Element tree window (ZD)

Table of contents


This window shows the internal page structure (as a tree of elements), which is now on the main screen of the emulator.

When selecting an element in a tree, it will also be highlighted in the Emulator window:

The same data in the form of an XML string can be obtained by action to Get structure of elements (XML) in the Utils action.


Update content

Using this button, you can update the structure of the elements. You need it every time you open the new application page.


If the WebView element exists in the tree, then after the first click on the “Update” button, its contents will not be displayed, you need to update the window again.

It will not be displayed by the HTML structure of the Web page, but the standard Android markup.

Mostly WebView is used in browsers, but sometimes you can meet in other applications.

The contents of the window after the first click on "Update":

And after the second:

Only visible elements

Includes displaying only those elements that are in scope.


To autoupdate, it is necessary to make sure that the "Click recording through picture search" is disabled on the "Record" tab.

This feature works when the recording is enabled - after clicking, before recording the actual on canvas, the structure will be updated.

When you turn on this function, the swipe will stop working in the emulator window (swipe with the mouse and action wheels will still work).

Minimize window

For convenience, you can turn off extra elements.

Context menu

Having element and clicking the right mouse button on it, the context menu will open.

Inspect element

Calls the Element properties window for more detailed study.

Follow the cursor

When this option is enabled, an element that is under the cursor in the emulator window will be:

To the designer of action

Sends the selected element to the Action designer.

This is a CAPTCHA!

Created actions for captcha recognition, with automatically selected parameters for its search.
After choosing "This is a CAPTCHA!" Two more optional menu item appears.

Stick to the CAPTCHA

Allows you to connect several separate pictures into one and send a one-piece image to the Captcha Recognition Service. It is convenient to use when the captcha consists of several separate elements.

Captcha recognition field

Enters the recognition result in the input field and, if the record is enabled adds the Setting value action.