Clicknium VS Pywinauto

There are much clerical works in desktop client side which are repeatitive tasks, like filling forms, sending messages to multiple groups, manipulating ERP system etc. These operations cost much of employees’ time, and automating these client side software to reduce human time in these operations is a good alternative. There are some options to do […]

Clicknium VS AutoIt

There are several frequently used tools on the market for Windows GUI automation, such as AutoIt, AutoHotKey, Squish, and among others. Let me introduce a powerful new tool Clicknium that is great for GUI automation for all types of applications, including Windows GUI, Web, SAP, JAVA as well as image recognition. What makes Clicknium special?​ […]

Clicknium VS RPA

RPA is in full boom these days, more and more individuals and organizations start adopting RPA in different areas to replace repeatitive tasks by leveraging different automation technologies. Based on this, we are comparing Clicknium to RPA, especially from development perspective, to understand what could be a better option in accomplishing automation tasks in different […]

Locator Store VS POM

Page Object Model is a design pattern. It is popular in test automation for enhancing test maintenance and reducing code duplication. Similar to POM in design, Clicknium locator store enables developers to manage the locator independently of the code (test case code or other automation project). While Clicknium locator store also enables locators to be […]

How we migrate Clicknium to Manifest V3

Background​ We started a project called Clicknium this year, a Python automation library for browser and desktop applications. It depends on the Clicknium browser extension to control the browser, and simulate mouse and keyboard actions.Since January 2022, adding new extensions based on Manifest V2 to the Chrome Web Store has been forbidden. All extensions on Manifest V2 […]