The following new features and improvements are introduced in TestArchitect version 8.1
update 3 running under Windows.
- Before upgrading to the latest version of TestArchitect,
it is strongly recommended that you back up all repositories.
- A TestArchitect client and any repository server to which
it connects must be of the same version.
Enhancements to existing features
- Each HTML <input> type control is now
mapped directly into a unique TA class. (Note: In earlier versions of TestArchitect,
this only applied to pre-HTML5 <input> type controls: that is,
and <input-radio> were mapped to distinct TA classes; all
others were mapped into the general input-text TA class.)
- If you captured HTML5 <input> type controls in a previous
version of TestArchitect, your TA class mappings of those controls are no longer
recognized by the current version in its default mode. You have two options:
- Recommended: Recapture the controls so that they are mapped into their
appropriate TA classes. (For example, remapping an
<input-color> control will change its TA class mapping
from the legacy input-text class to the new
- Leave your legacy mappings intact and set the ignore html input
types built-in setting to yes in all tests that
interface with HTML5 <input> type controls.
Note: ignore html input
built-in setting: Determines whether, during the test
execution, the TA classes of legacy-captured HTML
type controls are taken into
- enter built-in action is now
applicable to these additional HTML <input> type controls:
- set built-in action is now
applicable to these additional HTML <input> type controls.
- All <input> type controls supported by
enter built-in action