UFTIntroduction to UFT Installation of UFT UFT GUI Recording the application Directory structure and file extension of UFT test VBScript Basic UFT concepts Object Spy Test Settings Properties Test Run Settings Environment Recovery Associating library files Object Identification mechanism Object repository Object repository Manager Associating repositories with UFT tests Launching applications Loading ini fileDifference between QFL and VBS file Automating web applications automating Windows applications Handling Databases Mathematical operations Create new Excel workbook file Read and Edit Excel workbook Delete excel workbook file
Built in ObjectsSystemUtil Datatable CryptDotNetFactory Extern OptionalStep PathFinder MercuryTimer RandomNumber Recovery Reporter RepositoriesCollection TextUtil XmlUtil Err object
AdvancedDescription programmingRecovery ScenariosLaunching the UFT using ScriptAutomation Framework
MiscUFT Vs Selenium UFT Vs Appium UFT vs LeanFTLimitations and drawbacks of UFTInterview Questions and answers
Limitations and drawbacks in UFTHere are the drawbacks of UFT.
- Installing UFT and integration with ALM can land you in big trouble. In one of the projects, I was annoyed due to ALM connection issues and on the top of it, I did not have admin rights on my laptop so things went wrong horribly. Specifically I was not able to install ALM platform loader (This issue was fixed after platform loader was whitelisted by Admin). Apart from this, there are several issues with respect to browsers, add ins and other connectivity tools.
- It can be used only on windows. It can not be used on Linux and Mac OS X.
- VBScript is not as popular as Java and C#.Net. LeanFT allows coding in C#.Net and Java but does not support all technologies.
- It is a licensed tool. So it is very costly.
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