Define action steps to perform from the user interface.
step defines a single task within an action that is a part of the
overall action execution on the Agentry
are multiple action step types. Each type of step is defined for
a different type of task. These can include navigation, transaction
instantiation and display, transmit initiation, and other behaviors.
Each action step type contains its own type-specific attributes.
action step definition encapsulates a single task to be performed
within the action as a whole. A given action can contain one or
more action steps. Much of the client-side functionality and behavior
that may be defined for a mobile application is exposed in the action
Action Step Types
Following are the different
types of action steps that may be defined:
- Apply: The apply action
step type applies all transactions instantiated and completed before
it in the same action.
- Exit Application: The exit application
client action step will close the Agentry
- External Field Command: The External
Field Command action step issues a command to an ActiveX control
- List Selection: The List
Selection action step type selects the specified row or item in
the selected screen set and screen.
- Message: The message action
step type displays a message screen on the Agentry
the user that can contain one or two buttons.
- Navigation: The navigation
action step type displays an object screen set on the Agentry
- Open URL: The Open URL action
step type defines a URL to be opened by the client device’s web browser.
- Print Report: The print report
action step type will print the defined report definition on a printer connected
to the client device.
- Save Tile Transactions:
- SubAction: The SubAction
action step type executes an action definition from within another
- Transaction: The transaction
action step type instantiates a transaction on the Agentry
Client and defines what
screen set to display the transaction instance in.
- Transmit: The transmit
action step type initiates communications between the Agentry
Client and Agentry
- Windows Command: The Windows
command action step type executes a command on the client device.