuite NetSuite icon

Function:
Specifies that NetSuite is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (NetSuite) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

OneDrive OneDrive icon

Function:
Specifies that OneDrive is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (OneDrive) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

OneDrive For Business OneDrive For Business icon

Function:
Specifies that OneDrive for Business is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (OneDrive For Business) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

Salesforce Salesforce icon

Function:
Specifies that Salesforce is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (Salesforce) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

SFTP SFTP icon

Function:
Specifies that SFTP is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (SFTP) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.

SharePoint SharePoint icon

Function:
Specifies that SharePoint is your document target location.

To configure the target location for your file, complete the fields in Target Repository Configuration (SharePoint) - Generate Thumbnail from Image.