since 1.3
action-pack Selenese
action-list.json entry "sendKeys" : "actions.execute.SendKeys"
"sendKeysAndWait" : "actions.execute.SendKeys"
author JOSF-core team
status active

With this action you can simulate a real user typing a string into a specified input field. Just like a real user, this action cannot type into fields which are disabled, read only or invisible. The text you send will not replace any existing content, but will be added to any existing content.


Action name Object Data Result
sendKeys id=lst-ib This is some text Types the text "This is some text" in the object that has an ID lst-ib.