I have to match the text in excel with the text in the form on webpage and click on the checkbox beside it. The checkbox cannot be checked if I click on the text. The number of checkbox is unknown. I cannot use anchor base as I cannot change the selector in anchor base since the website address changes. I have tried using CV screen scope but it cannot select checkbox dynamically.
Use the check activity for checking radio buttons and checkboxes
I think as per @nv08 said u can use check activitiy for this
But in selector part u need to make sure that it should be dyanmic. I will explain this part step by step for this . for demonstartion i used the website
Forms : Check Box - HTML Tutorial for checkbox selection. You can see three checkbox options as below
Now use check activity and inidicate any checkbox corresponding to any name. Say for example, i had selected the checkbox corresponding to name Milk.
Now opened the from there opened uiexplorer for showing the selector of indicated area.
now in that selector i add a attribute value, giving the name whose checkbox u need to select. Fo eg, i need to select Butter so i put value attribute as Butter.
see the pic below
`<html app='chrome.exe' title='Forms : Check Box - HTML Tutorial' /><webctrl name='option*' tag='INPUT' type='checkbox' value='Butter' />
(Please note i put a option* since option1,option2,option3 etc will be coming when selecting the different checkboxes, so making it dynamic by *)
If u highlight using the modified selector u can see it is pointing towards the Butter checkbox.
Why we are using value attribute in this selector?
The reason is its html structure. In the webpage, u can see its checkboxes html source as below
So when u select the milk checkboxes value stored will be Milk like that…
So in ur case, u need to find the value of checkbox corresponding to each name by following the html structure.
So in this way u can select the checkbox according to name.
Hope it helps you
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