Workflow Activities
Last updated Jul 19, 2024

Update Entity Record



Updates an existing record for the selected Entity in 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.

  • Input Record - Once you select an entity, the wizard asks you to provide the ID of the record you want to update.

    The wizard displays the first three mandatory entity fields. If you have less than three mandatory fields, the wizard displays the mandatory fields first, and non-mandatory fields after. Fields are sorted alphabetically.

    To update more fields, click Add additional fields, make your selection, then click Update fields.

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 updated record 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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