wIsItemSwitchable Property (Specific to iOS Toolbar and NavigationBar Controls)

Applies to TestComplete 15.0, last modified on October 19, 2021
This property 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.


Use this property to determine whether the specified item works as a switch control.



Read-Only Property Boolean
TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Item [in]    Required    Variant    

Applies To

The property is applied to the following objects:

View Mode

To view this property in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs, activate the Advanced view mode.


The property has the following parameter:


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.

Property Value

True if the specified item functions as a switch control. Otherwise, False.


If the specified item is not found, the property returns False and posts an error message to the test log.

If you use Python or DelphiScript, you should enclose the parameter of the wlsItemSwitchable property in square brackets: wlsItemSwitchable[Item].


To view an example that demonstrates how to use the wIsItemSwitchable property, see Checking the Type of Toolbar and Navigation Bar Items.

See Also

Checking the Type of Toolbar and Navigation Bar Items
Testing iOS Applications (Legacy)
wIsSeparatorItem Property (iOS Controls)
wIsDropDownItem Property (Specific to iOS Controls)

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