I want to spy objects of drop-down menu as I need to get it's descriptors for descriptive programming. As soon as I click the Spy button, the drop-down menu is hidden.
How to spy drop-down menu in QTP/UFT?
Ctrl key is used to temporary disable spying, so one could perform preparatory operations.
So you sould do the next steps:
Then you can check here how to code select action for drop-down menu in UFT.