Configuring robots in Robocorp Cloud
To run your robots locally using Robocorp App or in a cloud runtime environment, you need to configure Robocorp Cloud.
Create a new robot in Robocorp Cloud
Go to Robocorp Cloud, select a workspace, navigate to the
Robots section, and click the
New robot button. Provide a name for the robot, for example,
Search for cat pictures. Leave the other options as they are, and press the
Upload the robot code to Robocorp Cloud
This can be achieved in two different ways, depending on your workflow:
- The simplest way to upload the robot content is via Robocorp Lab. If you have linked your Robocorp Lab to Robocorp Cloud you can just open your robot in Robocorp Lab, select
Publish to Robocorp Cloudand then select the robot you just created via the UI.
- You can specify a URL to a zip file in the Robocorp UI.
After the robot code has been processed by Robocorp Cloud you can see the steps defined in your package on the UI.
Create a new process
Navigate to the
Processes section, and click the
New process button. Provide a name for the process, for example,
Google image search.
Add a step to the process, selecting a runtime environment for it
- Click on the process you created.
- In the
Stepssection, click the
- Select the robot to add.
- Select an environment. For this example, we will use the default cloud runtime environment (
Run the process
Navigate to the
Processes section and click the
Note: If needed, you can also set your process up so it can be executed using a remote API call.
You configured a robot for running in Robocorp Cloud from scratch.