Input dialog

Description

Opens an input dialog to allow the user input a text. The 'Save value to variable' activity appears automatically when choosing the 'Input dialog' activity. It automatically saves the value to a variable. However, the activity is not mandatory to use and can be removed from the workflow.

Parameters

Description message

  1. Set a value: enables you to directly write the description that will be displayed in the input dialog box, for example, Enter the company name.

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

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

Comment

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

Result

The input data is stored in the input_dialog variable by default. This variable represents a string that contains data entered by the user.