IT Automation Activities
Last updated Jun 11, 2024

Configure Robot



Connects the Robot in a given instance to UiPath Orchestrator.

Note: This activity can be used only when the instance has Status Running. The instance will be restarted in order for the script to be executed.

Project compatibility

Windows - Legacy | Windows | Cross-platform


  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.
  • Instance - The instance on which the operation will be performed. This field supports only GCPInstance variables.
  • MachineKey - The machine key obtained from the Orchestrator (Machines page). Required only in combination with OrchestratorURL.
  • OrchestratorConnectionString - The Connection String obtained from Orchestrator (Settings page > General tab).
  • OrchestratorURL - The Orchestrator URL.

    Important: At least one parameter out of OrchestratorURL or OrchestratorConnectionString must have a value. If both parameters have values, the OrchestratorConnectionString takes precedence.
  • Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.
  • Timeout - Specifies the amount of time (in seconds) to wait for the activity to run before an error is thrown. This field supports only integer and Int32 variables. If not set, the activity runs until completion.
  • Description
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