Object Model Reference for GUI Testing > Web 2.0 Toolkits > Siebel Open UI > Click Method

SblOUIDropDownButton Object

Description

A Siebel Open UI button that opens a dropdown menu..

IMPORTANT

The SblOUIComboBox test object class extends the WebButton test object class and inherits many of its operations and description properties.

Operations

The sections below list the built-in methods and properties that you can use as operations for the SblOUIDropDownButton object.

Note: You can also view a list and descriptions of the SblOUIDropDownButton description properties, for use in object repository descriptions, programmatic descriptions, checkpoint and output value steps, and as argument values for the GetTOProperty and GetROProperty methods.

Methods

Common Method CaptureBitmap Saves a screen capture of the object as a .png or .bmp image, depending on the specified file extension.
Common Method Check Checks whether the actual value of an item matches the expected value.
Common Method CheckProperty Checks whether the specified object property achieves the specified value within the specified timeout.
Common Method ChildObjects Returns the collection of child objects contained within the object.
Method Click Clicks the object.
Method Close Closes a dropdown menu.
Method DoubleClick Clicks on the object twice.
Method Drag Performs the 'drag' part of a drag and drop operation.
Method Drop Performs the 'drop' part of a drag and drop operation.
Method FireEvent Triggers an event.
Common Method GetROProperty Returns the current value of the specified description properties from the object in the application.
Common Method GetTOProperties Returns the collection of properties and values used to identify the object.
Common Method GetTOProperty Returns the value of the specified description properties from the test object description.
Method HoverTap When hover is supported, places the pointer on the object. Otherwise, taps the object.
Method internalClose internalClose
Method internalOpen internalOpen
Method internalSelect internalSelect
Method IsItemEnabled Checks if a selected item in the dropdown button is enabled.
Method LongPress Presses and holds the object.
Method MiddleClick Middle-clicks the object.
Method Open Opens a dropdown menu.
Common Method Output Retrieves the current value of an item and stores it in a specified location.
Method Pan Perform a pan gesture.
Method Pinch Perform a pinch gesture.
Common Method RefreshObject Instructs UFT to re-identify the object in the application the next time a step refers to this object.
Method RightClick Right-clicks the object.
Method Select Selects an item (by name) in the dropdown menu.
Common Method SetTOProperty Sets the value of the specified description properties in the test object description.
Method SiebelAppSync Wait while the siebel application is busy.
Method Submit Submits a form.
Method Swipe Swipes the object.
Common Method ToString Returns a string that represents the current test object.
Common Method WaitProperty Waits until the specified object property achieves the specified value or exceeds the specified timeout before continuing to the next step.

Properties

Common Property Exist Checks whether the object currently exists in the open application.
Common Property Object Accesses the native methods and properties of the object.

 

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Click Method

Description

Clicks the object.

Syntax

object.Click [x], [y], [BUTTON]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.

The y-coordinate of the object. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Tip: You can enter micNoCoordinate (-9999) for the X and Y argument values if you want to enter a value of the button argument without specifying x- and y- coordinates for the click. micNoCoordinate indicates the center of the object.


Default value = 0
BUTTON Optional. A predefined constant or number.

The mouse button used to click the object.

UFT does not record the Click method for right- or middle-clicks. Instead, UFT records the RightClick and MiddleClick methods.


Default value = micLeftBtn

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

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Close Method

Description

Closes a dropdown menu.

Syntax

object.Close

Return Type

None

Example


 

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DoubleClick Method

Description

Clicks on the object twice.

Syntax

object.DoubleClick [interval], [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
interval Optional. A Variant.
The number of seconds between the two clicks. The default value is 0.2 seconds.
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.

The y-coordinate of the click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.


Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

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Drag Method

Description

Performs the 'drag' part of a drag and drop operation.

Syntax

object.Drag [x], [y], [BUTTON], [Modifier]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate within the source object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate within the source object.
Default value = 0
BUTTON Optional. A predefined constant or number.
The mouse button used to drag the object. (Releasing the button performs the Drop operation.)
Default value = micLeftBtn
Modifier Optional. A String value.

The keyboard modifier that is pressed during the Drag operation.

Possible values:

  • micAlt
  • micCtrl
  • micShift

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

Drag and Drop operations are performed as a coupled step. Inserting one operation without the other causes an error to occur in the run session.

This test object method is not supported on Safari browsers.

UFT supports the following scenarios:

General Note:

UFT always runs Drag and Drop steps using the mouse API, even if you defined the Replay type as Event in the Run Settings section of the Web > Advanced pane (Tools > Options > GUI Testing tab > Web > Advanced node).

Notes for Scenario A:

Notes for Scenario B and Scenario C:

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Drop Method

Description

Performs the 'drop' part of a drag and drop operation.

Syntax

object.Drop [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the object on which the dragged object is dropped. If the dragged and dropped object is the same object, then the x-coordinate is relative to the upper left corner in the source location prior to being dragged.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of the target object on which the dragged object is dropped. If the dragged and dropped object is the same object is the same object, then the y-coordinate is relative to the upper left corner in the source location prior to being dragged.
Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

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FireEvent Method

Description

Triggers an event.

Syntax

object.FireEvent EventName, [x], [y], [BUTTON]

Arguments

Parameter Description
EventName Required. A String value.

