Generate Random Text


Updated: May 13, 2016

Applies To: System Center 2012 SP1 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator

The Generate Random Text activity generates random strings of text.

Before you configure the Generate Random Text activity, you need to determine the random text string attributes you want to generate.

Use the following information to configure the Generate Random Text activity.

Details Tab

SettingsConfiguration Instructions
Text LengthType the number of characters that you want the string to include, for example, 45.
Text ContentsSelect the options for the items that you want the Generate Random Text activity to include in the random text string. In the Minimum Quantity field for each option that you select, type the minimum number of these characters that you want to include in the string. The total of all Minimum Quantity fields must not be more than the number you typed in the Text Length field.

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Published Data

The following table lists the published data items.

Random textThe string of random text that this activity creates.
Random text lengthThe length of the text that was generated.