Comment Out Activity


This activity acts as a container that does not execute its child activities. It comments out or disables the activities within it.

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This activity allows you to temporarily disable activities within a workflow.

The Comment Out activity is a design tool so it should not be included in workflows used in a production environment.

In a Workflow:

When you are building a workflow, you may have one or more activities that you wish to temporarily disable but do not want to discard. You can place this activity inside a Comment Out activity and retain the existing configuration, but at runtime the activity will be skipped.


Name Description


Display Name


You can change the name of an activity to one that describes what it does. A descriptive name can make a workflow easier to interpret and maintain.

Version Information:

Supported from: Geocortex Essentials 3.9.