How to create multiple app instances out of one app - chrome?

Asked by Shekhar on 2018-01-24

I need the different browser windows of my google chrome browser to be treated as a distinct applications by sikuli. I would like to use app instance methods like someapp.focus(), someapp.close(), etc. on the individual browser windows rather than chrome as a whole.
Is such a thing possible? I have tried the following but it always get the 'no viable alternative at...' error message:

chrome_app = App('Chrome') # Create app instance for chrome
browser1_app = App(chrome_app.getWindow()) # Create an app instance out of the currently focused window of chrome
# something to bring another browser window into focus
browser2_app = App(chrome_app.getWindow()) # This is where it starts throwing the 'no viable alternative at...' error

Thanks in advance

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RaiMan (raimund-hocke) said : #1

--- 'no viable alternative at...' error message
this a Python syntax error, that might have its cause in the statement before the mentioned statement.
Just try to understand, what the message tells you.
Usually something syntactically needed is missing.

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