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Sleep block

The sleep block pauses the automation for a defined amount of time. When the sleep block is executed, the automation continues processing data from previous blocks after the wait time has passed.

Sleep block

A sleep block is commonly used in following situation:

  • When you have a call URL block inside a loop, and the automation might exceed the rate limit of the API.
Information note

The automation continues to run when sleep block is executed. This means the automation still takes up a slot of concurrent executions in your tenant.

Configuring a sleep block

Configure the sleep block to sleep for a set duration.


The only input required is the sleep duration.


Enter the number of seconds you want the automation to sleep for when it reaches the sleep block.

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