Extract Substring from End of String

Copies a specified number of characters starting from the end of a string and stores the output in a variable.

Action settings

Do one of the following to open the Action configuration window:

  • Double-click the action.
  • Click on the action and then click Configure.

See Action configuration window for more information.

Field Description
Number of Characters

The number of characters to copy into the substring.


Extract the substring from this source string.


The workflow variable to store the output from this action.

For more information about how to use Lookups in configuration fields, see Lookups in action configuration fields.