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[IE] Clicking on element (with offset)

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Hello. Please help in the implementation of the following problem.
Need to perform a click on a particular element, but with an offset.

If i use this code:

$elements = _IETagNameGetCollection($oIE, "element")
For $element In $elements
If IsObj($element)
$element.click(); or _IEAction($element, "click")

Then click occurs in the upper left corner of the element:


But i need to do click in here (in the center of element):


Can I click on the element (with offset)?

Something like this:

$element.click().offset('top: 32, left: 32')


Edited by iwak

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See _IEPropertyGet and it's example.  Use it to position the mouse pointer and then click with MouseClick


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Do what Dale said, or maybe try this... I think this may work, but it's not well tested.

#include <IE.au3>

Global $go_IE = _IEAttach("https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl", "url")
Global $go_GB70 = _IEGetObjById($go_IE, "gb_70")

; be sure to load your window before running, maybe winactivate or something

Func _IE_ClickElemObjByXY(ByRef $o_obj, $n_x = Default, $n_y = Default)

    If Not IsObj($o_obj) Then
        Return SetError(1, 0, 0)

    #cs ; saved for later
    Local $o_bodyrect = Execute("$o_obj.document.body.getBoundingClientRect()")
    If Not IsObj($o_bodyrect) Then
        Return SetError(2, 0, 0)

    Local $a_bodyrect[4] = [ _
        Number($o_bodyrect.left), _ ; xpos
        Number($o_bodyrect.top), _ ; ypos
        Number($o_bodyrect.right) - Number($o_bodyrect.left), _ ; width
        Number($o_bodyrect.bottom) - Number($o_bodyrect.top)] ; height
    #ce ; saved for later

    Local $o_elemrect = Execute("$o_obj.getBoundingClientRect()")
    If Not IsObj($o_elemrect) Then
        Return SetError(3, 0, 0)

    Local $a_elemrect[4] = [ _
        Number($o_elemrect.left), _ ; xpos
        Number($o_elemrect.top), _ ; ypos
        Number($o_elemrect.right) - Number($o_elemrect.left), _ ; width
        Number($o_elemrect.bottom) - Number($o_elemrect.top)] ; height

    ; we'll make default center
    $n_x = ($n_x = Default) ? $a_elemrect[0] + Int($a_elemrect[2] / 2) : $n_x + $a_elemrect[0]
    $n_y = ($n_y = Default) ? $a_elemrect[1] + Int($a_elemrect[3] / 2) : $n_y + $a_elemrect[1]

    ; I'll leave error checking here for others
    Execute("$o_obj.document.elementFromPoint($n_x, $n_y).click()")
Edited by SmOke_N

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