Some pages may need you to click a button to show the relevant content or fill a form to search through a list. The clicks and filling a form are called actions. A macro contains a sequence of these actions that can be replayed when needed. You can use Distill to record macros and track sections that appear after playing the macro on the page.
Macros are available in Professional plan and above.
You can use the web app to view and add Macros. Macros are supported for cloud monitors only.
Use the menu as shown below to go to the “Macros” page at https://monitor.distill.io/#/w/0/macros/. There you can see a list of all available macros and buttons to create new ones.
To create a new macro, enter the following:
4. Use the visual recorder to record the steps.
Steps to use the macro:
If you need help with a macro or have a use case that is not handled by macros, feel free to contact us. We will be happy to help or offer a custom solution.