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Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Useful Calabash Android methods for scrolling, reading and counting items in Android List view

Calabash queries for Android list view

#Get total items in List view
query "ListView",:getCount

#Get first visible item from android list view
query "ListView",:getFirstVisiblePosition

#Get item details at row 2 in current list
query "ListView",{:getItemAtPosition=>1}

#get last visible position of item currently visible in list view
query "ListView",:getLastVisiblePosition

#Scroll in list view
query "ListView",{:smoothScrollToPosition=>5}

#scroll progressively in list view
query "ListView",{:smoothScrollByOffset=>1} # scroll by one position

Example of Android list view -


  1. Would you know the similar parameter for 'RecyclerView' for the following method?
    query "ListView",{:getItemAtPosition=>1}
    Thanks in advance!

  2. Can you try getChildAt
    query "RecyclerView",{:getChildAt=>1}

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  4. Sorry, but this method doesn't correspond to the index of the entire list. It corresponds just to those elements that are shown.

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