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Is it possible to modify project settings (mouse movement delay) from a script?

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Is it possible to modify project settings (mouse movement delay) from a script?

Is it possible to change the playback's mouse movement delay (which is a project setting) from a script at runtime?

 

I have a few tests which need a larger mouse movement delay to recognize actions while all other tests work fine with no mouse movement delay at all. That's why i thougt I could change the mouse movement delay before and after running this sensitve tests so that all other tests won't be delayed.

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Re: Is it possible to modify project settings (mouse movement delay) from a script?

While some options can be changed at runtime, this one cannot.

 

However, what you might want to try is using LLPlayer events to simulate the mouse movement for those more sensitive tests. 


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Re: Is it possible to modify project settings (mouse movement delay) from a script?

Hi,

is right.

 

You can use LLPlayer method:

 

LLPlayer.MouseMove(X, Y, Delay)

Doc:

https://support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/docs/reference/project-objects/items/llp/llplayer/mousemo...

 

To modify Delay for one specific test use TestComplete onStartTest and onStopTest events.

Set the parameter you will read in the event and change this parameter only for this one test. If, of course, you are using LLPlayer in more tests.

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