Workflow Activities
Last updated Jul 18, 2024

Get Entity Record By Id



Retrieves an existing record for the selected Entity from the UiPath Data Service.

Project compatibility

Windows | Cross-platform

Designer panel

  • Entity - Select the entity you want to use with the activity. The property only supports entities imported from Data Service.

  • Record Id - Once you select an entity, the wizard asks you to provide the ID of the record you want to retrieve from the entity. The Id can be found on the Data Service > Entity > Data page.

Properties panel


  • 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).

  • Related Record Depth - Specifies the depth of related records to be retrieved from the service. This property supports values from 1 to 3. The default value is 2.


  • Output Record - The record retrieved from the Data Service, stored in an entity. This field only supports entities imported from Data Service and must be of the same type as the selected entity type.

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