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Moves the mouse cursor and performs a click.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
RemoteControl 2.8 Yes Yes No No No
MBS( "RemoteControl.ClickMouse"; x; y { ; down; ButtonIndex } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
x New x position of the mouse. 500
y New y position of the mouse. 500
down Optional
Pass 1 to press mouse button and 0 to release it. If this parameter is missing, the plugin will click and release in one step.
ButtonIndex Optional
Optional, pass 2 for the right mouse instead of left mouse. Or 3 for the third button.


Returns OK on success.


Moves the mouse cursor and performs a click.
If x and y are both zero, the mouse is not moved.
May fail due to limited permissions.

You can use RemoteControl.MouseX and RemoteControl.MouseY to find current mouse position.

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Release notes

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 17th August 2016

Registry.SetValue   -   RemoteControl.FindWindow

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