Data Injection Sidebar

Relevant for Power Mode only

This sidebar enables you to automatically enter data into forms in desktop applications or Web pages.

UI Example
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To access

Do the following:

  1. Enter Run mode and open a test or component.

  2. Make sure Power Mode is active and that an application is defined.

  3. Click the Application Settings button and expand the Data Injection section.

  4. Add at least one data set.

  5. Select Run or Run Selected Test. The sidebar opens in the bottom right corner of the screen.

Tip: To lock the sidebar in the open position, click the thumbtack icon. To reposition the sidebar, click and drag on the sidebar header.

Important information

If your application does not have any associated data sets, the Data Injection sidebar is not displayed.

See also

Data Injection Overview

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

UI Elements

Description

<Data set list>

A drop-down list of the data sets associated with your application.

Inject Data. Injects the data from the selected row of the data table into the fields in your application.

Display Field Mapping. Highlights and labels the fields in the application that match the column headings in the data set. The column headings in the data set are displayed in the highlighted fields in the application. Click again to turn off the highlighting.

Refresh Data. Reloads the data from the data set source into the Data Injection sidebar.

Manage Fields. Opens the Manage (& Map) Fields Dialog Box, enabling you to define which fields will be injected, the fields to which they should be mapped, and the mapping order. .

<Data injection status>

The Data Injection sidebar displays an icon in its tab indicating the success , partial success , or failure of data that was most recently injected. For details, click the icon to open the Data Injection Status window.