WhatsApp Web Application: click on send message button

** GOAL **
I want to automate the click on the SEND MESSAGE button on the WhatsApp Desktop Application

** STEPS **

  1. The following link opens the WhatsApp Desktop Application
  2. It automatically goes to the conversation with the phone number (+34)123 123 123
  3. It automatically types a customized message

Link as example

Is it possible to automatically click on the SEND ICON on the bottom right hand side of the screen?

It might or might not work with the regular Selenium-IDE style click (I did not test), but what works for sure is using XClick:

  • XClick (xpath locator, if you know it)
  • XClick (image of “send” icon) <= this works for sure!

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