Idea Details

State-Of-The-Art DOM Implementation

Last activity 10-06-2022 15:14
Christopher Janke's profile image
By: Christopher Janke
08-06-2019 12:52

HTML parsing is ridiculously slow, causing huge performance issues for interacting with web applications. Identifying a single element can take up to 15 seconds even though "Match Index" was activated. Still, there seems to be a very ineffecient HTML parsing going on and a bad implementation of how to filter elements with the selected attributes (selecting more attributes will increase the identification time, which makes no sense unless the whole HTML is parsed again for every filter).


Comments

Official Response
10-06-2022 15:14

Hi Christopher, 
Thank you for submitting your idea. We've reviewed your idea and we need some more information before we can comfortably route your idea through to scoring. Can you please tell us which browser you are referring to? Chrome, Safari, IE, etc?

Many thanks,
Amy

10-29-2019 07:59

Using webdriver api could make things much better both in terms of speed and being human-like in interacting with elements (webdriver actions trigger js, unlike current blueprism write stages). Also proper xpath support is nice.

Ideas Portal

• Like this idea? Tap the up arrow!  Ideas with over 15 votes will be discussed with our product teams in our idea review meeting.
• Discussion is healthy! If you have a question or comment, don’t be afraid to jump in and start a discussion in the comments section below.
• Collaboration is the key to making magic happen!
New
This idea is new to the community and hasn’t been reviewed yet. While in the New stage, it is particularly important to vote and comment to further the discussion around this idea.
Duplicate
This idea already exists! A change to the Duplicate status will include a comment linking to the existing idea, so all voting and feedback can be collected in one place.
Need More Info
We’ve reviewed this idea, and determined we need a bit more info before deciding on how to move forward. An update to the Need More Info status will be accompanied by a comment explaining which additional details are needed. Ideas are still open for voting and comments while in the Need More Info stage.
Reviewed
We have all the info we need and are planning to review the idea for implementation feasibility and value added to the product. Ideas with this status are still open to community voting and discussion.
Under Consideration
We have all the info we need and are currently considering the feasibility of implementing this idea. Ideas in the Under Consideration status are still open to community voting and discussion.
Not Planned
We’ve reviewed this idea, and determined that it’s not feasible to implement right now. Ideas in the Not Planned status are no longer open for voting.
Planned
We’ve reviewed this idea and have determined that it will be delivered in the near future. Ideas in the Planned status are not attached to a binding timeline, but there is a concrete plan to implement this idea.
Planned-Now
We’ve reviewed this idea and confirmed that this is planned for delivery in the next 6 months.
Delivered
Congrats! Your idea has been accepted by the team and is now delivered! Give yourself a pat on the back – you contributed to the improvement of one of Blue Prism’s products or services!