Tricentis Tosca Patch Notes Version 13.0 Patch 1-12

This topic provides information on the installation, new features and resolved issues of the Tricentis Tosca patch.

Tricentis Tosca patches are cumulative. The most recent patch for this Tricentis Tosca version contains the newly added features and fixes as well as those from previous patches. You only need to install the latest patch for this Tricentis Tosca version.

As of Tricentis Tosca 13.0, patches are included in our Tricentis Tosca installer. If you want to patch your local installation or are planning to do a new installation, download the installer with the desired patch level. Follow the installation wizard and you are ready to go.

To ensure full functionality, make sure that you have also installed patch 2 or later for Tricentis Tosca Server.

Installation

The installation file can be downloaded from the Support Portal. Unzip all files and run the Tricentis Tosca 13.0 Patch12.exe file.

To install the patch, follow the steps below:

  1. Back up any altered files in the Tricentis Tosca installation directory, e.g. C:\Program Files (x86)\TRICENTIS\Tosca Testsuite\, such as changed setting files (application executable configuration files, e.g. ToscaCommander.exe.config).

Any settings that you adjusted in %TRICENTIS_ALLUSERS_APPDATA%\Settings are maintained.

Any settings saved under %APPDATA%\Roaming\TRICENTIS\TOSCA TestSuite\7.0.0\Settings\ are maintained.

  1. Install the patch.

  2. Restore the altered files that you have backed up, such as changed setting files (application executable configuration files, e.g. ToscaCommander.exe.config).

If required, run the Tricentis Tosca 13.0 Patch12.exe file with administrator rights.

You can also perform an unattended installation of the patch.

To do so, enter Tricentis Tosca 13.0 Patch12.exe /s /clone_wait /V"<MSI commands>" at the command prompt.

For information on installation parameters, see chapter "Install Tricentis Tosca in unattended mode". Note that the only applicable MSI command for patches is /qn.

New Features

For this patch, we have added the following features:

XBrowser: Chrome extension compatibility (since Patch 12)

With this patch, we added compatibility with the extension in the Chrome store. This fixes an issue where installing the extension via the Chrome store was not possible.

Mobile Engine 3.0: proxy configuration (since Patch 12):

With this patch, you can configure the proxy server for mobile test automation.

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Salesforce Engine 3.0: Technical recognition robustness (since Patch 10)

With this patch, control recognition logic has been reworked to ensure smooth and reliable steering.

Tosca Commander: WS-Security - Allow selection of SignatureMethod (since Patch 03)

With this patch, WSS and the option to choose between different signature methods is supported.

Host Engine 3.0: improve Search Textboxes handling in Host Scan (since Patch 01)

With this patch, you can use a Search Textbox function to find all textboxes, even the hidden ones.

Resolved issues

The following issues have been resolved:

Component

Fixed in

Issue

Description

API Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-2227

Fixes issue to create nested list with multiple entries when sending MTOM attachment.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-1222

Connection type specified in Connection Manage is now available instead of connection type calculated from endpoint.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TOS-52715

In Tosca Commander, customers can now load file content to a Response body via a specified File Connection.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TOS-52116

With this patch, WSS and the option to choose between different signature methods is supported.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 04

TOS-54697

Fixes an issue that occurred when importing API Modules with a connection.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 07

TOS-55072

Fixes an issue where the DetailViewer didn't work for responses in the API Engine.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6230

Fixes an issue where in the response, API Engine processes elements of a tree structure in the wrong order, thus causing buffer handling issues.

API Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-5918

Fixes a bug where API Engine ignores Engines 3.0 Recovery settings.

API Scan

Patch 03

TOS-53643

API Scan doesn't crash anymore when closing the WebSocket listener window.

API Scan

Patch 03

TOS-52691

API Scan doesn't crash anymore when connection gets deleted which is used by TestSteps.

API Scan, API Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-1220

Customers can now test WebSocket API feeds where data is sent as soon as the connection is created.

API Scan, Tosca Orchestrated Service Virtualization

Patch 01

TOS-52004

Fixes a bug where deploying a message from API Scan with an assigned connection threw an error.

Classic

Patch 04

TOS-53527

Fixes an issue where mixed test execution could not be canceled with the visualization bar.

