This macro function prompts the user to enter text and inserts text input within the macro placeholder. Input dialog window appears before the command is executed.



Name - The unique name of the macro field. The field name cannot contain blanks or special characters. Two fields with the same name and of the same type are treated as one - the user input is only required once.

Window -

Timeout (ms) - Specify the delay (in milliseconds) to pause the execution until the window is activated.


Select OK to insert a %RUN_Name% macro field into the command. Double-click on the field name to open the dialog and edit the macro properties again.


In the following example, user will be asked to enter a customer name before the command is executed.

Dear Mr. %INPUT_CustomerName%,
thank you for contacting us.