Object Selection Dialog Box

Relevant for: GUI tests and components

This dialog box enables you to specify which object you want UFT to use when you select a location in your application that is associated with more than one object.

To access
  1. Do one of the following:

    • Ensure that a GUI test or action is in focus in the document pane.
    • In the Solution Explorer, select a GUI test or action node.
  2. Use one of the following:

    • After performing an operation that changes the pointer to a pointing hand, if you point to a location that is associated with more than one object, the Object Selection dialog box opens.
    • For tests: When you right-click a location in the Active Screen to perform an operation that requires selecting an object, if the location is associated with more than one object, the Object Selection dialog box opens.
See also

Tips for Using the Pointing Hand

User interface elements are described below (unlabeled elements are shown in angle brackets):

UI Elements

Description

<object tree>

A tree containing the parent hierarchy of the object you selected. Select the object that you want UFT to use from the tree and click OK.