Robocorp Lab (4.0.5)

This is a major version update. Please uninstall the previous version of the application and install the new version by downloading it from Instructions for uninstallation are available at our documentation site.

Features and changes

  • Onboarding tutorial provided to users on the first install. Guide how to get my-first-robot up and running. Onboarding
  • New and much faster "test run" for robots to be tested locally before uploading to the cloud.
    • Isolated run environments are re-used whenever possible to improve performance.
    • New flexible file structure enabled by a new robot.yaml configuration file.
    • Guide on migrating to the robot.yaml.
    • Please note this a breaking change, and your existing robots will need to be migrated... the prize is a LOT faster test run.
    • All robot examples have been updated to use the robot.yaml configuration, and more examples have been added. You should get the latest examples and try them out. Test run
  • Application name changed to Robocorp Lab (from Robocode Lab). Other naming changes to improve UX.
  • Language Server Protocol upgrade has improvements on auto-completion and other fixes.
  • Error handling fixes.
  • The new ROBOT_ROOT environment variable can be used in scripts to refer to the base of the robot folder structure, instead of using relative paths.
September 23, 2020