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Minimizes or restores all open windows to reveal or hide the desktop



  • Operation - Select the Operation from the drop-down list
Minimize all WindowsShow the Desktop by minimizing all the open windows
Restore all WindowsRestore all Windows to go back to their respective original states


  • DisplayName – The display name of the activity.

  • Private – If selected, the variables and argument values will no longer be logged at the Verbose level.


  • Continue On Error – It Specifies whether the automation should continue even when the activity throws an error. If True, the activity continues without throwing any exceptions. If False, the activity throws an exception. The default value is False.

    Note: If this activity is present inside the Try-Catch block, and the value of this property is True, no error would be caught.