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Status Under review
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 24, 2022

Use "Web Send Keys" with special and regular keys

I am automating a site built with SAP and there are certain difficulties in automating it because the fields need to be manipulated simulating a human, otherwise the site does not identify the entries made.

Because of this, in one of the fields I need to paste text (Ctrl+V) and I would like to use the command "Web Send Keys" for this, as it is the command that allows sending special keys to web elements. I tested with something simple code {ADD} and it worked, but I couldn't combine {CONTROL} with the "v" key in any way.

Example input not working: "{CONTROL} v"

Idea: It would be nice if we could use the "special" key combined with a "regular" key.

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Sep 13, 2022

    for CTRL+v try using ^(v) instead, this worked for me

    refer to the SendKeys class in microsoft .NET documentation