System Monitor Pane (Run Results Viewer) (UFT GUI Testing Only)

This pane enables you to view the system counters that you monitored for a run session in a line graph.

To access

Select View > System Monitor or click the System Monitor tab.

Important information

You can export the data from the System Monitor tab to the following file types: text (.csv or .txt), Excel (.xls), .xml, or .html. (Graphs are not exported.)

See also

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Description

Zoom In. Click this button and click anywhere on the graph to zoom in. You can also click and drag over an area of the graph to zoom in on that area.

Zoom Out. Click this button and click anywhere on the graph to zoom out.

View Full Graph. Click this button to zoom out and view the entire graph. This button is disabled when the graph is not zoomed in.

Move. Click this button and then click and drag on the graph to scroll right and left. This button is disabled when the graph is not zoomed in.

Arrow. Click this button and double-click anywhere on the graph to select that point as the current step. The Current Step indicator moves to the new location and the step is highlighted in the Run Results tree. You can also hover over any point on a Counter Line in the graph to see the value for the Counter Line at that point.

Application Name

The name of the application for which system counters were monitored.

System Counters List

The list of system counters monitored for the application.

Currently Displayed Counters

The list of counters currently displayed in the line graph. The System Monitor tab displays a maximum of two counters at one time. To change the counters being displayed, clear the check box for one or both of the currently selected counters, and select the check box for the desired counters.

Counter Scale

The scale of measurement for the performance of that counter.

Maximum Counter Value

The maximum value the counter achieved during the run session.

Current Step

The point in the graph representing the step that is currently highlighted in the Run Results tree.

Counter Limit Line

A visual representation of the limit for that counter, if set, as defined in the Local System Monitor pane of the Test Settings dialog box or the Additional Settings pane in the Application Area (in UFT).

If set, a counter that exceeds this limit causes the step to fail. Only the first step that exceeds the counter limit fails. Subsequent steps that exceed the counter limit are not affected.

Counter Limit Value

The numeric value of the limit for that counter, if set, as defined in the Local System Monitor pane of the Test Settings dialog box or the Additional Settings pane in the Application Area (in UFT).

If set, a counter that exceeds this limit causes the step to fail. Only the first step that exceeds the counter limit fails. Subsequent steps that exceed the counter limit are not affected.

Time Scale

The scale of time in seconds, for the run session.