GetWorkItems

The GetWorkItems component enables the user to get the count of existing Work Items inside a specific Queue of a process. Before using the GetWorkItems component, user must establish a connection to the Orchestrator using the SetConfig component.

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Ports

The GetWorkItems component exposes the Control In, Control Out, Data Out ports by default.

Port Description
Control In Must be connected to the Control Out port of one or more components.
Control Out Must be connected to the Control In port of any other component.
Data Out The GetWorkItems component exposes the following Data Outputs:

TotalCount: Return the count total existing QueueItem(s) inside the particular queue.

OutRecords: Return the count total existing QueueItem(s) inside the particular queue after applying filter(s).

Properties

For GetWorkItems component - User can edit the following properties, in the properties window.

Property Description
Delay After Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) after the action is executed.
Delay Before Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) before the action is executed.
Enable Timeout Allows users to enable timeout for the component
Timeout Allows users to define a timeout for the component

Note

To search for a specific property user can use the filter available in the properties window.

Example

Let us consider an example of the GetWorkItems component.

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To get the count and queueitems for applied filters:

  1. In the Toolbox, expand Orchestrator and then expand Common.

  2. Drag the SetConfig component and drop it on the Design surface.

  3. In the Toolbox, expand Orchestrator and then expand QUEUES.

  4. Drag the SetQueueName component and drop it on the Design surface.

  5. Drag the GetWorkItems component and drop it on the Design surface.

  6. Enter the URL, RoboID and ProcessID in the SetConfig component and QueueName in the SetQueueName component.

  7. Double click on GetWorkItems component's title and check OutRecords checkbox.

    Note

    User can get the total count of queue items in the queue after applied filter(s) on WORKITEM CONFIGURATION, which will reflect as output of OutRecords (Data Out port).

  8. Connect all the control ports in the activity.

  9. In the toolbar, click Run.