UiPath Activities

The UiPath Activities Guide

Select Range


Selects a specified range from an Excel spreadsheet, in order to perform further actions. Can only be used in the Excel Application Scope activity.



Strings must be placed between quotation marks.


  • Range - The range to be selected. Only String variables and strings are supported.

  • SheetName - The name of the sheet from which to select the specified range. By default, this is filled in with "Sheet1." Only String variables and strings are supported.


  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.


  • Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.

Example of Using the Select Range Activity

To exemplify how to use this activity, we have built an automation project which also includes a Select Range activity. The process opens an Excel workbook and displays the range specified by you. You can check the example here.

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Select Range

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