FAQ: Why are we using coordinate based actions in Coded UI Test?

Corollary: If we use coordinate based action, will it not fail if the control moves its position?   When you record actions & generate code in Coded UI Test, you get actions like Mouse.Click(uISearchButton, new Point(18, 15));   Many users are confused by the Point argument we pass to Mouse.Click and believe that we are…


Where did Win+I go?

In Visual Studio 2010 Coded UI Test, we had mapped the key combination Win+I to locate controls. I described the feature in my article – Coded UI Test – Tip of the Day #1 – Win+I to locate controls.   In Windows 8, Win+I key combination is used to bring up the Settings Charms. (For…