Add a test object to an object map and a script

Functional Tester enables you to add a test object to an object map and a script at the same time.

To add a test object to an object map and a script:


  1. Start the application that contains the controls you want to test.

  2. In the script, position the cursor where you want to add the test object.

  3. In the Functional Tester toolbar, click the Insert Test Object into Active Functional Tester Script button . Functional Tester opens the Select an Object dialog box .

  4. Click the Object Finder icon and drag it to the application over the object that you want to add to the object map and the script.

  5. Click Finish. Functional Tester inserts the object at the cursor location in the script and displays a list of possible methods for the object. Functional Tester also adds the object to the test object map associated with the script.

  6. Double-click the method you want to use.

Related concepts

Test object maps

New test objects in an object map

Searching for objects in a test object map

Regular expressions

Object library

Related tasks

Create and using a test object map to test applications

Create a new test object map

Merging multiple test object maps

Add objects to a test object map

Insert dynamic test object

Converting dynamic test object

Use ClearCase with test object maps

Editing object properties

Displaying associated scripts

Renewing a name in associated script(s)

Resetting object names to the default names in associated script(s)

Add test objects to a script

Add test object descriptions

Editing test object descriptions

Delete test objects from an object map

Unifying two test objects

Maintaining a test object map

Renaming a test asset

Update recognition properties

Delete a test object map

Locating a test object in the application

Related reference

Select an Object page of the Insert a GUI Object into the Object Map wizard

Select Object Options page of the Insert GUI Object into the Object Map wizard


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