Connect to ALM

Relevant for: GUI tests and components and API testing

What is the ALM Connection dialog box? This dialog box enables you to connect to or disconnect from a project in any supported version of ALM.

When should you use the ALM Connection dialog box? Use this each time you want to log on to your ALM project.

To access

Use one of the following:

  • In Unified Functional Testing: Select ALM > ALM Connection.
  • In the BPT View, click the ALM Connection button.
  • In the Run Results Viewer: Select Tools > ALM Connection.
  • Click the ALM toolbar button .

For details on setting up secure connections to your ALM server, see your ALM documentation.

  • When connecting to ALM servers running version 14.00, the Restore connection on startup button is disabled.

  • When using ALM servers running version 14.00, after connecting to a server with your login credentials, you cannot switch to another user by clicking Disconnect and entering new login credentials.

    Start UFT again and enter the new credentials.