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JMeter Cookbook by Bayo Erinle

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Recording a script via HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder

Recording scripts is where you will spend most of your time. It is often the first step to develop test plans for applications. Though you can develop test plans manually by building them from within the JMeter GUI, or generating them via some domain-specific language (DSL), recording scripts by JMeter's HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder is one of the available options you have when building your test plans.

How to do it…

In this recipe, we cover how to record test scripts with HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder. Perform the following steps:

  1. Start JMeter. Perform the following steps:
    • Open the command-line prompt
    • Change to the directory of your JMeter install (JMETER_HOME)
    • Change to the bin directory
    • Execute the ...

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