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Get Window Action
Description:

Gets a running window, for automating desktop applications.

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Properties:

Get:

Choose whether the action looks for the Window using a UI Automation Instance Variable or a combination of Window Title/Class.

Depending on the Get option you will have some of the following inputs

Associate window with control:

Choose whether the window that this action trying to find will be associated with an existing control into controls repository or a new one that will be created.

Window:

Click on Select Control from Repository button and a box with all controls will appear. Hover over camera icon to preview the control's image.

Store Window Title into (when Get is "Foreground Window"):

Enter a name to be the variable that will store the title of the Foreground Window

Store Window Instance into:

Enter a name to be the variable that will store the title of the specific Window Instance for use with later UI Windows actions