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This function is used in Python Scripting.


Finds all of the currently open windows, returning a tuple of their paths.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.



  • Parameters


  • Returns

PyTuple - A tuple of strings, representing the path of each window that is open.

  • Scope

Vision Client

Code Examples
Code Snippet - Printing Open Window Paths
# This example prints out into the console the full path for each opened window.
windows = system.gui.getOpenedWindowNames()
print 'There are %d windows open' % len(windows)
for path in windows:
    print path

system gui getOpenedWindowNames, gui.getOpenedWindowNames  

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