Introduction to Actions

Empower bot conversations with Actions in NLX's Dialog Studio—send content, perform tasks, trigger workflows

What's an Action?

Actions are the one-way cousins of data requests. While data requests can retrieve and send content from an external source, actions only send content. They perform external tasks and merely inform your bot on whether or not they were successful.

Actions are useful for a variety of external tasks:

  • Sending an email or SMS

  • Scheduling bookings or calendar meetings

  • Triggering Robotic Process Automation


An action must always employ the following to function:

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