Get Job Arguments activity

An activity that retrieves the input and output arguments of a specified job from UiPath.


Get Job Arguments Activity

Configure the Get Job Arguments activity

To configure the Get Job Arguments activity, do the procedure in this topic.

Prerequisites

Good to Know

How to Start

  1. Open Process Builder.

    For information about how to open this screen, refer to Process Builder.


    Open Process Builder
  2. In the Process Builder, in the Activity Library, open the UiPath RPA tab.

    Open UiPath
  3. On the UiPath RPA tab, drag the Get Job Arguments activity onto your process.

    Drag Get Job Arguments

General Configuration

Specifies the basic settings for the Get Job Arguments 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:
This is a common configuration field that is used in many examples. Refer to:
  • Examples - Step-by-step use case examples, information about what types of examples are provided in the AgilePoint NX Product Documentation, and other resources where you can find more examples.

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

Get Job Arguments Configuration

Specifies what to retrieve in the input and output arguments of a specified job from UiPath.

Figure: Get Job Arguments Configuration screen

Get Job Status Configuration screen

Fields

Field Name Definition

UiPath

Function:
Specifies the access token that connects to your UiPath service.
Accepted Values:
A list of access tokens configured for your environment.
Default Value:
None

Create Add Token icon

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

Folder

Function:
Specifies the name of the folder from which to retrieve the job arguments.

When you select the access token from the UiPath field, this field shows the folders associated with the access token from UiPath.

Accepted Values:
A UiPath folder name from the list.
Default Value:
None
Limitations:

This field is available in these releases:

Environment

Function:
Specifies the name of the environment associated with the processes.

When you select the folder in the Folder field, this field shows the environments associated with the specified folder.

Accepted Values:
A UiPath environment from the list.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No

Process

Function:
Specifies the name of the process from which to get the job arguments.

When you select the environment from the Environment field, this field shows processes associated with the environment from UiPath.

Accepted Values:
A UiPath process from the list.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No

Job ID

Function:
Specifies the job ID associated with the job in UiPath.
Accepted Values:
A job ID from UiPath.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
Yes
Limitations:

Some information about third-party integrations is outside the scope of the AgilePoint NX Product Documentation. It is the responsibility of the vendors who create and maintain these technologies to provide this information. This includes specific business use cases and examples; explanations for third-party concepts; details about the data models and input and output data formats for third-party technologies; and various types of IDs, URL patterns, connection string formats, or other technical information that is specific to the third-party technologies. For more information, refer to Where Can I Find Information and Examples for Third-Party Integrations?

Map Response to AgilePoint Schema

Function:
Specifies the connection from the UiPath API response parameter to your schema.
Accepted Values:
Click the Schema Mapping Schema Mapping icon button to open the Schema Mapper.

Use this screen to connect the response to the data model for your process.

Default Value:
None
Limitations:

Some information about third-party integrations is outside the scope of the AgilePoint NX Product Documentation. It is the responsibility of the vendors who create and maintain these technologies to provide this information. This includes specific business use cases and examples; explanations for third-party concepts; details about the data models and input and output data formats for third-party technologies; and various types of IDs, URL patterns, connection string formats, or other technical information that is specific to the third-party technologies. For more information, refer to Where Can I Find Information and Examples for Third-Party Integrations?