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Find By AI Method

DevTools adds additional methods to allow you to only use element names to find elements. This will return the WDIO element that represents the visual one.


You can write your entire test, and then execute it with interactive mode to quickly write larger tests.

We will use the following test case. As the smartdriver runs into the element "searchBox" which it does not know, it will yield a URL in the logs you can use you to draw a bounding box around it to register it. For a more fluid user experience, you can also do it in interactive mode (see the interactive mode entry).

describe('DDG test', () => {
it('should enter hello world', async () => {
await browser.url(``);
await browser.findByAI$('searchBox').keys('Hello World');
await browser.pause(3000);