ReDim Array Action

Declaration

<AMREDIMARRAY NAME="Array_Name" SIZE="23" />

See Also

ReDim Array Action-Setting Properties Create Array Action, Create Variable Action, Increment Variable Action, Decrement Variable Action

Description

Changes the size of the right-most (least significant) boundary of the array. The AutoMate Array must have already been created using the Create Array action.

Practical Usage

See Description.

Parameters

General Tab

Array Name

Text, Required
MARKUP: NAME="Array_Name"

Specifies the name of the array to create. It is important that this value is unique, descriptive and does not conflict with any BASIC scripting keywords (examples of common conflicts include: date, day, week, etc).

New Size

Text, Required- Default 0
MARKUP: SIZE="23"

Specifies the new size of the right-most boundary of the array.

Notes

Custom Description

This action includes the Description tab for entering a custom step description.

More on setting custom step description

Standard Error Handling Options

This action also includes the standard Error Causes and On Error failure handling options/tabs.

More on Error Handling Options

Variables and Expressions

All text fields allow the use of expressions, which can be entered by surrounding the expression in percentage signs (example: %MYVARIABLE%, %Left('Text',2)%). To help construct these expressions, you can open Expression Builder from these fields by pressing F2.

More on variables
More on expressions

More on the expression builder

Example

NOTE: The code below can be copied and pasted directly into the Steps pane of the Task Builder.

<AMREDIMARRAY NAME="Array_Name" SIZE="6" />