UiPath Activities Guide

Wait Queue Item

UiPath.Core.Activities.WaitQueueItem

Retrieves a queue item from a specified queue and stores it in a QueueItem variable. This activity is different from the Get Transaction Item activity as, at runtime, in case the specified queue is empty, it sends a message to Orchestrator stating it is ready to receive a queue item and then waits for a new queue item to be added to the specified queue. Once retrieved, the status of the queue item is set to In Progress.

Properties

Common

  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.
  • Timeout (milliseconds) - Specifies the amount of time (in milliseconds) to wait for the activity to run before an error is thrown. The default value is 30000 milliseconds (30 seconds).

Input

  • PollTime (milliseconds) - Specifies the amount of time (in milliseconds) to wait looking for the queue item again. The default value is 30000 milliseconds (30 seconds).
  • QueueName - The name of the queue where you want to search for the queue item. This field supports only strings and String variables.

Misc

  • FolderPath - The path of the folder where the specified queue is located, if different from the folder where the process is running. This field only supports string values, with / as the separator to indicate subfolders. For example "Finance/Accounts Payable".

Note:

The FolderPath parameter does not work for processes executed by robots in classic folders. Only robots in modern folders have the ability to pass data outside of their folder.

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

Output

  • Result - The retrieved queue item, stored in a QueueItem variable.

Reference

  • FilterStrategy - The strategy to use when filtering according to reference. The following options are available:
    • StartWith - looks for items whose references start with the value indicated in the Reference field.
    • Equals - looks for items whose references are the same as the value indicated in the Reference field.
  • Reference - Filters items according to their reference.

Wait Queue Item


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