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How to find the CSS Selector of an element using Whatfix Editor?
  • 12 Dec 2022
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How to find the CSS Selector of an element using Whatfix Editor?

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You need the CSS Selector of an element whenever you try to add Branching or Display Rules in the Flow steps.

Use the follwing steps to find the CSS Selector using Whatfix Editor,

When Branching

  1. Select the Select Element option from the dropdown instead of CSS Selector
    RB_DB_Branching_Select elements

  2. Click the Select icon.
    RB_DB_Click select

  3. Select the element in the application UI and Whatfix captured the CSS Selector of the element automatically.

Note:

To verify the selected element click the View button.
RB_DB_VIEW selected element

When configuring Display Rules

  1. Select the Select Element option from the dropdown instead of the CSS Selector.
    RB_DB_Branching_Select elements
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Here is a list of all the options that appear in the dropdown.

Operator Description
Select Element Select the element directly in the application UI
Exists CSS Selector Set value is the CSS class or id of the element that exists in the application UI
Not Exists CSS Selector Set value is the CSS class or id of the element that does not exist in the application UI
Exists jQuery Selector Set value is the jQuery selector of the element that exists in the application UI
Not Exists jQuery Selector Set value is the jQuery selector of the element that does not exist in the application UI
  1. Click the Select icon.
    RB_DB_Click select

  2. Select the element in the application UI and Whatfix captured the CSS Selector of the element automatically.

Note:

To verify the selected element click the View button.
RB_DB_VIEW selected element


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