splitString Step

Last published at: May 14th, 2024


Splits a string using a delimiter


  • stringVal - string to split
  • delimiter -  delimiter to be used
  • valueVariable - variable to store the split xml 


  • True – step executed successfully 
  • False – step failed to execute 



Let’s build and execute the splitStringDef example.          

  • Create a new definition called “splitStringDef”
  • Select the definition and click the “design” button
  • Let’s define variable called “Result” click on the “start” step and select the “define variables” button
  • Enter “Result” for the name of the variable, select “String” as the data type and click the “add” button.
  • click the “save” button to save the changes
  • Drag a splitString step to the canvas
  • Connect the dots between the start and splitString step

  • Click on the “splitString” step to configure its properties
  • Configure the following values for the properties as shown on the below graphic

  • Save the workflow definition
  • Create a workflow instance and execute
  • Workflow will start and splits the string based on given delimiter and store the result in the variable/global.