Edit this Doc Is Element Displayed

Determine if an element is currently displayed

Example Usage

MobileElement element = (MobileElement) driver.findElementByAccessibilityId("SomeAccessibilityID");
boolean isDisplayed = element.isDisplayed();


// webdriver.io example
let isDisplayed = driver.elementIdDisplayed("~SomeAccessibilityId");

// wd example
let element = await driver.elementByAccessibilityId("SomeAccessibilityID");
let isDisplayed = await element.isDisplayed();

@driver.find_element(:accessibility_id, "SomeAccessibilityID").displayed?

// TODO C# sample

$el = $this->byAccessibilityId('SomeAccessibilityID');
$isDisplayed = $el->displayed();


Appium Server

Platform Driver Platform Versions Appium Version Driver Version
iOS XCUITest 9.3+ 1.6.0+ All
UIAutomation 8.0 to 9.3 All All
Android UiAutomator2 ?+ 1.6.0+ All
UiAutomator 4.2+ All All
Mac Mac ?+ 1.6.4+ All
Windows Windows 10+ 1.6.0+ All

Appium Clients

Language Support Documentation
Java All seleniumhq.github.io
Python All selenium-python.readthedocs.io
Javascript (WebdriverIO) All
Javascript (WD) All github.com
Ruby All www.rubydoc.info
PHP All github.com
C# All github.com

HTTP API Specifications


GET /wd/hub/session/:session_id/element/:element_id/displayed

URL Parameters

name description
session_id ID of the session to route the command to
element_id ID of the element to check if it is displayed

JSON Parameters



Whether the element is displayed (boolean)

See Also