UiPath Activities

Add Queue Item

UiPath.Core.Activities.AddQueueItem

Adds a new item in the queue. The status of the item will be New. An example of how to use this activity is available here.

Properties

Input

  • QueueName - The queue where the QueueItem object is to be added. The name is case insensitive, meaning that if in Orchestrator it was defined as "MyFirstQueue", it matches "myfirstqueue". The maximum number of characters is 50.

  • ItemInformation - A collection of additional information about the specific QueueItem that is to be added. The information is stored in the item and is used during a transaction processing. It is recommended to use only primitive values. The value of string arguments cannot contain the following characters: [ and " ". Argument names cannot contain the following characters: :, ., ,, @, ".

  • ItemInformationCollection - Enables importing an entire dictionary of information for a queue item. This field only accepts Dictionary<string, object> variables.
  • Priority - The priority level of the queue item to be added. This property is a criterion for the prioritization of queue items, alongside Due Date and Defer Date.
  • Postpone - The date after which the queue item may be processed. This property is a criterion for the prioritization of queue items, alongside Priority and Due Date. This property can be filled in with relative dates such as DateTime.Now.AddHours(2), DateTime.Now.AddDays(10) and DateTime.Now.Add(New System.TimeSpan(5, 0, 0, 0)). Additionally, you can use the US notation to add an exact time, such as 12/10/2017 07:40:00. Automatically correcting this date is available. For example, if you write 8 9 2018 9:0, it is automatically transformed to 08/09/2018 09:00:00.
  • Deadline - The date before which the queue item should be processed. This property is a criterion for the prioritization of queue items, alongside Priority and Defer Date. This property can be filled in with relative dates such as DateTime.Now.AddHours(2), DateTime.Now.AddDays(10) and DateTime.Now.Add(New System.TimeSpan(5, 0, 0, 0)). Additionally, you can use the US notation to add an exact time, such as 12/10/2017 07:40:00. Automatically correcting this date is available. For example, if you write 8 9 2018 9:0, it is automatically transformed to 08/09/2018 09:00:00.
  • Reference - The reference of the added QueueItem. The reference can be used to link your transactions to other applications used within an automation project. Additionally, this feature enables you to search for certain transactions, in Orchestrator, according to the provided string.

This property is available starting with v2017.1.

Additionally, references are not compatible with the 2016.2 or lower versions of Orchestrator or Robot.

Common

  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.
  • TimeoutMS - 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).
  • ContinueOnError - Specifies if the automation should continue even when the activity throws an error. This field only supports Boolean values (True, False). The default value is False. As a result, if the field is blank and an error is thrown, the execution of the project stops. If the value is set to True, the execution of the project continues regardless of any error.

Note:

If this activity is included in Try Catch and the value of the ContinueOnError property is True, no error is caught when the project is executed.

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.

Updated 3 months ago


Add Queue Item


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