Automated Test Framework Properties

On the Properties form, you can set parameters that control how the system executes automated tests and test suites.

Table 1. Automated Test Framework roles
Assigned ATF Role Role Description
atf_test_admin Create or edit Automated Test Framework properties
atf_test_designer View Automated Test Framework properties only (cannot create or edit properties)
Note: For detailed information about ATF roles and their associated Create, Edit or View permissions, refer to Automated Test Framework user roles.
Table 2. Test/Test Suite Properties
Field / Element Description
Enable test/test suite execution. If checked, enables running tests and test suites on this instance. This setting is unchecked by default to prevent users from unintentionally running tests on production instances.
Enable scheduled test suite execution If checked, enables scheduling test suites on this instance.
Table 3. Test Debugging Properties
Field / Element Description
Enables additional debugging functionality . . . Enables additional debugging functionality, including adding a debugging tab on the client Test Runner UI page and saving UI Test Result JSON to the test result record.
Table 4. Screenshots Capture Mode.
Field / Element Description
Enable or disable screenshot capture during test execution.
  • To capture screenshots for all steps, select Enable for all steps.
  • To capture screenshots only for failed steps, select Enable for all failed steps.
  • To capture no screenshots, select Disable for all steps.
Table 5. Test Runner Properties
Field / Element Description
Test runner heartbeat interval Time interval in seconds for sending a heartbeat from the test runner to the server.
Offline test runner retention interval If an offline test runner does not communicate with the system for this period of days, the system deletes that test runner.
Table 6. Test Suite Report Properties
Field / Element Description
Test suite report properties The number of test suite results to display in the test suite aging report.
Table 7. Email Properties
Field / Element Description
Boolean value for results displayed in scheduled suite result emails. When true, the scheduled suite test result emails only show results that failed. When false, displays all results.
Maximum number of test results to be displayed in scheduled suite result emails. Maximum number of test results to be displayed in scheduled suite result emails.
Maximum depth when printing suite results in suite result emails. Maximum depth when printing suite results in suite result emails.
Color to indicate an ATF test failed in scheduled suite result emails. Hexadecimal code for color to indicate an ATF test failed in scheduled suite result emails.
Color to indicate an ATF test errored in scheduled suite result emails. Hexadecimal code for color to indicate an ATF test errored in scheduled suite result emails.
Color to indicate an ATF test passed in scheduled suite result emails. Hexadecimal code for color to indicate an ATF test passed in scheduled suite result emails.
Color to indicate an ATF test was skipped in scheduled suite result emails. Hexadecimal code for color to indicate an ATF test was skipped in scheduled suite result emails.
Color to indicate an ATF test was canceled in scheduled suite result emails. Hexadecimal code for color to indicate an ATF test was canceled in scheduled suite result emails.