Adds a delay before the corresponding activity would be executed.


  • DisplayName - Renames the activity.

  • Duration - Pauses an activity for a certain duration (hh:mm:ss).


  1. Add a Delay activity inside a Sequence.
  2. In the Duration field under Properties, write 00:00:05 (5 seconds).
  3. Add a Message Box activity, and in the Content field, write "Robotic Process Automation"

        The use case should look as the following screenshot:

Upon execution, the Message Box should be displayed after the 5 seconds delay.