Learn how to automate virtual desktop applications with LEAPWORK. These tutorials cover Citrix and Remote Desktop applications, mainframe terminals, and more.
Unlike with web applications and local desktop applications, which can be automated with the help of object inspection, when automating applications running in a virtual environment, like a Citrix Receiver, we need different tools: Image recognition, text recognition, keyboard instrumentation, and automating mouse actions.
Learn about the basics of virtual desktop automation, and when you should use this automation approach.
Be introduced to an essential tool in virtual desktop automation: Image recognition.
Reading data, in the form of text and numbers, in virtual desktop automation is enabled by text recognition, or OCR.
Learn about how to click texts and elements when automating virtual desktop applications.
You can any automate mouse action as part of your automation flow to emulate user behavior.
Automating keyboard operations is very helpful when working with virtual desktop applications.
Understanding element positions and areas is essential to working effectively with text and image recognition.
This article presents solutions for tackling some of the challenges inherent to image and text recognition.
Learn how to fill a form with data-driven automation in a virtual desktop application.
It requires a three-step operation to automate the selecting of items in a dropdown on virtual desktops.
Reading and working with numbers is an important part of automating virtual desktop applications.
A login process is a good automation showcase, because it includes field handling and clicking on form elements.
Learn to use Windows Clipboard for handling challenging text recognition scenarios in virtual desktop automation.
Learn how to drive automation of virtual desktop applications with text input from Windows Clipboard.