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[Mobile] Set Text


Set the text on a mobile element. It also clears the previous value of the mobile element.


ParamParam TypeMandatoryDescription
toTestObjectRequiredRepresents a mobile element.
textStringRequiredThe text to set on the mobile element.
timeoutintRequiredMaximum period of time (in seconds) that system will wait to return a result
flowControlFailureHandlingOptionalSpecifies the failure handling schema to determine whether the execution should be allowed to continue or stop.


You want to set the text on a textbox control.

import static com.kms.katalon.core.testcase.TestCaseFactory.findTestCase
import static com.kms.katalon.core.testdata.TestDataFactory.findTestData
import static com.kms.katalon.core.testobject.ObjectRepository.findTestObject
import internal.GlobalVariable as GlobalVariable
import com.kms.katalon.core.configuration.RunConfiguration as RunConfiguration
import as Mobile
import com.kms.katalon.core.util.internal.PathUtil as PathUtil

'Start application on current selected android\'s device'
Mobile.startApplication(GlobalVariable.G_AndroidApp, false)

Mobile.tap(findTestObject('Application/android.widget.TextView - Graphics'), GlobalVariable.G_Timeout)

'Scroll to element which displayed text is Xfermodes'

'Set text on textbox control'
Mobile.setText(findTestObject('Application/Graphics/android.widget.TextView - Xfermodes'),'Your text here', GlobalVariable.G_Timeout)

'Verify if item\'s label is equal to \"Xfermodes\"'
Mobile.verifyEqual(itemText, 'Xfermodes')

'Close application on current selected android\'s device'