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Oracle User Productivity Kit 3.5 by Dirk Manuel

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How does UPK work?

It is a common misconception that UPK simulations are actual "recordings". UPK (and this book, on occasion) uses the term recording, and although this is probably the most apt term, it is important to understand that a UPK simulation is not a "recording" in the strict sense of the word. UPK does not capture "live-motion" actions in the way that Camtasia or other video capture software does. Sure, a UPK simulation may look like a recording when you play it back in See It! mode, but it isn't. What UPK captures when it "records" are screenshots and the actions that trigger the transition from one screenshot to the next.

For example, if you use UPK to create a simulation of someone entering a text string into an input field on a ...

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