SetText Action (DateTimePicker Controls)

Applies to TestComplete 15.64, last modified on May 16, 2024
This method is not supported in web tests (including cross-platform web tests) that use XPath expressions and CSS selectors to locate web elements. This method can be only used in tests that locate web objects by using internal identification properties provided by TestComplete.


Using the SetText action sets the contents of a control, that is, replaces the previous contents with the specified text.

To get a control’s text, use the Text property.



TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Text [in]    Required    String    
Result None

Applies To

The method is applied to the following objects:

View Mode

This method is available in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs in both Basic and Advanced view modes.


The method has the following parameter:


The text to enter in the control.

Result Value



The method does not check whether the specified text is a valid date/time value.

See Also

Text Property (DateTimePicker Controls)

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