Get Element Rect

Gets dimensions and coordinates of an element

Example Usage

List<MobileElement> element = (MobileElement) driver.findElementByAccessibilityId("SomeAccessibilityID");
Rectangle rect = element.getRect();

# Not supported
// example
let rect = driver.elementIdRect("~SomeAccessibilityId");

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

element = @driver.find_element :accessibility_id, "SomeAccessibilityID"

// TODO C# sample

// TODO PHP sample


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
Python All
Javascript (WebdriverIO) All
Javascript (WD) All
Ruby All
C# All

HTTP API Specifications


GET /wd/hub/session/:session_id/elements/:element_id/rect

URL Parameters

name description
session_id ID of the session to route the command to
element_id ID of the element to get the rect of

JSON Parameters



name type description
x number X coordinate
y number Y coordinate
height number Height of the bounding rectangle
weight number Width of the bounding rectangle

See Also