External Log Activity


Writes a message to the log of the client application.

Inheritance Hierarchy:



This activity writes an entry in the log system of the client application.

This activity always logs at the INFO level.

In a Workflow:

This activity can be used to provide invaluable feedback when writing workflows. It is also useful in a production workflow to keep track of the success or failure of different parts of the workflow.


Name Description

In Arguments


The message that will be logged.


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 4.0, Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight 2.0, Geocortex Viewer for HTML5 2.0.

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