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Apps User Guide for Automation Suite
Last updated Apr 19, 2024

Text Area


  • Value Binding - Bind the text area to either an RPA Process argument or to an App field. This property gets resolved dynamically during runtime.

    • Hint Text- Configure the help text for the control which shows in the runtime.
    • Default Text - Default value which shows in the runtime.
    • Tooltip - Tooltip to be displayed on the text area. Use this to provide additional information on the control.
    • Hidden- If selected, hides the control in the runtime.
    • Disabled - If selected, disables the control in the runtime.


  • Value changed - Configure what happens when the value is changed.


  • Control Alignment - By default, inherits the parent alignment. A different alignment other than the parent can be set. To default to Parent's alignment, toggle the selected alignment icons to switch off the specific alignment.

    Note: Alignment is dependent on Parent's layout (Vertical vs. Horizontal).
  • Font- Sets the font of the control. Font family, size, color, and style ( Bold, Italic and Underline) can be configured in this section. By default, the control inherits the font family of its immediate parent container which is indicated by the keyword 'inherited'.
  • Margin- Sets the margin of the control. By default 4px margin is set. Top/Bottom and Left/Right margin properties are combined. These properties can be unlinked using the unlink button on the right side of the Margin section heading.
  • Size - The width and height of the control can be set in the size section. By default, the size is set to Auto.

    Min Width/ Min Height and Max Width/ Max Height are available under more (...) in the size section.

  • Background color - Sets the background of the text area.
  • General
  • Events
  • Style

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