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Highlight object during validation?

Post by Speedboat » Thu Nov 10, 2016 5:02 pm


Is there a possiblity to highlight an object (text field, label, butten) during test execution
(to show the user what Ranorex is currenty doing)

Yes, I know, normally you would not look at the screen during testautomation, but
this would be a nice feature, to show a bit better what Ranorex is currently doing.


Ranorex 6.1.1 / Windows 10 64 bit

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Re: Highlight object during validation?

Post by odklizec » Thu Nov 10, 2016 5:11 pm


It's possible, but not officially supported ;) Check this post...
http://www.ranorex.com/forum/is-it-poss ... tml#p39458
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Re: Highlight object during validation?

Post by krstcs » Thu Nov 10, 2016 7:53 pm

While it is POSSIBLE, I would remind you that this would require you to insert custom code in every place where you would want the system to highlight an element.

In addition, as Pavel said, this functionality is part of the non-public Ranorex API and, therefore, is not supported by Ranorex and is subject to change at any time. Use it at your own risk.
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