Is there any way to have Keyboard Maestro select "Sent Items" on an app like Microsoft Outlook upon pressing a hot key?
I have tried with "Select Menu" and "Press Button" but none of these options seem to work.
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This is one of the most useful aspects of Keyboard Maestro, the ability to manipulate a GUI which is not easily accessed by other scripting options. I'll explain how to use this routine to solve your question, but it can be used for just about anything else.
The recycable core of the method is a sequence of three actions:
Find Image on Screen.
Use Variablein the
to set the mouse locationmode.
Move or Click Mouserelative to the
current mouse location.
Once these three actions are dragged into your macro, you'll need to configure them slightly:
Find Image on Screenbox.
Displaybox checked while the icon is on the screen.
Find Image on Screenand used by
And there you have it. This little block of actions is completely modular, so try to think of other fun uses. Here's my final macro: