Select Action or Test Dialog Box

Relevant for: API testing only

This dialog box enables you to add a call to a copy of an action, or a call to an existing action within your test.

To access
  1. Do one of the following:
    • Ensure that an API test or component is in focus in the document pane.

    • In the Solution Explorer, select an API test or component.

  2. Drag an OpenText Automated Testing Tools > Call API Action or Test or Call GUI Action or Test activity onto the canvas.
  3. Open the Properties pane.
  4. Click the Select Action or Test button.
Relevant tasks

Call an existing action or a test

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element



The name of the test from which you are calling the action.

Browse. This allows you to browse your test library to find a test.


A drop down list of the actions available for the selected test. You can view a list of the available actions in the Solution Explorer.


The original description given to the action (read-only).