[Windows] Switch To Desktop
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Starting from version 7.0.0, Windows desktop application testing is available on Katalon Studio.
- Description: Switch from the current running driver to a desktop session of the Windows Driver. This keyword initializes another Windows Driver with the
app: Root(the whole desktop) desired capability and the same WinAppDriver URL and Proxy settings of the application driver. All of Windows built-in keywords now are manipulated by the desktop Windows Driver.
- Keyword name: switchToDesktop
- Keyword syntax: Windows.switchToDesktop()
"Start the note pad application" Windows.startApplication('C:\\Windows\\System32\\notepad.exe') "Switch to control the Desktop" Windows.switchToDesktop()