XenoGuard Documentation


Actions » Windows » Mouse » Move 

The action Move simulates the movement of the mouse cursor in reference to its current position. The location of the mouse cursor on the screen is based on the X and Y coordinates.

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  1. Open the Windows node in the Workspace Explorer.
  2. In the Mouse node, select the Move action.


The action has the following input parameters:

name Description
Position Mode
Determines the position of the mouse cursor that is either relative to its current position or top left of the screen.

Allowed Context Scope [Fixed]
Allowed Values [Relative, Absolute]
The list of mouse coordinates that create the x and y coordinates in the "Coordinate" sub-branch.

Parameters for the "Coordinate" sub-branch:

  • Delay - wait time in milliseconds after the position has been set
  • X - position of the mouse cursor on the x-coordinate
  • Y - position of the mouse cursor on the y-coordinate
Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Type [Variable, Parameter, Enum]
Information Identifiers can be used as values for the input parameters.

Example 1 (Drag the mouse cursor over the Windows Start Menu):

This example hovers on the Windows Start Menu symbol by moving the mouse cursor over the symbol's position as indicated in its X and Y coordinates. The symbol is then clicked and launches a web browser after entering the name with Write Text.

See other mouse operations:

Button Click
Button Down
Button Up
Set Location