Get Active Element

Gets the active element of the current session

Example Usage

WebElement currentElement = driver.switchTo().activeElement();

element = driver.switch_to.active_element

// webdriver.io example
driver.elementActive();



// wd example
let element = await driver.active();

@driver.switch_to.active_element

// TODO C# example

// TODO PHP example

Support

Appium Server

Platform Driver Platform Versions Appium Version Driver Version
iOS XCUITest None None None
UIAutomation None None None
Android UiAutomator2 None None None
UiAutomator None None None
Mac Mac None None None
Windows Windows None None None

Appium Clients

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

HTTP API Specifications

Endpoint

POST /wd/hub/session/:session_id/element/active

URL Parameters

None

JSON Parameters

None

Response

A JSON object for the located element (object)

See Also