Focus text field in window Action(Power Automate Desktop)


Japanese version.

This action focuses the text input field of a Windows application.

When the focus is on the text field, keystrokes are entered into the specified text field using the "Send Keys" action, etc.
(However, if your goal is to type, "Populate text field in window" is a better choice.)

How to use

From "Actions", "UI Automation", "Form filling", Drag "Focus text field in window".

Set parameters.


Text field

Specifies the target of focus.

The following pops up when you click on the input field.

If you have already registered a UI element, select the object,If not registered, click the "Add UI element" button.

Hover the mouse over the menu item you wish to select when the next window appears.

When you hover the mouse over it, it will be surrounded by a red frame.

Then hold down the Ctrl key and click.

The input field should appear as shown in the following figure (the text will vary depending on the UI element you have selected).

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