Applications Tab

This Applications tab enables you to define or select the application that your test will use. You can also add, edit, or delete existing applications.

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To access

Do the following:

  1. Enter Plan mode.

  2. Open or create a new test or business component.

  3. Select the Steps tab.

  4. Expand the Steps Capture button and choose Application Settings from the drop-down.
  5. If there are not apps already defined, click Add.

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

UI Elements



Adds a new application to the Applications list.

The drop-down options are Add which allows you to manually specify any application or browser, and Quick Add which adds one of the currently running applications.

For details, see the Add/Edit Application Dialog Box, or Quick Add Application Dialog Box.

For details on how Sprinter maintains the list of applications, see How user information is maintained.


Removes the selected application from the application list. For UFT Mobile apps, the button drop down offers the following options:

  • Remove. Removes the selected app.
  • Remove Generated. Removes the apps that were automatically generated for each ALM test instance (when ALM is configured to work with UFT Mobile).
  • Remove All. Deletes all apps from the Application list.

The list of available applications. Use the Add, Quick Add, Edit, and Remove buttons to manage the list of applications.

To use a previously defined application, enter the first character of the name and then select it from the displayed list.

Application details area

Displays information about the application you selected in the Application list. Click the Edit button to open the Add/Edit Application Dialog Boxand edit these details.

For mobile applications, this section shows the Select App and SapGUI fields.

  • Application: The startup app.
  • Settings: The settings applicable to all apps, except for the Restart option which only applies to the startup app.
  • Installed Apps: Other apps selected via the UFT Mobile wizard.
  • Device Metrics: The metrics to be collected during the test run, as selected via the UFT Mobile wizard.
  • Device: The mobile device selected for the test.

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