GetSettingsValue Method

UFT One 2022 and later: Following the discontinuance of the Silverlight development framework, UFT One no longer supports the Silverlight Add-in by default.

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Returns the Parameter value from the control's Settings element in the toolkit configuration file.


The ability to fetch user-defined attributes enables you to change the run-time behavior without programming. If your application uses a custom Settings format, use GetSettingsXML.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Overridable Function GetSettingsValue( _
   ByVal strAttribute As String _
) As String
virtual string GetSettingsValue( 
   string strAttribute


The Parameter Name from the configuration file.

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