Wait for Pointer Action—Setting Properties

The Wait for Pointer action is used to pause the task until a certain type of mouse pointer appears. You could use it, for example, to wait until the busy or working in background pointer disappears or until the link pointer appears.

To set Wait for Pointer properties

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Wait folder and double-click the Wait for Pointer action or drag it into the Steps pane.

  2. In the Action box, select the action. The options are:

  3. In the Pointer(s) to wait for box, select the pointer or pointers to wait for. To select more than one pointer, use CTRL+click.

  4. To set the Description tab properties, refer to Description Tab Options.

  5. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, refer to Step Error Handling.

  6. When finished, click OK to save settings and close the properties dialog window.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Wait for Pointer Action