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Pause a workflow for a specified amount of time


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Required scopes

No additional scopes are required.

Input parameters

Required parameters
Length of time (in minutes) to wait before proceeding. Maximum allowed value is 10080 minutes (7 days).
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Usage guide

Delay a workflow for some amount of time. Good things come to those who wait.

Example workflow step:

const delayStep = ExampleWorkflow.addStep(
    minutes_to_delay: 12,