WaitPrompt Method (Page Objects)

Applies to TestComplete 15.65, last modified on June 25, 2024


Use the WaitPrompt method to delay the test run until a tested web page shows an input box. To learn more, see Handle JavaScript Popups and Browser Dialogs.



TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Timeout [in]    Required    Integer    
Result A Prompt object

Applies To

The method is applied to the following object:

View Mode

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


The method has the following parameter:


The number of milliseconds to wait until the specified object becomes available. If Timeout is 0, the method returns immediately. If Timeout is -1, the wait time is infinite.

Result Value

The Prompt object that corresponds to an input box that the web page is showing.

If the page is not showing any input boxes, the method will return a stub object. To determine whether the method returns a valid object, use the Exists property of the returned object. If the property returns False, the object is a stub object.

See Also

Prompt Method (Page Objects)
Handle JavaScript Popups and Browser Dialogs

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