Get Text From Object

Extracts the text from the specified UI (user interface) object, such as button, menu item, link, etc. You could use the instruction to retrieve the content in a text box, the caption of a menu item.


  • How to get text Specifies how to gather the text. If the "Auto-Detect" is selected, Macro Player will compare the content in the name property of the UI object and the content in the value property, and then return the longer one.

  • Populate variable with read content Specifies a variable to which stores the read content.


  • For more information about locating a UI object, please refer to "Find a UI object".