What's New in UFT Developer 23.4
This topic describes the new features and enhancements available in UFT Developer 23.4.
Note: This Help Center includes documentation relevant for UFT Developer versions 2021 through 23.4. Any version-specific changes are indicated where relevant.
Micro Focus is now OpenText
The UFT Developer user interface and documentation is updated to reflect that Micro Focus is now OpenText.
AI-based web testing enhancements
When testing web applications, additional operations are now supported on AI objects: RightClick, DoubleClick, LongClick, SetText and Hover.
Mobile testing enhancements
UFT Developer now supports working with ValueEdge Digital Lab, whereas previously only UFT Digital Lab was supported.
See Test mobile apps.
You can now write tests in .NET 5, 6, and 7.
UFT Developer provides templates for working with both .NET Framework and .NET, according to your preference.
This version of UFT Developer includes the following Docker updates:
|New Docker image||
A new Docker image is now available: uftdeveloper-edge. This image is based on the basic UFT Developer image and includes an Edge Chromium browser.
|Using self-signed certificates||
Enable tests to access a web site using a self-signed certificate on Firefox.
This was previously supported for Chrome browsers.
Installation & licensing
This version of UFT Developer includes the following installation updates:
|Prerequisites||You can now use Node.js version 18 or 20 with UFT Developer.|
|AutoPass Multi-Tenant License Server||
On Windows, you can now consume a concurrent license from an AutoPass License Server with multi-tenancy enabled. When connecting to a multi-tenant license server, provide the tenant information.
|Remote Commuter licenses on Linux or Mac||
You can now install Remote Commuter licenses on Linux or Mac when working with AutoPass version 2022.08 or later.
This was previously supported with AutoPass 12.3 and earlier.
Supported technology versions
UFT Developer continues to extend its technology, framework, and browser support. This version includes the following additional support:
License server versions
Operating system versions
|Windows 10||22H2 update|
|Windows 11||22H2 update|
Follow the configuration requirements in Test Java applications, version 16 or later.
Testing framework versions
|Chrome||111 - 118|
|Edge Chromium||111 -118|
|Firefox||111 - 118|
Impending discontinued versions
The following technologies and versions are no longer supported by their manufacturers. Therefore, in the next release, UFT Developer will no longer support working with them:
Visual Studio 2013 and 2015
Legacy Edge browser
For more details, see the Support Matrix.