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Excel Step excelVerifyCellValue

Description

This step verifies the value of a specified cell in an Excel spreadsheet. Note that this step tests the actual stored value of the cell, not what is displayed in the spreadsheet. In particular, formulas will not be evaluated.

Parameters

text
Required? yes
The text value to verify against.
cell
Required? yes/no
The spreadsheet cell to select. eg. A5. Either cell or row and col must be specified.
col
Required? no
The name or number (starting at 1) of the column to select. eg 1 or A. Either cell or row and col must be specified.
description
Required? no
The description of this test step.
row
Required? yes/no
The number of the row to select, starting at 1. Either cell or row and col must be specified.
sheetIndex
Required? no
The index of the sheet to select, starting at zero. If no sheet is selected, the value of the last excelSelectSheet call is used, or defaults to the first sheet.
sheetName
Required? no
The name of the sheet to select. If no sheet is selected, the value of the last excelSelectSheet call is used, or defaults to the first sheet.

Details

excelVerifyCellValue
<webtest name="exceltest - verify cell value">
  <config .../>
  <steps>
    <invoke url="testExcel.xls"/>
    ...
    <excelVerifyCellValue cell="O99text="/\d+/description="Check number"/>
    ...
  </steps>
</webtest>

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