Updated by Aishwarya Rai

Swipes are common interaction patterns used in mobile devices to perform specific actions or access additional functionalities such as navigation, refreshing screens, opening up contextual menus, drag-and-drop and so on.

Sofy allows you to register a swipe while automating your tests. They are easy to perform and work just like how they would on a real mobile device.

Here's how you can perform a Swipe action in Sofy

  1. Acquire a device from the Device Lab and open up your app. For demonstration purposes, here we will use the in-built Google Maps app
  1. To perform a Swipe action, click on a point on the mobile app & drag in the left, right, up or down direction
  1. You will see that the Swipe action gets recorded in your test & similar to what is shown below, the area on the Map changes:
  1. This Swipe action is also visible in the Offline Test Edit mode where the label "Swipe" is appended underneath the particular swiping step:

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