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Siebel Test Automation: When the "COPY STRING" information is paste on field "Paste Attributes" of a Test Step , it is not Parsed Correctly, Resulting in Invalid Inputs. Please verify the Signature of the keyword. (Doc ID 2921848.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2023

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 20.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When manually creating a "GoToView" test step and pasting automation attributes in the "Paste Attributes" field record creation fails with

‘Description’ is a required field. Please enter a value for the field.(SBL-DAT-00498)

If you fill in the Description field and attempt to paste again into the "Paste Attributes", the record saves, but the information pasted is not parsed and not saved correctly.

Playing back the script results in error: Invalid Inputs. Please verify the Signature of the keyword.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following the steps in "Capturing Automation Attributes for Test Steps"  


1. Log in with AutoOn

2. Navigate to Accounts Screen, All Accounts List View.

3. "Position the mouse over the object or control for which the automation attributes are needed" . In this case, click the All Accounts List View  viewtab.

4. Press the CTRL key on your keyboard and right-click your mouse button simultaneously.

The Siebel Automation Information dialog box appears and shows :



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