I am sure, by now you are already aware of the another version of UFT. HPE has released another upgrade of UFT 12.54 to UFT 14.0. with this release of UFT, HPE has continued to improvise it with full of features to accommodate current test automation need and trends. There are couple of new addition to UFT feature list along with upgrades and adjustments to the existing functionalities, but the main attraction would be the new licensing and three different editions.
What’s New in UFT 14.0
UFT has now three different editions
UFT Ulitmate is filled with different arsenal by looking at the current testing and automation needs, which makes is the ultimate and expensive package. It include UFT Pro and UFT Enterprise along with Sprinter, Business Process Testing, Mobile Center
Is there an impact with this update?
With UFT 14, HPE has introduced a new licensing mechanism based on Device ID, but it has kept he backward compatibility. If you already have an existing license you will be able to have it working.
Upgrading to UFT 14
you can directly upgrade to UFT 14, if you are on version 11.5 or later, otherwise, uninstall and install the new version. You might need to upgrade your license as well based on your current version.
Installing UFT 14
refer the below video tutorial from Joe Colantonio
Test Combinations Generator for GUI Tests
The Test Combinations Generator helps you prepare test configurations by using the parameters in your test and their possible values to create multiple possible data combinations. UFT can then generate them into a test configuration that you can use when running a business process test. Learn more about Test Combinations Generator
Integration with Microsoft TFS for CI
Now you can integrate your tests with TFS and enable continuous integration using UFT TFS Extension.
Redesigned Record and Run Settings
Along with all other look and feel changes , Record and Run setting has been revamped to ease the experience of configuration and settings for applications
This is interesting, a new capture mode has been introduced. With Sniper mode capture functionality you can capture all the objects in a selected area of your application simply by selecting the area of the application.
New Technology and Framework Support
UFT now supports these new technologies and frameworks:
- The latest versions of Firefox and Chrome.
- Windows Server 2016
- Autopass License Server 9.3
- EXT-JS 6.0
- SiebelOpenUI 16
- Safari 10.12 (“Sierra”)
- SAPUI5 1.38
- Visual Studio 2015 for the Testing Extensibility SDK
- Solution Manager 7.2
- Delphi Berlin 10.1
- SAP Hybris
here you can find more details and other features on the new version. we are intended to write in depth posts on each of these features, so stay tuned and let us know your experiences with the new UFT 14.