How to understand tracking in a recording

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How to understand tracking in a recording

Post by kdreiling » Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:30 pm


I am trying to understand and learn how - when - where to modify the path of an recorded item. For example, in the line below, I want to understand how I can narrow this path, how do you know where to put //, /./, /?/. This is a field in a WPF container. How does Ranorex know how to navigate to that field. I am working with a test suite I started recording in 2012 and has been dormant for a while. I am having trouble getting it to come back to life. Any suggestions are welcome. I have watched Webinars and read the user guide, but any personal advice would be wonderful.

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Re: How to understand tracking in a recording

Post by Stub » Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:51 am

There's a bit of information about the structure of RxPaths here.