|This method is available in legacy mobile tests that work with devices connected to the local computer. To learn how to simulate user actions in newer cloud-compatible mobile tests, see the Simulating user actions in tests section.|
SwitchItem action sets the specified state of the item.
|TestObj||A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section|
The method is applied to the following objects:
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The method has the following parameters:
Specifies the desired item. You can enter the item’s index (from 0) or its caption. The caption can contain asterisk (*) or question mark (?) wildcards or regular expressions. The asterisk (*) corresponds to a string of any length (including an empty string), the question mark corresponds to any single character (including none). To specify more complicated parts of a caption, use regular expressions.
The caption can be case-sensitive or case-insensitive depending on the value of the Use case-sensitive parameters project setting.
Specifies the item’s state:
||The item is unchecked.|
||The item is checked.|
If the specified item is not found,
SwitchItem fails and posts an error message to the test log.
To determine whether the specified item is already in the on or off state, use the
If the underlying item does not support the specified state, the method fails and posts an error message to the test log.