Ranorex Studio start page
The Ranorex Studio start page is the base from which you start a new test solution or open an existing one. It’s also a valuable resource for the latest information from Ranorex.
Structure of this chapter
Ranorex Studio start page overview
The Ranorex Studio start page is the initial working environment after opening the program. Many of the page components described below are continually updated and so require an active internet connection.
Ranorex Studio Start page main components
Control center for starting a new test solution or opening an existing test solution
List of recently opened test projects and files
Available sample projects, described in the User Guide
Current license type with expiration date. Click this area to learn more about your current license. If you’re using the 30-day free trial, the remaining time to use is displayed.
Trial version – remaining time to use
Link to resources such as the User Guide and featured information on automated testing
Release highlights and announcements
- Release highlights describing the current release of Ranorex Studio with a link to the release notes
- Announcements section including information such as new Ranorex releases, upcoming webinars, and the latest informative articles in our automated testing blog
To view detailed information about your version of Ranorex Studio, follow the step below.
Go to Help > About in the menu bar.
Current Ranorex Studio version information
When you are connected to the internet, Ranorex Studio automatically verifies whether the current release is installed. If a newer version is available, a green information bar appears on the start page, similar to the example below.
Notification of an available newer Ranorex version
Click the license information area for details about your current license model.
Example of a current license model