VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in - Quick Reference

You can use the UFT VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in to test VisualAge Smalltalk user-interface objects (controls).

The following tables summarize basic information about the VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in and how it relates to some commonly-used aspects of UFT.

General Information

Add-in Type

This is a Windows-based add-in. Much of its functionality is the same as other Windows-based add-ins.

Supported Environments

For details on supported VisualAge Smalltalk environments, see the VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in section of the Unified Functional Testing Product Availability Matrix.

Test Object Methods and Properties

The VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in uses a sub-set of the standard Windows test objects, methods, and properties, which can be used when testing objects in VisualAge Smalltalk applications. For details, see the Visual Age Small Talk section of the UFT Object Model Reference for GUI Testing.

Prerequisites

Opening Your Application

You can open your VisualAge Smalltalk application before or after opening UFT.

Add-in Dependencies

None

Configuration

Configuration Options

You configure your VisualAge Smalltalk environment by importing the qt-adapter.dat file and then recompiling your application.

See Configure the VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in.

Record and Run Settings

Use the Windows Applications tab.
(Record > Record and Run Settings)

  • UFT can recognize only VisualAge Smalltalk applications that have been precompiled with the qt-adapter agent. For details, see Configure the VisualAge Smalltalk Add-in.

  • The Record and Run only on radio button applies only to record and run sessions. UFT recognizes all VisualAge Smalltalk objects for Object Spy and pointing hand operations, regardless of the settings in the Record and Run Settings dialog box.

Custom Active Screen Capture Settings

Tools > Options > GUI Testing tab > Active Screen node > Custom Level

Application Area Additional Settings

Use the Applications pane.
In the application area, select Additional Settings > Applications in the sidebar.