This topic explains how specific browser extensions and configurations can be applied to SOAtest's web scenario recording and playback.
In this section:
No additional configuration is needed. Just complete the installation or configuration as usual (independent of SOAtest).
To use specific Chrome plugins or settings for web functional tests:
<Chrome_Installation_Directory> --user-data-dir="<SOAtest Installation_Directory>\eclipse\plugins\com.parasoft.xtest.libs.web_<soatest_version>\root\browsers\chrome\userDataDir"
Before you can install extensions, you first need to open the appropriate SOAtest Firefox profile. There are two different ways to open this profile:
To directly open the SOAtest Firefox profile:
You can now install Firefox extensions and configure settings in the normal manner.
With this method, extensions must be installed and configured during playback—not during recording.
When you play a web scenario in SOAtest, SOAtest will automatically open the appropriate Firefox profile. Once that profile opens, you can install Firefox extensions and configure settings in the normal manner.