TouchItem Method (Specific to Xamarin.Forms TableView Controls)

Applies to TestComplete 15.64, last modified on May 16, 2024


The TouchItem action simulates touching the item specified by its section and index.


TestObj.TouchItem(Section, Item)

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

Applies To

The method is applied to the following object:

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 parameters:


Specifies the section of the desired item. You can enter the section’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 zero-based index of the desired item.

Result Value



The following example simulates a touch on the second item in the first section of the application’s TableView.

JavaScript, JScript

function Test()
  // Select the mobile device
  // Obtain the TableView object
  var p = Mobile.Device().Process("SampleApp");
  var tableview = p.XFObject("MainPage", "").XFObject("Grid", "").XFObject("TableView");
  tableview.TouchItem(0, 1);


def Test():
  # Select the mobile device
  # Obtain the TableView object 
  p = Mobile.Device().Process("SampleApp")
  tableview = p.XFObject("MainPage", "").XFObject("Grid", "").XFObject("TableView")
  tableview.TouchItem(0, 1)


Sub Test()
  Dim p, tableview
  ' Select the mobile device
  ' Obtain the tableview object
  Set p = Mobile.Device.Process("SampleApp")
  Set tableview = p.XFObject("MainPage", "").XFObject("Grid", "").XFObject("TableView")
  Call tableview.TouchItem(0, 1)
End Sub


procedure Test();
  p, tableview;
  // Select the mobile device
  // Obtain the tableview object
  p := Mobile.Device.Process('SampleApp');
  tableview := p.XFObject('MainPage', '').XFObject('Grid', '').XFObject('TableView');
  tableview.TouchItem(0, 1);

C++Script, C#Script

function Test()
  // Select the mobile device
  // Obtain the TableView object
  var p = Mobile["Device"].Process("SampleApp");
  var tableview = p["XFObject"]("MainPage", "")["XFObject"]("Grid", "")["XFObject"]("TableView");
  tableview["TouchItem"](0, 1);

See Also

TouchItemXY Method (Specific to Xamarin.Forms TableView Controls)
Xamarin.Forms TableView Support
Testing Xamarin.Forms Applications (Legacy)

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