Run Activity Activity


The Run Activity activity runs another activity using the unique action name of the activity. This allows you to run activities that are not listed in the Designer's Activities Toolbox, such as custom activities.

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Custom Development


Use the Run Activity activity in a server workflow to invoke a custom server activity that is not listed in the Designer's Activities Toolbox. Set the Action input to match the action of the target custom activity to invoke. Set the Arguments input to an object defining the inputs to the target custom activity. The outputs of the Run Activity activity will be the outputs of the target custom activity. For example, if the target activity has a result output, you can access it as $runActivity1.result.




Type: String

The action name of the activity to run.



Type: Lookup<any>

The input arguments to the target activity.

The arguments must match those expected by the target activity.


This activity has outputs that match those of the target activity.


For information about the ID, Display Name, and Description properties, see Properties Common to all Activities.

Connectivity Requirements

This activity does not work when the device has intermittent connectivity to the network.