Authenticate Action—Setting Properties

The Authenticate action is used to set security for a task. It stops the task until the user is identified by a logon or password.

To set Authenticate properties

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Security folder and double-click the Authenticate action or drag it into the Steps pane.

  2. Select the type of authentication to use, and then enter the password or user name as applicable..

  3. To set the Description tab properties, refer to Description Tab Options.

  4. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, refer to Step Error Handling.

  5. When finished, click OK to save settings and close the properties dialog window.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Authenticate Action