UiPath Studio Guide

The Arguments Panel

The Arguments panel enables you to create arguments and make changes to them.

Field
Description

Name

Mandatory.
The name of your argument. If you do not add a name to an argument, one is automatically generated. For more information on how to name your arguments, see Naming Best Practices.

Direction

Mandatory.
Select a direction for your argument. The following options are available:

  • In – the argument can be used to retrieve data from outside of a given project.
  • Out – the argument can be used to pass data outside of a given project.
  • In/Out – the argument can be used to both retrieve data from outside of a given project, and to pass data outside of a project.
  • Property – not currently used.

Argument Type

Mandatory.
Choose the value type you want your argument to store. The following options are available:

  • Boolean
  • Int32
  • String
  • Object
  • Array of [T]
  • Browse for Types

If you select a .Net type from the Browse and Select a .Net Type window, it is added to the Argument Type drop-down list.

Default Value

Optional.
The default value of the argument. If this field is empty, the variable does not have a default value.