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Status Future consideration
Categories Functional Tester
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 27, 2021

Unable to view folders and files created outside WebUI perspective


This problem is found with IBM-RFT v10.1.2 - Web UI Perspective.

User-A created folders "Regression_Test" and "Sanity_Test" in the Web UI project.

User-A successfully checked into the TFS system.

USER-B checks out the latest project from the TFS system to his/ her local workspace.

USER-B does not see the "Regression_Test" and "Sanity_Test" folders.

Please NOTE: However, the folders "Regression_Test" and "Sanity_Test" are visible in the windows file system but NOT in the IBM-RFT Web UI project.

These folders are visible in the TFS server location pointed too.

Use Case
If user-1 is planning to create folders as per the functionality. He/ she creates 5 empty folders "Module-1, 2,3,4,5" in the Web UI perspective & checks into the version control system. User-1 informs user-2 to start working on building the automation scripts for these 5 modules. User-2 checks out the folders "Module-1,2,3,4 & 5" from the TFS to his/ her workspace. But they are not visible but do exists in the file system. Also, we use version control systems to check in and check out folders, files, and other assets, right? This is exactly what we are facing. We will run some more tests and update you.
RFE ID 150161
RFE Product Rational Functional Tester
Idea Priority High
  • Guest
    Apr 29, 2021

    A preliminary evaluation of this request indicates that it is consistent with our business strategy. Further evaluation of this RFE is underway.