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)

member SetProperty : 
        propertyName:string * 
        value:Object -> unit


Type: String

The property name.

Type: Object

The value to be set.

To access the properties of a UITestControl, for example to get the count of items in a list, 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.