The Render Data activity takes an input of a data schema and renders it as a text string. The schema processed is based on a specified Data Format shared resource.
You can use this activity in various scenarios, for example, retrieving a result set from a database table. You may want to:
- Format this result set as a formatted text string (with line breaks between each row in the result set).
- Use the Render Data activity to render the data schema as a formatted text string.
The General tab has the following fields.
|Name||No||The name to be displayed as the label for the activity in the process.|
|Data Format||No||The Data Format shared resource to use when rendering the text output.|
The following is the input for the activity.
|Rows||complex||The element containing the list of items to render.|
|root||complex||The complex element containing data schema (specified by the Data Format shared resource) to render as a text string. This is a repeating element which renders more than one output record.|
The following is the output of the activity.