Recording desktop applications

Use the recorder to develop scripts for Windows™, SAP™, and Terminal automation. Record controls manually by holding the Ctrl key, and use the recorder to generate commands that references the mapped control.

  • Controls and selectors overview
    Applications that the user interacts with using a graphical user interface (GUI) have controls that are arranged in one or more windows. These controls can be push buttons, radio buttons, checkboxes, text boxes, frames, labels, among others.

  • Mapping controls manually
    Use the recorder to manually map controls from desktop applications by holding the Ctrl key and add commands to your scripts.