What's new in UFT Mobile
The new features and enhancements included in UFT Mobile version 2021 R2 are described below.
Note: The Help Centers for UFT Mobile 2021, UFT Mobile 2021 R1 and UFT Mobile 2021 R2 versions are streamlined into a single Help Center. Any version specific changes are indicated where relevant.
Improved Lab screens
The Devices, Apps, and Reservations screens of the lab were improved and provide an enhanced user experience and additional functionality. For details, see View and manage devices and View, upload, and manage apps.
Simulations for Appium
You can now use UFT Mobile simulations (biometric, photo, barcode, QR) with Appium. Use the installPackagedApp capability when using simulations in your Appium tests. For more details, UFT Mobile Appium Capabilities and Appium simulations.
iOS Simulator support (Tech preview)
Now you can connect your iOS simulators to UFT Mobile. This enables you to use simulated devices to perform basic testing of your app. You can also open a simulated device remotely from the lab. For details, see iOS simulator (Tech preview).
Appium v2 support
UFT Mobile now also has an embedded Appium v2 server. Use the appiumVersion capability to run Appium v2 tests. For details, see UFT Mobile Appium Capabilities.
Appium v1 upgrade
The embedded Appium v1 server was upgraded to v1.22.2.