Test Properties (VS plugin)

First, open the Test View tool window. Click Test > Windows > Test View. Next, enable the Properties pane. Click View > Properties Window or press the F4 key.

 


 

Here are the test properties with a brief description of each:

  • Data
    • DataConnectionString
    • DataEnabled - whether to use the data source associated with this test to data drive the test.
    • DataRange - defines a data range to execute within the data source set on a data driven test. Range is 1 based. Format: 'StartRow:EndRow' [i.e. '3:5'] or 'SingleRow' or ':3' (first three) or '3:' (three to end).
    • DataSource - the data source bound to this test.
    • DataTableName - 
    • DataType - the data source type associated with this test.
    • DefaultToGrid - when the BuiltInGrid is created in addition to an external data source, if set will default to the BuiltInGrid, else the external source.
    • HasBuiltInGrid - whether a BuiltInGrid is attached to this test.
    • InheritParentDataSource - gets or sets whether this data-bound test will inherit the data source from its parent data-bound test.
    • IsDataDriven - whether the test is data driven.
  • Execution
    • BrowserType - set the browser to execute the test with.
  • Misc
    • Associated Work Items - work items with which this test is associated in the Team Foundation Server work item database.
    • Deployment Items - files to be deployed with the test.
    • Description - test description.
    • DisableDialogMonitoring - whether the test should monitor for dialogs.
    • HasCodeBehind - whether this test has code/script associated with it..
    • Host Data - custom data to pass to the host adapter.
    • Host Type - a host is a test execution environment. Default means the default test host, VSTestHost.exe.
    • ID - unique name of the test.
    • IsTestFragment
    • Iteration - iteration in the project lifecycle to which this test belongs.
    • Non-runnable Error - for a test that cannot be run, this property describes why it cannot be run. For a test that can be run, this property is empty.
    • Owner - owner of the test.
    • Priority - relative importance of the test.
    • Project - test project that contains this test.
    • Project Area - nod in the team project hierarchy to which this test belongs.
    • Project Relative Path - path on disk to the project file, relative to the solution.
    • SilverlightEnabled - enabled Silverlight automation on this test.
    • Solution - solution that contains the test project to which this test belongs.
    • Test Categories - list of test categories assigned to this test.
    • Test Enabled - true = enabled; false = disabled.
    • Test Name - name of the test.
    • Test Storage - path on disk to the file that contains this test.
    • Test Type - type of test (Telerik Test Studio, unit, Web, etc.).
    • Timeout - timeout value of the test (hours:minutes:seconds) which represents the maximum amount of time the test can take, after which the test will fail.