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Endpoint list

The endpoint list shows the desktop computer you are running Ranorex Studio on and all endpoints added. The endpoints are categorized according to their type (Android, iOS, WebDriver) and displayed with their name, address, and connection status (Connected, Offline, Error). You can search the listed endpoints by name using the search bar at the top.

Set as automation root

Click the icon to the left of an endpoint to activate it as automation root. The run buttons in the Ranorex Studio toolbar and the test suite toolbar will change accordingly. Once an endpoint has been activated, tests can only interact with this endpoint and will receive and send all data for test execution through this endpoint.

The endpoint is not the automation root. Click to set it as automation root.
The endpoint is the automation root.
Run button in the Ranorex Studio toolbar when a mobile device or WebDriver endpoint is set as automation root.
Run button in the test suite toolbar when a mobile device or WebDriver endpoint is set as automation root.

 

Endpoint options

Click the options icon to the right of an endpoint to display a set of options for it. The available options change depending on the endpoint type.

Set as automation root: Does the same as clicking the icon to the left of an endpoint (⇢see above).

View Details: Displays a detailed view of the endpoint’s properties. WebDriver endpoints will show a list of the currently running browsers. For Android or iOS endpoints, you will see a list of the instrumented apps on the device. Click on the icon to the right of an app to start the instrumented app on the device. Click on the rocket button at the bottom to instrument and deploy an app on the device. For further information, please refer to the ⇢Android and ⇢iOS instrumentation chapters of the user guide.

Instrument and deploy app*: Allows you to instrument and deploy an app on the device. For further information, please refer to the ⇢Android and ⇢iOS instrumentation chapters of the user guide.

Save ADB log**: Allows you to save the log file of the ADB (Android debug bridge).

Refresh*: Refreshes the connection to the endpoint.

Edit: Allows you to change the name and address of the endpoint.

Delete: Deletes the endpoint form the endpoint list.

* only available for Android and iOS endpoints
** only available for Android endpoints