When you record a test,
Silk Test Workbench automatically identifies controls. When the visual test is recorded, you can identify visible controls in the application
under test to change controls that are used in the visual test or to manually insert test steps into the visual test.
Test Steps pane, select the step for which you want to change the control.
Properties pane, expand the
Identify a control menu in the
Locator text box.
Application Under Test.
Move the cursor to the application that you are testing.
Controls appear highlighted with a dark border as the cursor passes over them in the application.
Esc to exit from Identify mode and return to the visual test.
Click the control that you want to use as it is highlighted.
Note: If editing an automation step that accesses a different class,
Silk Test Workbench issues a message indicating that the class accessed by the step has changed and asks if you want to apply the change. Click
Yes to update the
Locator with the new class and control information, or click
No to return to the
Visual Navigator without identifying a control.
Locator text box is updated with the newly selected control information and this control is used during playback.