Press Key

This action emulates pressing a key on the keyboard.

The found tag can be any tag, that can assume focus and receive keyboard events.

This action is useful for sending key presses, like <TAB>.


The Press Key action can be configured using the following properties:

Key to press:
The key to press, select from the list.
Focus on element:
Focus on the element before pressing the key.
The robot's options can be overridden with the step's own options. An option that is marked with an asterisk in the Options Dialog will override the one from the robot's configuration. All other options will be the same as specified for the robot.