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PINNED Terminal emulator support on Docker image
Docker utility should support Functional Perspective test scripts. Slack Issue https://devops---testing.slack.com/archives/CGV8AAGCD/p1645022341509149

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Ability to add Doors Requirement Hiperlink

Have the functionality of a transaction, but instead of a transaction name, allow customer to connect to doors and give it a requirement number. Then like a transaction, you could do a requirement report, error export log would have when the requi...
over 6 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester / Workbench 3 Not under consideration

Transaction Data on the WebUI Report

Would like to have the transaction information on the WebUI report like it is on the exportable error report. It gives the beginning of the transaction, all the steps, and the end of the transaction.. time and verdict of pass, fail, inconclusive.
over 6 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester / Workbench 3 Future consideration

Add Waitforexistence or isvisible to script

Add the ability to have a waitforexistence or isvisible like in RFT
over 6 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester / Workbench 3 Not under consideration

Additional controls in Debug mode

When running application in Debug mode, have the ability to put in stop breaks, pause, start and stop
over 6 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester / Workbench 3 Future consideration

Add ability to log a verification point within a JavaScript

It would be wonderful to be able to log a verification point status within a JavaScript. This saves times having to write custom Java Code to then log the status.
almost 8 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 4 Not under consideration

Evaluating Automation tool which supports WPF telerik controls

We are trying to evaluate Automation tool which supports WPF telerik controls
over 9 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 3 Not under consideration

Request to Create API to Delete browser cache for IE

System:IBM Kenexa Brassring on Cloud. Actor: Automation Team requiring this feature.We are currently using SILK Test and Planning to migrate to RFT. In SilkTest we have something like BrowserPage.Flushcache () in- built. We would like to see simil...
over 10 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 5 Not under consideration

Enable test authors to move test scripts between packages during refactoring

When refactoring code, it often becomes necessary to change the package structure. When RFT test scripts are organised in Java packages, it may also be required to refactor the layout of those packages. Assume that we have an RFT project and creat...
3 months ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 1 Future consideration

In multi-user scenario, running UI test in a VU schedule), need an alternative similar to Selenium sendkeys methodology

Running UI Tests in (RPT) VU Schedules to accomplish load test needs. Specific tests include Navigation Actions on Windows dialogs (like Open/Save/etc.) Need a way to maintain proper focus, to select the proper dialog when there are multiple insta...
10 months ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 4 Not under consideration

WebUI - Object identified by should be set more reliable property when create VP

When create VP for a table, right click on Content property and select "Create Verification Point for 'Content'", then, Object identified by is often set "Coodinates". Unfortunately, timeout error occurs 100% in playback because it can't find the ...
about 1 year ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 1 Future consideration