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Read Cell Value

UiPath.Excel.Activities.Business.ReadCellX

Copies the value from a spreadsheet cell. The activity can be used with an Excel file selected for a parent Use Excel File activity or with the Project Notebook.

Configuring the Activity

In the Body of the Activity

  • Cell - Click Plus plus buttonplus button on the right side of the field and then, from the menu, select an Excel file and a named cell whose value to read, or select Indicate in Excel to indicate a cell directly from the file. Alternatively, you can select Custom Input to enter a cell address manually, or Open in Advanced Editor to enter a VB expression.
  • Save to - Click Plus plus buttonplus button on the right side of the field and then, from the menu, select where to save the value:
    • Save to the Project Notebook or a parent Excel file. For example, you can save to a cell in an Excel file.
    • Copy to clipboard - Save the value to the clipboard.
    • Save for Later Use - Save the value for later use in the project.
    • Open in Advanced Editor - Enter a VB expression.
  • Get formatted text - If selected, the cell's number format is also read (for example, date or currency). If not selected, only the cell value is read. This option is selected by default.

In the Properties Panel

Common

  • DisplayName - The name displayed for the activity in the Designer panel.

Input

Misc

  • Private - If selected, the data used in the activity is not logged by StudioX.

Options

Output

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Read Cell Value


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