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Action input and output data types

Action input and output data types

You can define input variables for your Flow Designer actions. Input variables and data used in action steps can be defined as output variables.

Action inputs are data variables with a name and data type. You must associate some data types with a reference table, which makes the record and fields available to the action steps. Available data types include:
  • Audio
  • Choice
  • Color
  • Condition String
  • Conditions – Reference table required
  • Currency
  • Data Structure
  • Date
  • Date/Time
  • Document ID – Reference table required
  • Due Date
  • Duration
  • Encrypted Text
  • Field Name
  • Floating Point Number
  • HTML
  • IP Address (Validated IPV4, IPV6)
  • Icon
  • Image
  • Integer
  • Journal
  • Journal Input
  • Journal List
  • List
  • Long
  • Name-Value Pairs
  • Password (1 Way Encrypted)
  • Password (2 Way Encrypted)
  • Percent Complete
  • Phone Number (E164)
  • Price
  • Records – Reference table required
  • Reference – Reference table required
  • Script
  • Script (Plain)
  • String
  • String (Full UTF-8)
  • Table Name
  • Template Value – Reference table required
  • Time
  • Translated HTML
  • Translated Text
  • True/False
  • URL
  • Video
  • Wiki
  • Workflow