Drag & Drop Step

Learn how to record and modify Drag & Drop steps in your tests

Drag & Drop interactions are automatically recorded when recording a test.

To add a Drag & Drop step to your test:

  1. Create a new test and click the Record button on the action menu.
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  1. Navigate to your app or page and use the drag & drop function.
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Testim will automatically add the drag & drop step to your test.

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Modify the "Drop" Target

By default, when you run a test with a drag & drop step, the dragged element will be dropped at the same page location as the original recording. However, once a drag & drop step is created, you can update the step to have the element dropped at any page location.

To modify the drop target:

  1. Select the Drag test step.
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  1. Click Show Step Properties in the action menu.
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  1. Select Drop on specified Element.
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  1. Confirm you want to Change Drag Step.
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  1. Testim will instruct you to navigate to your page/app. Click on the page location where you would like the element to be dropped in the test.
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  1. Testim will update the drag & drop test step to drop the element at the newly defined location.
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  1. To modify the drop location again, navigate to the Step Properties, hover over the current Dropped on element setting, and click the Reassign link.
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