Set checkbox state in window Action(Power Automate Desktop)

Japanese version.

This action presses (turns on/off) a specified check box in a Windows application.

How to use

From "Actions", "UI Automation", "Form filling", Drag "Set checkbox state in window".

Set parameters.



Specifies the target check box.

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).

Set checkbox state to

Select whether to turn it on or off.

  • Checked
  • Unchecked

If it was in that state when the action was executed, it will not change.
(If you turn it on when it is on, it will remain on)

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