This tab enables you to set options that instruct UFT One which applications to open when you begin to record or run your test.
You can instruct UFT One to open and record on applications from more than one environment. You can also create steps on more than one browser tab, if your browser supports tabbed browsing.
Select Record > Record and Run Settings and select the Web tab.
User interface elements are described below:
|Record and run on any open browser||
Record and run your test on any open (supported) Web browser installed locally.
You must open the Web browser after you open UFT One.
Tip: If you did not select the Web add-in when opening UFT One, see also known issues.
To record and run tests on an application with embedded Web browser controls, select Record and run tests on any open Web browser .
You can instruct UFT One to ignore ALM browsers or other browsers that are open to a specified URL or have a specific title. For details, see Web > General Pane (Options Dialog Box).
|Open the following when recording or running:||
Define whether to use a local browser, or to connect to UFT Mobile.
Define the URL to open, and the browser to use.
UFT One versions 2021 R1 and earlier: If you are using Windows 11, do not select the Internet Explorer browser options, as Windows 11 does not support these browsers.
For details on using these settings to test web applications:
UFT One versions 2021 R1 and later:
If you select Google Chrome Emulator, the Device list displays a subset of all supported devices, based on the definitions in the EmulatedDevices.xml file.
You can customize the list by editing the EmulatedDevices.xml file:
For details, see Configure your emulated devices.
|Parameterize runtime web settings||
Enable to use parameters for the browser, device, and manufacturer for a given test run.
For more details, see:
UFT One automatically adds columns to the Global tab of the Data pane or a test parameter, depending on the option selected.
|Remote Connection Details||
Displayed if you select Apple Safari (on remote Mac computer)
Enter the connection details for the remote Mac computer.
Default port: 8822
Values defined for the following environment variables override any values specified here during a run session:
|Do not record and run on open browsers||
Instructs UFT One not to record or run tests on any browsers that are already open prior to the start of the record or run session.
Selecting this option also prevents you from viewing the properties of these browsers using the Object Spy.
|Close the browser when the test closes||
Instructs UFT One to close the specific browser tab launched at the start of the test when the test closes.
For headless browsers such as Headless Chrome or Phantom JS, this closes the headless browser process launched at the start of the test.