Macros Sidebar

Relevant for Power Mode only

This sidebar enables you to record and run macros during your test run.

UI Example
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To access

During a test run, click the Macros sidebar tab.

  • Click the sidebar tab again, or click off the sidebar tab, to close the sidebar.

  • To lock the sidebar in the open position, click the thumbtack icon.

  • To reposition the sidebar, click and drag on the sidebar header.

See also

Macros Overview

User interface elements are described below (unlabeled elements are shown in angle brackets):

UI Elements

Description

Record/Stop. Starts and stops recording user actions you perform in your application. When you stop recording, the Macro Details Dialog Box opens, enabling you to name and save your macro. For details, see Macro Details Dialog Box.

Run. Runs the selected macro from the macros drop-down list.

Manage. Opens the Manage Macros Dialog Box. For details, see the Manage Macros Dialog Box.

<Macros drop-down list>

The list of macros you can run in this test. Sprinter associates macros with the application for which they were created.

<Macros status>

The Macros sidebar displays an icon in its tab indicating the progress of the macro and the success or failure of a macro that was run. Click the icon for more details.