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Version: 8.1

system.nav.getCurrentWindow

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Returns the path of the current "main screen" window, which is defined as the maximized window. With the Typical Navigation Strategy, there is only ever one maximized window at a time.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.nav.getCurrentWindow()

Parameters

Nothing

Returns

String - The path of the current "main screen" window - the maximized window.

Scope

Vision Client

Code Examples

Example #1
# This code could run in a global timer script.
# After a 5-minute timeout, navigate back to the home screen.
if system.util.getInactivitySeconds()>300 and system.nav.getCurrentWindow()!="Home":
system.nav.swapTo("Home")
Example #2
# This code could run in a global timer script.
# After a 5-minute timeout, navigate back to the Over screen inside the Main Windows folder.
if system.util.getInactivitySeconds()> 500 and system.nav.getCurrentWindow()!="Main Windows/Overview":
system.nav.swapTo("Main Windows/Overview")

Keywords

system nav getCurrentWindow, nav.getCurrentWindow