Chapter 19

Solution, Test and Action

An action is the place where all UFT scripts are written. It consists of UFT and VBScript statements. Actions are used to divide the test script into logical units or sections. Each action is to automate specific reusable business functionality. An automated test is created by calling the already developed reusable actions.

A test is comprised of calls to actions. When a new test is created, it contains a call to a single action. By creating tests that call multiple actions, users can design tests that are more modular and efficient. In UFT, every Action is contained within a Test and every Test is contained within a Solution.


Solution defines the type of automated solution. A Solution can contain ...

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