Choices Element

You use the choices element to provide different options to perform a step. The options cannot contain more than one action.


  • Add a choices element if there are multiple options to perform a step.
  • Each option in the choices element should require only one action.

    If any option require more than one action, use the choice table element. See Choice Table Element.

  • In the step element introduce the choices element.

    For example, enter Save the document by doing any of the following:

  • Start each option with “To” to ensure that the options are understood as not obligatory.

    For example, enter To save the document by using your keyboard, press Cmd > F.


The following example shows a choices element that gives you two different options to save your edits.

Figure 1. Choices Example
choice example