UI Automation Activities
Last updated Jul 16, 2024

Mouse Trigger



Monitors a specified mouse-key combination system-wide event.

It can be used either inside a Trigger Scope activity or by itself within a trigger workflow. When used by itself, the activity has one more property in the Properties panel, namely Enabled.


  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.
  • MouseButton - The mouse button (left, right, middle) used for the click action. By default, the left mouse button is selected.
  • Enabled - If set to False, the trigger starts but does not fire any events. It can be enabled later at runtime by using the Enable Local Trigger activity. This field supports only Boolean values. The default value is True.
  • Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.
  • BlockEvent - Specifies whether the event is blocked from acting on the indicated element. If False, the event is executed against the element. If True, the event is blocked and can be later replayed within the activity handler, by using the ReplayUserEvent activity.
  • KeyModifiers - Adds a selected key modifier to the activity. The following options are available: Alt, Ctrl, Shift, Win.
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