Resolution issues

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davef
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Resolution issues

Post by davef » Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:37 pm

I am having issues with missing clicks and receiving errors such as outside of visible area. I know I did my coding on my machine at 1920x1080 and the other machine I am running on is 1280x1024. Is there a quick fix for this or do I just need to change my screen resolution and redo the parts that do not work?

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Re: Resolution issues

Post by odklizec » Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:01 am

Hi,

I'm afraid, it's too hard to suggest something reliable without seeing your solution and actual error you are getting. The easiest thing you might try is to uncheck this option in Ranorex settings:
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This should prevent Ranorex from throwing an exception if mouse-based action is performed outside the visible desktop area.

If your tests are using coordinate or image-based actions, then I'm afraid, you will most probably have to rework your tests. Or simply start using the same resolution as the tests were designed with.
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