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visible='True' in XPath

Post by c676228 » Sat May 23, 2015 12:41 am

Hi Folks,
I don't see there is visible property in RxPath class. How come we can use visible='True' in xpath?
what exactly is the difference between using EnsureVisible and using visible='True' in xpath?

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Re: visible='True' in XPath

Post by odklizec » Sat May 23, 2015 7:20 am

Hi,

Ensure visible forces the element to become visible. In other words, it tries to move the element to visible area of the screen.

Attribute "visible=true" in xpath means that the path becomes valid only if the pointed element is visible. If the element is not visible, Ranorex will fail to find the element.

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Re: visible='True' in XPath

Post by c676228 » Sun May 24, 2015 8:30 pm

Hi Pavel,

Ok. but I don't see there is not a visible property or field in RxPath class.
Where does this visible attribute come from?

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Post by odklizec » Sun May 24, 2015 9:32 pm

Visible attribute is one of the "General" attributes, available for each type of UI element. Other two are "Enabled" and "Valid".
http://www.ranorex.com/support/user-gui ... x-spy.html
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