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Display Input Dialog Action

Description:

This Action displays a dialog box that prompts the user to enter text.

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Properties:

Input Dialog Title:

Enter the text, or a previously defined text Variable, to be used as the Dialog title.

Input Dialog Message:

Enter the text, or a previously defined variable, to be displayed as the actual message.

Default Value:

Enter the text to be displayed by default. If the user wishes to change this, they can type over it. Otherwise, the default text will be used.

Input Type:

Choose the format for the input text. Choose "Single Line - Password" if you wish to hide the text, or "Multi Line" if you want a larger display box to make visible more than one line of text. Otherwise, choose "Single Line".

Keep Input Dialog Always on Top:

Choose whether the Input Dialog should always remain on top of all other windows.

Store User Input into:

Enter the name of the Variable that will store the text entered by the user, or the default text.

Store Button Pressed into:

The user will automatically be given the choice of OK or Cancel. Enter a name to be the Variable that will store the text of the button pressed.