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getdistinctusers() Function
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getdistinctusers( peopleArray )

Retrieves users from a set of users and groups.

See also: topeople()


Keyword Type Description


User or Group Array

The groups or users and groups that you want to convert to the User data type.


User Array

Usage considerations

You can reference a group as a peopleArray value by creating a constant with a User or Group data type and specifying your desired group as its value. Wrap this value with the topeople() function.

getdistinctusers() will only return the first 10,000 users.

getdistinctusers() cannot be used to define a column of process report data or in a process event.


You can copy and paste these examples into the Expression Rule Designer to see how this works.

Using it in a script task:

getdistinctusers(topeople( cons!group )) when stored as pv!multipleuser returns "user.name1", "user.name2", ...

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getdistinctusers() Function