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assign cloud device


Assign a logical name for a given capability of a target cloud device. This name may then be used in the action connect cloud device.


  • url

    URL Appium server

  • capability

    Set of keys and values, in JSON format, sent to the Appium server to define what kind of automation session to be launched

  • name

    User-assigned, “friendly” name of the capability

Valid contexts

This action may be used within the following project items: test modules and user-defined actions.


  • This built-in action applies only to WebDriver based cloud services. (Learn more.)
  • This action supports the <ignore> modifier. If the string <ignore> is present as the value of any of the arguments, or any argument contains an expression that evaluates to <ignore>, the action is skipped during execution.

Applicable Built-In Settings

The following settings are applicable to this action: remove double quotes from cells.

Related information

connect cloud device

use cloud device

get cloud device session id

disconnect cloud device

use host machine

disconnect all cloud devices

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