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Troubleshooting Oracle Application Testing Suite - Openscript (Doc ID 1576303.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Application Testing Suite - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


These procedures will allow troubleshooting of the Oracle Application Testing Suite (ATS) OpenScript feature.


Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Troubleshooting Steps
 Install - General
 How to recreate the osworkspace folder?
 How to reinstall OpenScript browser helpers?
 Known Issues 
 Launching OpenScript or loading the workspace hangs.
 Launching OpenScript : Error "An error has occurred. See the log <HOME_DIRECTORY>\osworkspace\.metadata\.log."
 Checkpoints before recording
 How to record scripts for mobile web applications?
 Known Issues
 Cannot get a connection from the browser helper after 15 seconds or starting the recorder hangs.
 Recorder is started but no clicks are being recorded
 Recorder is started but the web application cannot be accessed
 Recorder is started but only "Close window" is being picked up
 Recorder is started and working but the forms transactions in Enterprise Business Suite (EBS) cannot be recorded
 Recorder is started and launching the Forms fail with Java console error : unexpectedly couldn't get the codebase
 Cannot record and the Oracle.OATS.OpenScript.IEToolBar.OpenScriptToolbar addon is missing
 Recorder is started but HTTPS web application cannot be recorded or hangs
 Cannot record input text boxes for ADF or Fusion applications
 Siebel load test script recording hangs when accessing configurator
 How to iterate certain steps only in Functional Testing scripts?
 How to add code to OpenScript for custom messages and errors?
 How to capture forms status and add a check in FT scripts? 
 How to extract attribute details from Forms within a FT scripts?
 How to extract values from page contents and reuse within the load testing script?
 How to create databank files with non-English alphabet data?
 How to assign a databank value to a Java variable?
 How to iterate a script transaction with 2 level of data?
 Troubleshooting points for script playback errors
 Check the playback error message
 Check the HTTP content returned by the failed navigation
 Compare the failed navigation content with the recorded content
 How to use inspect path for troubleshooting functional test script playback?
 Known Issues
 Playback fails with "Error parsing XML: SAXParseException occured. The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference"
 Script playback fails with error "HTTP response code: 401  Unauthorized"
 Playback Script shows "The node is not found for the xpath:window"

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