Append to file

Description

Appends text to a specified file.

Parameters

Path

  1. Set a value: enables you to directly write the desired path.

  2. Save the previous step result: chooses the previous activity result as a path.

  3. Calculate a value: enables you to use available properties and methods to form a path.

Text

  1. Set a value: enables you to directly provide a text to be written to a file.

  2. Save the previous step result: chooses the previous activity result as a text to write.

  3. Calculate a value: enables you to use available properties and methods to form an output string.

Comment

Contains an annotation to the activity. The input text will be displayed above the activity name.

Usage Examples

This activity may be useful in creating different reports. For example, a robot is processing documents in a loop and the task is to write the corresponding processing status for each document. In this case you may use the activity where you need to set a pattern for writing the status once and then it will be writing the text to the end of the file in a loop.