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  • 1.  Pass Dynamic Argument to Batch File

    Posted 08-03-2021 08:36
    Hi Community,

    I am Running Batch file from Blueprism using Utility: Environment --> Start Process Action
    Application : "cmd.exe"
    Argument: "/C C:\Users\....\test.bat"

    Batch file Content:
    ECHO

    cd /d T:\FolderABC
    dir /s /b /o:gn >list.csv  

    It is running Perfectly Fine

    What I need to do is I want to pass folder name Dynamically from BP Process
    I can make the content of file like below 

    ECHO
    cd /d T:\{0}
    dir /s /b /o:gn >list.csv

    Hence I wanted to know if there is any way to replace {0} with FolderName in batch file from Blueprism

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    Kirtish Trivedi
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  • 2.  RE: Pass Dynamic Argument to Batch File

    Posted 08-03-2021 08:49
    Hi Kirtish,

    You create your own BAT file using "Write text file"where you can pass the variable.
    Post that you can run it.

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    Murali
    RPA Consultant
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  • 3.  RE: Pass Dynamic Argument to Batch File

    Posted 08-03-2021 10:28
    Thanks Murali Kodi. This Idea Works

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    Kirtish Trivedi
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  • 4.  RE: Pass Dynamic Argument to Batch File
    Best Answer

    Posted 08-03-2021 12:38
    create batch script as "cd /d T:%1" you can run the batch script using utility environment start process and pass the folder name in argument

    an example batch script and BP action is shown below

     



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    Jerin Jose
    RPA Product SME
    EY
    Asia/Kolkata
    *"If you find this post helpful mark it as best answer, .*
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  • 5.  RE: Pass Dynamic Argument to Batch File

    Posted 08-03-2021 13:32
    Cool, I believe this is the best option

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    Emerson Ferreira
    Sr Business Analyst
    Avanade Brasil
    Recife
    +5581988869544
    If my answer helped you? Mark as useful!
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