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PDF Step pdfVerifyLink

Description

This step verifies the existence of a link within a PDF document.

Parameters

description
Required? no
The description of this test step.
href
Required? yes/no
The href of the link to find. One of text or href must be set.
page
Required? no, default is all pages
The page on which to search.
regex
Required? no, default is 'false'
Specifies whether the search value represents a regular expression.
text
Required? yes/no
The text of the link to find. One of text or href must be set.

Details

Here is an example of using pdfVerifyLink:

pdfVerifyLink example
<steps>
    <invoke url="testDocLinks.pdf"/>
    <pdfVerifyLink text=".*external.*regex="true"/>
    <pdfVerifyLink href="#top"/>
    <not description="expect to fail: unknown link">
        <pdfVerifyLink text="into the unknown" />
    </not>
    <invoke url="Bookmarks.pdf"/>
    <not description="expect to fail: document has no links">
        <pdfVerifyLink text=".*regex="true" />
    </not>
</steps>

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