Action

Action is combination of xpath and value. where xpath is used to find the DOM element in page. If found element is select, textarea, input it requires extra parameter that is value to be filled or else it will trigger click on found element.

If no element is found it will do retry for n number of times as configured under settings screen and proceed with error handling method.

Action


Name

Provide unique name to each action to identify its purpose.


Init Wait

Init Wait stands for Initial Wait. Initial Wait to start particular action. Waiting time is provided in sec. It can be used were extension starts but it require few sec for page to load fully.

Examples

  • 1
  • 1.5
  • 0.5
  • 2
  • 1e4 (Random value between 1 to 4)
  • Leave it blank / empty to start right away

Its not mandatory field. if left blank extension will start executing right away.


XPath

Its little tricky but believe me its not that hard to find.

Follow below steps to get XPath

  1. Right click any button or link or whaterver you want to click in webpage and select Inspect.
  2. It will open developer console and highlight that element under Elements Tab
  3. Right click that element and select Copy > Copy XPath.
  4. Thats it you have your XPath of that element now.

Click here to find xpath Examples


Value

Suppose you are performing action on input textarea dropdown you should provide one extra field that is value for xpath you have added.

This is mandatory field only if XPath element is input textarea dropdown.

Examples

Value Description
~~empty~~ It will clear the field and focus.
~~doubleClick~~ It will perform double click on button

Repeat

If you want specific action to repeat more than once you can provide repeat value.

Examples

positive numeric value 1 to 999


Repeat Interval

If you want to control the time between each repeat you can provide repeat-interval as well.

Examples

  • 1
  • 1.5
  • 0.5
  • 2
  • 1e4 (Random value between 1 to 4)
  • Leave it blank / empty to start right away

Columns Filter

If you dont want any specific column you can hide/show the same from table view.


Export & Import

You can export and import whole list of actions of configuration anytime and keep it as backup.

Warning

Import functionality will override all current actions. Make sure before performing this operation