The name of an event to trigger:

Available events:

  • onchange
  • onclick
  • ondblclick
  • onblur
  • onfocus
  • onmousedown
  • onmouseup
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseout
  • onsubmit
  • onreset
  • onpropertychange
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate, relative to the upper left corner of the object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate, relative to the upper left corner of the object.
Default value = 0
BUTTON Optional. A predefined constant or number.
The mouse button used to fire the event.
Default value = micLeftBtn

Return Type

None

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HoverTap Method

Description

When hover is supported, places the pointer on the object. Otherwise, taps the object.

Syntax

object.HoverTap [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the hover point or tap. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of the hover point or tap. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method is supported as long as the Web site being tested is run on a mobile device on Mobile Center, and the test object implements this gesture. Using this method on desktop browsers may generate warnings, even if you are using a mobile emulator.


 

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internalClose Method

Description

internalClose

Syntax

object.internalClose

Return Type

None


 

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internalOpen Method

Description

internalOpen

Syntax

object.internalOpen

Return Type

None


 

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internalSelect Method

Description

internalSelect

Syntax

object.internalSelect Path

Arguments

Parameter Description
Path Required. A String value.

Return Type

None


 

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IsItemEnabled Method

Description

Checks if a selected item in the dropdown button is enabled.

Syntax

object.IsItemEnabled Path

Arguments

Parameter Description
Path Required. A String value.
The path to the item in the dropdown list (by name).

Return Type

None


 

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LongPress Method

Description

Presses and holds the object.

Syntax

object.LongPress [duration], [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
duration Optional. A Variant.

The time period (in seconds) to hold the long tap gesture.

You can specify partial seconds as a duration time.

x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the long tap gesture. The coordinate is relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of the tap gesture. The coordinate is relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method is supported as long as the application supports touch events and is run on a mobile device on Mobile Center or a touch-enabled browser. Using this method on desktop browsers may generate warnings, even if you are using a mobile emulator.

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MiddleClick Method

Description

Middle-clicks the object.

Syntax

object.MiddleClick [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the middle click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of the middle click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0

Return Type

None

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Open Method

Description

Opens a dropdown menu.

Syntax

object.Open

Return Type

None

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Pan Method

Description

Perform a pan gesture.

Syntax

object.Pan deltaX, deltaY, [duration], [startX], [startY]

Arguments

Parameter Description
deltaX Required. An integer value.
The distance moved on the x axis, relative to the start point.
deltaY Required. An integer value.
The distance moved on the y axis, relative to the start point.
duration Optional. A Variant.
The number of seconds required to peform the pan gesture.
startX Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of where the pan gesture starts. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Default value = 0
startY Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of where the pan gesture starts. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.

Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method is supported as long as the application supports touch events and is run on a mobile device on Mobile Center or a touch-enabled browser. Using this method on desktop browsers may generate warnings, even if you are using a mobile emulator.

This method is not supported in Internet Explorer and older versions of FireFox.

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Pinch Method

Description

Perform a pinch gesture.

Syntax

object.Pinch scale, [duration], [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
scale Required. A Variant.
duration Optional. A Variant.
x Optional. An integer value.

Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.

Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method is supported as long as the application supports touch events and is run on a mobile device on Mobile Center or a touch-enabled browser. Using this method on desktop browsers may generate warnings, even if you are using a mobile emulator.

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RightClick Method

Description

Right-clicks the object.

Syntax

object.RightClick [x], [y]

Arguments

Parameter Description
x Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate of the right click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0
y Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate of the right click. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT


 

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Select Method

Description

Selects an item (by name) in the dropdown menu.

Syntax

object.Select Path

Arguments

Parameter Description
Path Required. A String value.
The path to the item in the dropdown list (by name).

Return Type

None

Example


 

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SiebelAppSync Method

Description

Wait while the siebel application is busy.

Syntax

object.SiebelAppSync

Return Type

None

Example


 

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Submit Method

Description

Submits a form.

Syntax

object.Submit

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method simulates pressing the Enter key, while the focus is on the object specified in the statement.

If the object is not part of a Web form, the Submit method has no effect.


 

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Swipe Method

Description

Swipes the object.

Syntax

object.Swipe direction, [distance], [duration], [startX], [startY]

Arguments

Parameter Description
direction Required. A MoveDirection Value.

The direction of the swipe gesture.

Possible values:

  • moveDown
  • moveLeft
  • moveRight
  • moveUp
distance Optional. An integer value.
The distance (in pixels) of the swipe gesture.
Default value = 0
duration Optional. A Variant.

The time period (in seconds) of the swipe gesture.

You can specify partial seconds as a duration time.

startX Optional. An integer value.
The x-coordinate at which the swipe gesture begins. The specified coordinates are relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0
startY Optional. An integer value.
The y-coordinate at which the swipe gesture begins. The coordinate is relative to the upper left corner of the object. The default value is the center of the object.
Default value = 0

Return Type

None

IMPORTANT

This method is supported as long as the application supports touch events and is run on a mobile device on Mobile Center or a touch-enabled browser. Using this method on desktop browsers may generate warnings, even if you are using a mobile emulator.

This method is not supported on Windows Phone.

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