UiPath Document Understanding

UiPath Document Understanding


General information

Document Understanding is the starting point and an interface that hosts our Document Understanding products. Easily accessible and very user friendly, it is focused on allowing both RPA developers and business users to build document extraction and document classification capabilities, which can be later integrated into business automations.

Access Document Understanding by logging into your UiPath Cloud account and selecting the Document Understanding option from the left navigation bar menu.


Document Understanding currently allows you to create projects for structured documents only, using Forms AI.


In the Licensing category of this guide, you can check the following information:

RPA Integration

If you want to integrate your Document Understanding project into an RPA workflow, make sure that you follow the steps below:

  • Open UiPath Studio and create a new project by selecting Document Understanding Process from the templates list.
    The following packages should also be added to your UiPath Studio project:
  • UiPath.IntelligentOCR.Activities
  • UiPath.OCR.Activities
  • UiPath.DocumentUnderstanding.OCR.LocalServer
  • UiPath.DocumentUnderstanding.ML.Activities
  • UiPath.Omnipage.Activities

Make sure Document Understanding is enabled on your tenant.


Once Document Understanding is enabled, the Document Understanding tab appears on the left navigation bar.


Updated 12 days ago


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