Set drop-down list value in window Action(Power Automate Desktop)

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This action is an action that sets a value in a drop-down list for a Windows application.

How to use

From "Actions", "UI Automation", "Form filling", Drag "Set drop-down list value in window".

Set parameters.


Drop-down List

Specify the target drop-down list.

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).


Specify how you want the drop-down list to look like.

Clear selected optionsSelect the default item.
Select options by nameSelect the item specified by the string (option names).
Select options by indexSelect item specified by sequential numbers beginning with 1 (option indices).

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