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Articles on .NET Architecture, Design, Development and Performance

January 2013 Entries

UI Automation: Automating key strokes using .NET and Win32 API

Win32 API offers a lot of functionality for Windows platform, which the .NET Framework doesn’t have for good reason – One of them being ‘managed’. However, that doesn’t stop us from doing some unsafe things! We can always build a wrapper for Win32 API and then call those functions directly from .NET. Let us evaluate one of such area which requires calling Win32 API functions from .NET. That area is ‘Simulating UI Automation’. Of course, the subject is too vast to fit in a single blog post, however, ......