Options - Variables

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Options - Variables


Allows you to define variables for RoboTask. This command also displays a list of system variables available in RoboTask.

System Variables tab  

User's Variables tab


Variables are strings that contain information such as drive, path, or file name. Variables can control the behavior of various processes. For example, the {TEMPDIR} system variable specifies the location where processes, such as tasks or programs, place temporary files.


You can not modify System variables, but can add, modify, or remove your own variables on the User Variables tab.


System Variables tab


The System Variables tab displays a list of the system variables.





Displays a list of all the system variables and their values. You can click [All] to see a complete list or click one of the following categories:

Date & Time

Files & Folders

System Info





Displays the system variable names and their descriptions.


User's Variables tab





Displays the name of the user variables that you create.



Lists the value of the user variables that you set when you create or modify the variable.



Allows you to create a new user variable to use in many tasks.



Allows you to edit the value of a variable.



Allows you to remove the selected variable.


note Related Topics

Options - View Log

Options - View Toolbar

Options - Settings

Options - Scale