What is a user action? Is it a screen action or a server action?


Sara Karmali


Hi Sara,

Scren Actions:

You can use in a web screen to update a Contact, for example, you will need to define an action that reacts to the user interaction of clicking the “Save” button and execute the logic to update the Contact.

Server actions/User action:

An application typically has its own business rules. In OutSystems you can create Server Actions to encapsulate the logic that implements the business rules of your application and use them in other actions, such as Preparation actions, Screen Actions or other Server Actions:

You have more information here.