The Search for Content activity uses the Box SearchforContent API to retrieve the items that match your search parameters (Keyword).
After retrieving the items, the activity outputs the found file details in an
BoxFile (Files) object and found folder details in an
BoxFolder object (Folders).
The following steps and message sequence diagram is an example of how the activity works from design time (i.e., the activity dependencies and input/output properties) to run time.
- Complete the Setup steps.
- Add the Box Scope activity to your project.
- Add the Search for Content activity inside the Box Scope activity.
- Enter a value for the Input property.
- Create and enter
BoxFoldervariables for the Output properties.
- Your input property values are sent in the SearchforContent API operation request.
- The operation returns the
BoxFoldervalues to your output property variables.
- ContinueOnError - Specifies if you want the activity to continue running when an error is thrown. This field supports only
- DisplayName - The display name of the activity. This field supports only
- Keword - The keyword that you want to search for. This field supports only
Stringvariables. The activity searches object names, descriptions, text contents of files, and other data.
- Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.
- Max Items to Return - The maximum number of results that you want returned. Enter an
Int32variable. The maximum number of items that get returned is 1,000.
- Files - The
IEnumerable<BoxFiles>object that includes the file items. Enter a
- Folders - The
IEnumerable<BoxFolder>object that includes the folder items. Enter a
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