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Automation Any Where => Integration Pack in AA => Topic started by: admin on July 07, 2017, 08:02:00 PM

Title: Questions and answers on integration Pack
Post by: admin on July 07, 2017, 08:02:00 PM
1.What is Integration Pack in Automation Anywhere?

The Automation Anywhere Integration Pack saves time and money on repetitive tasks. It increases process reliability and speed while diminishing human errors. The Integration Pack is one of the category of commands in Task editor.  It provides drag and drop functionality for integration in Task editor. User can bring resources from one application to another in order to automate the particular process.

Integration Pack includes the following features in Task editor to automate the processes

  1. App Integration command
  2. OCR command
  3. Email Automation command
  4. Terminal Emulator command
  5. Sentiment Bot command
  6. PDF Integration command


2.What is App Integration?

Use this command to integrate application with your automated task and capture text data. Automation Anywhere makes it easy for you to integrate any application with your automated tasks using simple drag-and-drop operations. The App Integration command supports a large number of applications , including Java and Windows applications.


3.What are the Sub-Commands available in App Integration?

The App Integration Command provides the following sub-commands:


4.What is OCR?

OCR(Optical Character Recognition) is a common technology for reading an image as a text file. Use this command to capture an image or picture, convert it to text, and transfer the data to another application. There are two OCR engines available in Automation Anywhere

  1. TOCR (Tesseract OCR)
  2. MODI (Microsoft Office Document Imaging)

User should specify the OCR engine either TOCR or MODI to work with OCR.

NOTE: By default MODI is selected . However, TOCR will be default engine, if both installed.


5.What are the System requirements to use OCR command in AA?

  1. The OCR command requires that Microsoft Office 2003 or later be installed on the computer
  2. For Microsoft Office 2007, ensure that the sub-component “Scanning, OCR, Indexing Service Filter” (under Microsoft Office Document Imaging) is selected during installation.
  3. If using Microsoft Office 2010 and above, you will be required to install the MODI component separately.
  4. Since TOCR is a third party component, ensure it is installed separately.

NOTE: More than one OCR engine is installed to your system, it is recommended that you select the relevant OCR engine to ensure your existing tasks run fine.


6.Explain about Sub-Commands in OCR?

The OCR command provides the following sub-commands:


7.What I can automate using Email Automation command?

You can use the Email Automation command to intelligently automate your mail server functions and handle incoming emails messages. Specifically, you can automate the following activities:
  1. Manage your incoming email messages and download attachments to specific folders.
  2. Clear unwanted email messages.
  3. Communicate with your mail server and monitor email activity.
  4. Extract email data (such as Subject, Message, From: , To: , CC: and attachments) to applications (Excel, Word, Notepad, and others) or     folders on your computer.
  5. Select either IMAP or POP3 servers.
  6. Organize email messages while downloading them, based on status (All, Read, and Unread).
  7. Select either HTML  and Plain text formats for your email messages.


8.What are the Sub-Commands available under Email Automation Command?

Email Automation command provides following sub-commands:

9.What is Terminal Emulator Command in AA?

Access and control default, DOS-based actions of remote terminals with Terminal Emulator command. Issue DOS commands - dir, ipconfig , copy, and recover etc. Also, transfer the exact state of an application between tasks to optimize your automation logic.


10.Give a brief explanation about Sub-Commands under Terminal Emulator?
          1. ANSI
          2. VT100
          3. TN3270
          4. TN5250
          1. Last Line
          2. All Lines
          3. Line From-To
          4. Lines With Column Range


11.What is the purpose of PDF Integration Command?

The Automation Anywhere PDF Integration command takes process automation to a new level. PDF files are pervasive on the web, in email, and across all sizes and shapes of business. It's become critical to automate routine tasks that involve manipulating and uploading these documents to databases, websites, and other repositories.

All sub-commands provide an option for overwriting existing output files. If you check the Overwrite check box, and the file name exists, the file is overwritten.

NOTE: It is recommended to User use variables with the command as many fields support variables.



12.Explain Sub-Commands of PDF integration Command?