Learn how to Record and Play Back Mouse Activity in macOS to get to know the work that has been done by you or someone else. So have a look at complete guide discussed below to proceed.
[dropcap]A[/dropcap]utomation is slowly becoming the part of every business and even the technology is raising to certain levels that now the individual users can also enjoy various automated functions on their devices. The computer device is the one that needs the automation as it can help to perform heavy functions and tasks easily and quickly. Mac OS has several automated functions while here in this article we are going to write about automation of mouse inside this OS. Here in this article, we have written about the method through which the action of the mouse can be recorded and hence used, again and again, to perform the similar task in the same way in just simple clicks. This automation of mouse can be highly useful while doing some sort of tasks that require similar mouse movements. So to know about the method now by which the mouse can be recorded and played back on the Mac, just go on reading this article!
How to Record and Play Back Mouse Activity in MAC OS
The method is quite simple and easy and you just need to use one inbuilt feature of your Mac that will help you to implement this. So follow the below steps to proceed.
#1 Mac device is built worth the automation in advance. Therefore it is included with Automator app that helps to record and play back various action of different apps. We will be using the Automator for the mouse also but before that, we will be making it compatible.
#2 First of all, you need to open the Automator and to do this you have to open Applications Folder. You can also open this through the Spotlight menu of the Mac OS.
#3 Create new Workflow through clicking on the new Workflow icon. After that click on the choose option to select the type of your application for automation.
#4 Then click on the Record button from the Menu bar to as the Automator to the accessibility menu. Just proceed to the method after doing it up.
#5 Simply click on the record button to record any kind of action on your device that includes the movements of the mouse and its connected actions. After recording the actions you can stop it through the automation.
#6 Click on the play button from the automation to execute the recorded action again! That’s it.
Remember that you can automate only certain aspects of your device that are compatible with the Automator. Many other functions of the device can also be automated by this way. Like you can record certain functions of the applications that you feel are repeated and take a long time to be performed. Nothing with be affected by this way and you can always reverse the actions of in case of issues.
This was the easy method through which anyone of you can easily automate the mouse on the Mac OS. We hope that you will like this article and you won’t counter with any issues but still in case you have any problems with the above method please comment about that. We will try our best to solve your issues!