Community Edition A2019.19 Release Notes
Release date: 05 February 2021
Review the new features in the Community Edition A2019.19 release (Build 8145).
To verify which Bot agent version is compatible with this release, see Compatibility with Automation 360 builds.
|New features in Data Table
package (Service Cloud case ID: 00656843,
|New action in App Integration
Use the Capture scrollable text action to extract text from the selected window or any control within the selected window and save it to a variable. If you click any control within the window, then text from that specific control is extracted. If you click outside the window, then all the text from that window is extracted.
encoding combo box option in Terminal Emulator for VT Series
To send and receive Japanese text, you can now use the Encoding and CodePage combo boxes when you connect to the Terminal Emulator for the VT series terminal type.
|New actions in Active Directory
Use the following actions in the Active Directory to automate a task:
variable for new line character (Service Cloud case ID:
00669232, 00672775, 00673578)
Use the $String:Newline$ system variable to add a new line character. This variable adds a new line character in various applications regardless of the operating system of the device.
|Zero-size form for
Enterprise A2019 (Service Cloud case ID:
The Run action uses the zero-size form with name AAZeroSizeForm that can be used by DLLs to identify zero-size forms created by Enterprise A2019.
define parent path in Active Directory
When you establish a connection with an LDAP server, you can now select the LDAP path by connecting to the server.
about Run-As user after bot deployment
Use the AATaskExecutor system variable to return the username, first name, last name, and email of the user that ran the bot. If the bot is deployed on an attended Bot Runner, this variable returns information about the logged-in user. If the bot is deployed by a trigger, this variable returns information about the user associated with that Bot Runner license.
Automation Anywhere Robotic Interface (AARI)
|New filter task in the
In the process editor, the Filter Task enables users to filter variables such as human or bot task output with a specific filter criterion.
|New process task in the
Use the new Process Task option in the process editor to call a subprocess within the main process. This feature enables you to separate tasks into different processes instead of including all the tasks in a single process. Multiple teams can now work at the same time on different tasks within the main process and remain segregated, without any conflicts.
|Hide a task or view
a hidden task
With a Bot Creator license, you can now perform the following:
|Edit title in process
Users can now edit the title in the process editor.
In the web interface, you can use rich-text editor features such as bold text, italics, underline, alignment, formatting, color, and size in tasks.
|Table element updates
In the web interface, the Table element now supports the use of date, number, drop-down, and text values in tasks.
to elements in form builder
The form builder now includes the following new elements:
to the Checkbox action
If a form with a Checkbox element is used within a trigger loop package, you can now use the Value selected and Value unselected trigger actions.
duration of each recorded
A recorded step is now displayed in minutes and seconds for the business user and analyst. Use this information to understand which steps are a bottleneck in the current process and will provide most benefit from automation. The step duration is displayed from the Recordings page (below the screenshot image), and from the View process and View opportunities page from the Preview pane window.