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Download View Crosstab Excel

The Download View Crosstab Excel activity uses the Tableau API to download an Excel (.xlsx) file containing crosstab data from a view.

How it works

The following steps are an example of how the activity works from design time (i.e., the activity dependencies and input/output properties) to run time.

  1. Complete the Setup steps.
  2. Add the Tableau Scope] activity to your project.
  3. Add the Download View Crosstab Excel activity inside the Tableau Scope activity.
  4. Create an enter values for the Input properties.
  5. Enter values for the Output properties.
  6. Create and enter an ResponseStatus variable for the Output property.

Properties

The values for the following properties are specified when adding this activity to your project in UiPath Studio.

Common

DisplayName

The display name of the activity.

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

Yes

Default value

Download View Crosstab Excel

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

N/A


Input

Site ID

The ID of the site that contains the view.

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

Yes

Default value

Empty

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

N/A

View ID

The ID of the view to download.

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

Yes

Default value

Empty

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

N/A

Folder Path

The folder to download the report to

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

Yes

Default value

None

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

N/A


Options

File Name

The filename you wish to use.

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

No

Default value

None

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

N/A

Max Age Minutes

The maximum number of minutes view data will be cached before being refreshed.

Attributes

Details

Type

String

Required

No

Default value

None

Allowed values

Enter a String or String variable.

Notes

To prevent multiple view data requests from overloading the server, the shortest interval you can set is one minute. There is no maximum value.


Output

ResponseStatus

The status of the request (success/failure information).

Attributes

Details

Type

ResponseStatus

Required

No (required if you want to use the output data in subsequent activities)

Default value

Empty

Allowed values

Enter a ResponseStatus variable.

Notes

N/A

Updated 2 months ago


Download View Crosstab Excel


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