UiPath Activities Guide

Wait Screen Text


Waits for a specified amount of time for a string to appear in the terminal screen.



  • Text - The string to be waited for.


Only string variables and strings are supported.

  • MatchCase - Specifies if the text matching should be case sensitive. Only boolean values (True, False) are supported.


  • DelayMS - Delay time (in milliseconds) after executing the activity. The default amount of time is 300 milliseconds.
  • TimeoutMS - Specifies the amount of time (in milliseconds) to wait for the activity to run before an error is thrown. The default value is 30000 milliseconds (30 seconds).
  • WaitType - Before performing the actions, wait for the target to become ready. The following options are available: None - does not wait for the target to be ready; Ready - waits for the terminal to be ready for input; Complete - waits for the terminal to be ready for input.


  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.


  • Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.

Wait Screen Text

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