Add to Variable

Appends this action's input to the specified variable, creating the variable if it does not exist. This allows you to make a variable hold multiple items.

Score
Type
InterActivity
Expertise
4/5
Type
InterActivity
Expertise

Action Information

Parameters

Add [Value] to [Variable]

Input

Anything

Result

(Anything) The update contents of the variable

Comments

In place of this action, you can also use List and add variables as line items there

Shortcuts Using This

Works Well With

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📙
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📗
Get Dictionary Value
Gets the value for the specified key in the dictionary passed into the action.

Details

Type
Interactivity
Expertise Needed
Matthew's Score
4/5
Category
Date Added to Shortcuts
11/12/2014
Identifier
is.workflow.actions.appendvariable