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Navigate script action

Navigate action

The Navigate action displays the web page for a specified URL. It is inserted into the timeline whenever you enter a new URL in the URL field on the Recorder's Recording screen to display a different webpage.

Recorder URL field

Going to a new web page by clicking a link in the current web page creates a Click action, not a Navigate action.

The Navigate action is defined by the following settings.

Navigate settings

  • URL – The web page the action displays.

  • Target Window – The window where the click occurs. By default, gomez_top[0], appears in this field. Change the target window if necessary. For more information, see Element locators.

  • Options – Send a referrer header when this script is played back.

Change a Navigate action

  1. Select a Navigate action in the timeline.

  2. To change the webpage the action displays, enter the URL for the new webpage.

You can use evaluation syntax in the URL field.

  1. If necessary, change the value in the Target Window field.

  2. Select or clear the Send Referrer header on navigation request field, as necessary.