Comparing BPT in UFT to BPT in ALM

Relevant for: business process tests and flows

Business process tests and flows are displayed in the UFT document pane, in a display similar to the ALM Test Script tab. The following table describes where to find the BPT functionality you are familiar with from working in ALM, when you are working in UFT.

For details about using BPT in ALM, see the Business Process Testing User Guide.

Function ALM UFT
Create or open test or flow Test Plan > New or Details button Open/New/Save/ Add Existing <Document>/<Resource> Dialog Box
Check in and check out tests and flows Version Control user interface ALM menu command
View test properties

Test Plan > Test Details dialog box > Details tab

General Properties Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)
View, add, or modify test parameters

Test Plan > Parameters tab

Test Parameters Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)
Add component or flow to test or flow Test Plan > Test Script tab > Select Components and Flows pane Toolbox Pane (BPT in UFT)

Reorder, group, or open components or flows in tests

View run conditions or failure settings for components or flows

Test Plan > Test Script tab Use Business Process Testing in UFT
Edit run conditions for components in flows Test Plan > Test Script tab > Run Conditions button Properties Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)
Edit failure settings for components in flows Test Plan > Test Script tab > On Failure link in grid Properties Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)
Add or modify component parameters

Business Components > Parameters tab

Parameters Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)

Link parameters

Test Plan > I/O Parameters link in grid > Link I/O column > Select Output Parameter dialog box

Select Link Source Dialog Box (BPT)
Promote parameters Test Plan > Test Script tab > Select Components and Flows pane > QuickAdd button > Add While Setting Promote Options

Parameters Tab (Properties Pane - BPT)

Data Pane (BPT in UFT)

BPT Testing Tab (Options Dialog Box)

View and modify BPT comments for a specific component instance Test Plan > Test Script tab > Comments tab  
Add and modify iterations and iteration data for components, flows, and groups

Test Plan > Test Script tab > Iterations link in grid

Data Pane (BPT in UFT)
Run or debug test Test Plan > Test Script tab > Run or Debug Test button Run Dialog Box