Clicking Elements in Virtual Desktop Automation

Kasper Fehrend

Senior Product Evangelist at Leapwork

Learn about how to click texts and elements when automating virtual desktop applications.

You will learn:

  • How to use mouse actions in virtual desktop automation to click texts and elements
  • How to set focus in form fields
  • How to use areas to optimize the performance of the OCR engine


This tutorial covers more in depth how to click elements in virtual desktop applications,
both by identifying the elements as images, but also by looking for specific parts of a text.
It also highlights the importance of specifying areas when automating with text recognition.

Learn more: Best practices for text and image recognition.

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