Pass in an argument

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phoned9339
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Pass in an argument

Post by phoned9339 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:08 pm

I would like to do a build and pass in an argument that is later typed by the user.

For example, in a certain location (textbox), I want to type in the user's name "Jim", however this may change to another name, so would like to have the build have an input argument, i.e., --name "Jim", and then input can then change to someone else's name, i.e., --name "James", and that would then feed into the same textbox.

Is this possible?

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Re: Pass in an argument

Post by odklizec » Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:33 am

Hi,

You mean you would like to start the test with command line parameter containing the name?, Yes, that's possible. Simply create a Global Parameter in your test suite. Then in your recording, variabilize the SetValue/EnterText action and connect newly created recording variable with Global Parameter. Now you can start your test with command line parameter. Hope this helps?
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