[Windows] Clear Text

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Starting from version 7.0.0, Windows desktop application testing is available on Katalon Studio.

clearText

  • Description: Clear the text content of the Web element found by using locator value of the given windows object.
  • Keyword name: getText
  • Keyword syntax: Windows.clearText(windowsObject)
  • Parameter: windowsObject
    • Description: An object describing the locator and locator strategy to find a Windows element.
    • Parameter Type: WindowsTestObject
    • Mandatory: Required
  • Example:
"Set 'Welcome to Katalon Studio' on the edit panel"
Windows.setText(findWindowsObject("Object Repository/Edit"), 'Welcome to Katalon Studio')

"Get text of the edit panel and verify"
def text = Windows.getText(findWindowsObject("Object Repository/Edit"))

assert text == 'Welcome to Katalon Studio'

"Clear text of the edit panel"
Windows.clearText(findWindowsObject("Object Repository/Edit"))

"Get text of the edit panel and verify the text is clear"
text = Windows.getText(findWindowsObject("Object Repository/Edit"))

assert text == 'Welcome to Katalon Studio'

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