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UITestControl.SetProperty Method

Sets the value of a given property.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITesting
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITesting (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITesting.dll)

public void SetProperty(
	string propertyName,
	Object value


Type: System.String
The property name.
Type: System.Object
The value to be set.

To access the properties of a UITestControl, for example to get the count of items in a list box, or to set the text on a button, you must use GetProperty and SetProperty to get and set the specific properties of the UITestControl. The propertyName parameter specifies the property to access.

To change the text on a WinButton, use SetProperty together with the parameter DisplayText, followed by the new text for the button.