Run Configuration Tab (New Machine/Machine Details Dialog Box)

Relevant for Power Mode only

This tab enables you to define how the secondary machine will run the application in your test run.

When you have a desktop application selected in the Application Pane (Power Mode Group), this tab displays options for desktop applications.

When you have a Web application selected in the Application Pane (Power Mode Group), this tab displays options for Web applications.

UI Example
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UI Example
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To access
  1. Select Power Mode group > Mirroring node.

  2. In the Mirroring pane, click the Add button. The New Machine dialog box opens.

  3. Select New Machine dialog box > Run Configuration tab.

Important information

Sprinter remembers your modifications to the run configuration as long as you continue to work with your currently defined application. If you change applications, the run configurations return to their default settings.

See also

Testing on Multiple Machines

User interface elements are described below. Some options are displayed differently, depending on whether you are working with a desktop or Web application:

UI Elements

Description

Same as Primary machine

Instructs the machine to run the application according to the settings for the application in the Application Pane (Power Mode Group). (Default)

Same as <secondary machine>

Instructs the machine to run the application according to the settings for the selected secondary machine. Only secondary machines that have unique run settings are displayed in this list.

Other (for desktop applications)

Defines new run settings for the application, for this machine.

Path. The path to the desktop application. The Browse option displays the file system for your local computer and not the secondary machine.

Additional Settings

  • Parameters. Any parameters you want to run the application with. Parameter settings are maintained per-application. When you select an application in the Application name field, any previously defined parameters are run by default. To change or remove the parameters, edit them in the Parameters field.

  • Working folder. The working folder for the desktop application.

Other (for Web applications)

URL. The URL address of the Web application you want to run in your test.

Browser. The browser in which you want to run the Web application.

Additional Settings

  • Close the browser when the test closes. Automatically close the browser at the end of the test.