Capture log files

The following document provides a breakdown of the log file that is generated when running Capture. The log file can be found in the following location:

C:\Users\USERNAME\AppData\Local\Blue Prism\Capture

Log file

Log message Meaning

run_server.py - 78 - INFO - Running app - version 2.0.0

The version of Capture.

controller.py - 21 - INFO - Getting Monitor Scaling Status ...

controller.py - 23 - INFO - Monitor Scaling Status: False

Capture checking the monitor scaling status. If the status is False, this can result in errors in bounding boxes, screenshot errors, action descriptions etc.

controller.py - 15 - INFO - Start capturing

This gives the primary and secondary monitors screen resolution and if there are multiple monitors.

service.py - 154 - INFO - Started screenshot buffer

The screenshot process has started in the background.

capture_control_process.py - 97 - DEBUG - capture_control: Mouse-Keyboard Listeners resume

Mouse and keyboard listeners started.

app_hooker.py - 37 - INFO - App hooking failed since area was found to be too big

This means the application spying failed or ignored and the tool falls back to computer vision and OCR.

controller.py - 35 - INFO - Pause capturing

capture_control_process.py - 105 - DEBUG - capture_control: Mouse-Keyboard Listeners Pause

capture_control_process.py - 318 - DEBUG - Mouse-Keyboard Listeners Stopped

User paused recording. Mouse and Keyboard listeners paused.

controller.py - 45 - INFO - Continue capturing

capture_control_process.py - 97 - DEBUG - capture_control: Mouse-Keyboard Listeners resume

User resumed paused recording process.

controller.py - 25 - INFO - Stop capturing and return process

User finished recording.

generate_abstract_process.py - 1294 - INFO - Generated steps for birds eye view of process in docx

controller.py - 49 - INFO - Finished exporting to pdd/pdf/xml/json/visio

Capture backend finished exporting to the requested output (pdd/pdf/xml/json/visio)

Backend server finished generation of birds eye view of process.

controller.py - 67 - WARNING - Exception occurred while exporting to Visio: (-2147221005, ‘Invalid class string’, None, None)

Visio is not installed on the user’s machine.