Control Flow actions

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Get On Screen Content

Gets the current content on screen, if available.

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Stop and Output

Stops execution of the current shortcut, and outputs content. This action is useful when: β€’ Running a shortcut from another shortcut (using the Run Shortcut action). The output will be used as the output of the Run Shortcut action. β€’ Running a shortcut from Quick Actions in Finder on macOS. The output will be saved as a file alongside the files selected in Finder. β€’ Running a shortcut from Services on macOS. The output will replace the selected content, if applicable. β€’ Or, when running a shortcut from another location that supports output, like the command-line or the Shortcuts URL scheme. No more actions will be run after this action.

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Wait to Return

Pauses execution until you leave the Shortcuts app and return to it. This action might be useful after an action that switches apps, to pause execution until you return to the Shortcuts app.

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Stop running shortcut

Stops execution of the current shortcut and dismisses the shortcut on screen. No more actions will be run after this action.