Automated Test Framework use case: reference a value from a previous step

This use case illustrates assigning a form field the value of an output variable from a previous step.

About this task

In this example, the second step references an output value from the first step.
Figure 1. Automated Test Framework: Pass values from one step to another example


  1. Insert a record into the incident table. This example inserts a record into the Incident table.
    Figure 2. Step 1 - Record Insert
    Screenshot of form for Record Insert
  2. Open the record just inserted. Specify the record to open by assigning to the Record field, the output variable from Step 1.
  3. Validate that fields on the open record have the values you expect.
    Figure 3. Step 3 - Field Values Validatiion
    Screenshot of form for Field Values Validation