Beware: navigation among Metro items

To whom it might frighten: multi-string names. There are no AutomationId here, only complicated names to get a control.

The Start Screen is much better:

What’s inside? The Mail application:


As can be seen from the last two figures, UI Automation is available to some extent. Nevertheless, we are far away from the ultimate happiness: there’s almost nothing to do in Solitaire. is also automation-ready:

It’s time to please ourselves with one more fascinating pic from the Store and say to Microsoft: “Think more about automation engineers _before_ the release”:

Happy testing!


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