Test Options

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This section documents the test options that can be configured inside GeneXus IDE, and the behavior of each one. 

Some test options are specific of an Environment, and others are set per Knowledge Base.

Environment Test Properties

You need to open the environment preferences to set Test properties on it:


Run Tests After Build: Boolean
When true, after running a Build or Rebuild All operation in GeneXus IDE, this option will start running all test cases automatically.  Default: false

Base URL: String (for UI tests only)
Set the base URL to open when UI tests don't have a complete URL specified. Default: Environment's web root (set at first execution)

KB Version Test Properties

You need to open the KB Version properties and scroll down to Test group properties on it:


Default Browser: String (for UI tests only)
The default browser when starting a UI test. If you don't explicitly define a browser type using SetBrowser command, this browser will be selected.  Default: Chrome

Version: String 
Read-only property that shows the GXtest Framework version. GXtest framework is Runner and external objects for UI automation (web and SD)

Data sets count: Numeric (for Unit tests only)
Set how many data sets will be generated in the test DataProvider, after clicking "Create Unit Test" option. Default: 5