Project.json is an automatically generated file which is included in the folder of each automation project made in Studio. The file holds information about the project dependencies.
As of 2018.2, you should specify a
Project.jsonfile when running your project from the UiRobot.exe (command line) client.
The parameters contained in the
Project.json file are described below.
The title of the automation project. It is provided in Studio when creating a new project, in the New Process window, in the Name field.
The description of the project. It is provided in the Description field in Studio when a new project is created.
The entry point of the automation project. It consists of an .xaml file. The default name is “Main.xaml”. It is displayed both as the title of the Designer panel and in the Properties panel in Studio. If you want to execute a different project first, change the value of this parameter to the name of the
The activity packages used to create the automation project and their versions. The list is updated every time a dependency is added or removed from the project.
The version of the
The version of Studio used to create the automation project.
The version used when publishing this project to a feed. Represents the one set in the Publish window.
Reserved for future use.
Contains keywords that can be added to the name of an activity to prevent variable and argument values from being logged at the Verbose level. That can also be achieved by selecting the Private checkbox of any activity. Read more about the protection of sensitive information here.
Shows the type of your project, either Workflow or Library.
Manually editing the
project.jsonfile should be attempted for troubleshooting scenarios only, as it may lead to severe consequences and loss of support.
Updated 4 months ago