UiPath Activities

The UiPath Activities Guide

Read Text

UiPath.Word.Activities.WordReadText

Description

Reads the text from a Word document and stores it in a string variable. Can only be used in the Word Application Scope activity.

Properties

Output

  • Text - The text extracted from the document. This field supports string variables and generic variables.

Common

  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.

Misc

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

UiPath.Word.Activities.WordReadText

Description

Copies all the text from a Word document and saves it for later use in the automation or pastes it in a cell in Excel. The text is copied without formatting. This activity must be added inside a Use Word File activity.

Configuring the Activity

In the Body of the Activity

  • Save to - Click Plus plus button on the right side of the field, select Save for Later Use, enter a name for the saved value, and click Save. Alternatively, select an Excel file, and then a cell where to paste the text, or select Open in Advanced Editor and enter a VB expression.

In the Properties Panel

Common

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

Misc

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

Output

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Read Text


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