Relevant for: GUI tests and components and API testing
- If you have UFT installed on Windows 10 and you perform Windows updates to the Windows 10 anniversary edition, you must run a repair of the UFT installation.
- If your UFT installation on Windows 10 behaves unexpectedly, such as remaining on top and hiding other applications, or has issues with recognizing top window test objects, see KM01339230 for a workaround.
You cannot use some of the UFT tools when the UAC (User Account Control) option in is set to ON.
Workaround: Temporarily turn off the UAC option while using these tools, by doing the following:
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For Microsoft Windows 8.x and higher:
UFT does not fully support UTF-16 surrogate pairs and combining characters. The Run Results Viewer and some user interface elements in UFT do not display these characters correctly.
On Windows 7 64-bit and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems, UFT behaves unexpectedly when the DEP (Data Execution Prevention) flag is set to Always On.
Workaround: Switch off the DEP, or modify its settings to be ON only for important operating system processes.
When UFT is launched by a different user account than the application you are testing, the following UFT functions may behave unexpectedly:
- Running tests