Quick Execution

  1. Click the Execute button in the Quick Execution ribbon.

    Standalone version

    VS plugin

    For a Web Test, you can select an alternative web browser first

  3. The Test Studio Test Runner launches first in a command prompt window. This calls the applicable browser or application.


  5. Notice the display in the lower right of your screen. It indicates the current step, includes play and pause ability, and shows additional Debug Options if you set a Breakpoint.



  7. Afterwards, test results are automatically displayed. Click View Log for more information.


  9. Click Toggle Annotation button to have the browser annotate each step with a brief message and by highlighting that step's element. This will also slow the test run down by inserting a delay between steps (in milliseconds) you set from either from the drop-down menu or by entering a custom value.


  11. There are additional Quick Execution Options you can set. Click Debugging Options icon in the Quick Execution ribbon or the Visual Studio toolbar.

    Standalone version

    VS plugin


  13. An easy way to change the default Timeouts for Wait on elements and Client ready.

  14. Customize Auto-Pause Options if errors occur. 

    Note: To execute the test without the Visual Debugger (i.e. to turn it off) click on Debugger   button.