Returns the visible text for the element.

Description

getElementText Returns the visible text for the element.

Usage

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getElementText(webElem, ...)

Arguments

webElem

An object of class "wElement". A web Element object see wbElement.

...

Additonal function arguments - Currently passes the retry argument.

Value

The visible text for an element is returned as a character string.

See Also

Other elementState functions: getElementAttribute, getElementCssValue, getElementProperty, getElementRect, getElementTagName, isElementEnabled, isElementSelected

Examples

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## Not run: 
  remDr <- remoteDr()
  remDr %>% go("http://www.google.com/ncr")

  # select the search box
  searchElem <- remDr %>% findElement("name", "q")

  # get the name of our element
  searchElem %>% getElementAttribute("name")

  # get the css background-color
  searchElem %>% getElementCssValue("background-color")
  blueScript <- "arguments[0].style.backgroundColor = 'blue';"
  remDr %>% executeScript(blueScript, list(searchElem))
  searchElem %>% getElementCssValue("background-color")

  # get the javascript property
  # searchElem %>% getElementProperty("backgroundColor")

  # get dimensions
  searchElem %>% getElementRect

  searchElem %>% getElementTagName

  # get some text and return it
  remDr %>% go("http://r-project.org")
  remDr %>% findElement("css", "h1") %>% getElementText

  # close browser
  remDr %>% deleteSession

## End(Not run)

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