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Get Environment Information

Actions » Windows » Operating System » General » Get Environment Information 

The action Get Environment Information retrieves the content of an environment variable and displays the name and value.


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  1. Open the Windows node in the Workspace Explorer.
  2. Open the Operating System node.
  3. In the General node, select the Get Environment Information action.

Parameters:

The action has the following input parameters:


name Description
Environment Variable
Determines the environment variable that should be read.

Available environment variables:

  • ComSpec
  • DriverData
  • NUMBER_OF_PROCESSORS
  • OS
  • Path
  • PATHEXT
  • PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE
  • PROCESSOR_IDENTIFIER
  • PROCESSOR_LEVEL
  • PROCESSOR_REVISION
  • PSModule_Path
  • TEMP
  • TMP
  • USERNAME
  • windir
Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter, Enum]

Results:

The action returns the following results:


name
description
Name
The name of the environment variable.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter]
Value
The value of the environment variable.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter]

Example 1 (Run a command prompt from an environment variable):

This example retrieves the value of ComSpec environment variable and executes the command prompt. Once the C:\> prompt appears, it changes to its root directory and shows the folders inside the directory. It then waits for 10 seconds before closing the command prompt.


See other OS General operations:

Run Shell Command
Empty Recycle Bin
Lock Screen
System Shutdown