Community Edition A2019.17 Release Notes
Release date: 13 November 2020
Review the new features and supported packages in the Community Edition A2019.17 (Build 7103) release. IQ Bot is on Build 7082.
Community Edition A2019
|Connect to EWS server with OAuth
A new authentication is available for the Exchange Web Services (EWS) protocol with OAuth. You can use the OAuth authentication and enable your EWS-managed API applications to access Exchange online in Office 365.
|VT220 terminal type
supported in Terminal Emulator
To establish a connection and communicate with another machine, you can now use the VT220 terminal for sending and receiving text.
|Enhancements to the
|Use shared session in Terminal Emulator
Use the new Shared session option to pass the exact state of an application to a concurrently occurring TaskBot or MetaBot logic. For example, instead of connecting to the same application multiple times for different tasks, you can use the option to connect to the application using a single task, thus optimizing your automation logic in the long run.
|Share an Excel session
Use the Set session action from the Excel basic or Excel advanced package to assign an Excel session to a variable, and then pass that variable from a parent to a child bot. This enables the child bot to access the worksheet opened in the parent bot.