Appends text to a specified file.
Set a value: enables you to directly write the desired path.
Save the previous step result: chooses the previous activity result as a path.
Calculate a value: enables you to use available properties and methods to form a path.
Set a value: enables you to directly provide a text to be written to a file.
Save the previous step result: chooses the previous activity result as a text to write.
Calculate a value: enables you to use available properties and methods to form an output string.
Quite often, when working with text in a written document, you need to do a line break or other operations with strings. In these cases, you can use the following characters in the "Calculate a value" field when working with text:
\n— line feed. You can also use the
\x0D\x0Avalue for line breaks in text.
\t— horizontal tab.
\'— single quote.
\"— double quote.
and so on.
This parameter allows you to specify the encoding, here is a full list of the supported ones:
Contains an annotation to the activity. The input text will be displayed above the activity name.
This activity may be useful in creating different reports. For example, a robot is processing documents in a loop and the task is to write the corresponding processing status for each document. In this case you may use the activity where you need to set a pattern for writing the status once and then it will be writing the text to the end of the file in a loop.