__callmethod__ Method

Applies to TestComplete 15.64, last modified on June 12, 2024


In Python code, you can use __callmethod__ to call an object’s method given the method name as a string.

__callmethod__ works similar to aqObject.CallMethod, but is easier to use in Python.


Obj.__callmethod__(MethodName, Param1, Param2, ..., ParamN)

Obj Any object that supports the IDispatch interface
MethodName [in]    Required    String    
Param1 [in]    Optional    Variant    
Param2 [in]    Optional    Variant    
ParamN [in]    Optional    Variant    
Result Variant

Applies To

IDispatch objects, for example, TestComplete scripting objects (Sys, Log), test objects obtained from applications (Aliases.browser), COM objects, and others.



A string containing the name of the method to be called.

Param1, Param2, ..., ParamN

If the called method has parameters, specify the parameter values.

Result Value

The return value of the called method, or None if the method did not return anything.



Log.__callmethod__("Message", "test")

See Also

__getprop__ Method
__setprop__ Method
Python - Specifics of Usage

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