WebXML Object


An XML document contained in a Web page.


Recording and running steps on this object are supported only for Internet Explorer browsers.


The sections below list the built-in methods and properties that you can use as operations for the WebXML object.

Note: You can also view a list and descriptions of the WebXML description properties, for use in object repository descriptions, programmatic descriptions, checkpoint and output value steps, and as argument values for the GetTOProperty and GetROProperty methods.


Common Method CaptureBitmap Saves a screen capture of the object as a .png or .bmp image using the specified file name.
Common Method Check Checks whether the actual value of an item matches the expected value.
Common Method CheckProperty Checks whether the actual value of the specified object property matches the specified expected value within the specified timeout.
Common Method ChildObjects Returns the collection of child objects contained within the object.
Method GetData Returns the XML data contained in the WebXML object as an XMLData object.
Common Method GetROProperty Returns the current value of the description properties from the object in the application.
Common Method GetTOProperties Returns the collection of properties and values used to identify the object.
Common Method GetTOProperty Returns the value of the specified description properties from the test object description.
Common Method Output Retrieves the current value of an item and stores it in a specified location.
Common Method RefreshObject Instructs UFT to re-identify the object in the application the next time a step refers to this object.
Common Method SetTOProperty Sets the value of the specified description properties in the test object description.
Common Method ToString Returns a string that represents the test object.
Common Method WaitProperty Waits until the specified object property achieves the specified value or exceeds the specified timeout before continuing to the next step.


Common Property Exist Checks whether the object currently exists in the open application.
Common Property Object Accesses the native methods and properties of the object.

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GetData Method


Returns the XML data contained in the WebXML object as an XMLData object.



Return Type

An Object.


Once you retrieve the XML object, you can use any of the supplemental XMLData methods and properties on that object. For more information on these objects, refer to the Supplemental section of the Unified Functional Testing Object Model Reference.


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