Distributed Execution

Patch 06

TBOX-3905

Fixes an issue where the execution of tests with Distributed Execution with AOS (Automation Object Service) failed because the AOS could not load test data from the common repository.

DotNet Engine 3.0

Patch 09

TBOX-5200

Fixes an issue where the language of a DotNet application could change during test execution.

DotNet Engine 3.0

Patch 09

TBOX-781

Fixes an issue where the execution of a DotNet application was not terminated after SynchronizationTimeout if another window was blocking the execution.

Host Engine 3.0

Patch 01

TBOX-1196

Improves the usability of a Search Textbox function to find all textboxes, even the hidden ones.

JavaFX Engine 3.0

Patch 09

TBOX-5293

Fixes an issue where Tosca XScan could not properly scan JavaFX applications running on Java 11.

JavaSWT Engine 3.0

Patch 06

TBOX-3730

Fixes an issue that prevented the testing of JavaSWT applications built with Eclipse and running on Java 11.

JSON Engine 3.0

Patch 07

TBOX-1225

JSON Engine 3.0 can now properly parse values with ":".

Mobile Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-2631, TOS-54260

With this patch we update Appium to version 1.16.0.

Mobile Engine 3.0

Patch 11

TBOX-6978

Fixes an issue with the visibility of the Mobile Engine 3.0.

Mobile Engine 3.0

Patch 12

TBOX-7736

With this patch, you can configure the proxy server for mobile test automation.

PDF Engine 3.0

Patch 09

TBOX-799

Fixes an issue where the PDF Engine 3.0 did not release PDF files after accessing them.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-2541

Fixes an issue where the Salesforce Details page would not contain the correct business objects, link, and labels.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-2497

Salesforce Spring '20 Edition: new features are now supported.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-54

Fixes an issue where the Salesforce login page would not behave properly.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-37

Fixes an issue where Salesforce Lightning opportunity fields would conflict with Salesforce Details page elements.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6809

Fixes an issue where the column headers in Related Lists contained the text from the column actions drop-down.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6569

Fixes incorrect link AssociatedLabel in Salesforce Winter' 21 Related Lists.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6542

Quick Actions drop-down menus are now recognized correctly as ComboBoxes.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6494

Fixing Lookup field performance issues in Salesforce Winter' 21 release.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6485

Fixes an issue where Date Pickers had incorrect AssociatedLabel values.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-6484

Fixes an issue where the AssociatedLabel value of Related Lists contained object counts.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-5599

Object count has been removed from the AssociatedLabel of Related lists table layout.

Salesforce Engine 3.0

Patch 10

TBOX-4468

Control recognition logic has been reworked.

Salesforce Scanner

Patch 03

TOS-54288

Salesforce Scanner generated navigation items now work correctly out of the box.

SAP Web Extension 3.0

Patch 05

TBOX-3203

If you want to enter a value in a table cell with Fiori Version 1.60 you might have to use SendKeys - with this fix you are able to use the default Input steering in Tricentis Tosca.

SAP Web Extension 3.0

Patch 09

TBOX-1898

Fixes an issue where scanning and steering of drop-downs might cause an exception.

TBox Platform

Patch 05

TBOX-3575

Improves the stability of the execution of large TestCases.

Tosca BI

Patch 05

BI-71

Fixes an issue where defined tests against caching DB didn't work after file load.

Tosca BI

Patch 05

BI-26

Fixes an issue during file load into caching DB, where the database was locked when the preceding Row by Row TestStep failed with an exception.

Tosca BI

Patch 05

TOS-55120

Fixes an issue where the ExecutorService stopped working when loading a file to the caching database repeatedly.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 01

TOS-52361

Fixes an issue where schema migration to Tricentis Tosca version 12.3 overwrites the SchemaMigrationRevision value unnecessarily.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 02

TOS-53601

Fixes an issue where the <DeletedObject/> and <ObjectHistory/> nodes are missing after you create a repository backup without versioning history.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 02

TOS-53565

TDPs restore the databases properly now.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 02

TOS-53543

Tosca Commander doesn't crash anymore when attaching a file and using "Fill Empty Values" in a TestSheet.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 03

TOS-47069

When attaching a file to a module, attempting to fill empty values, saving a new perspective while font size is 10 or 9 and not using a 4K resolution screen, Tosca Commander does not crash anymore.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 05

TOS-55370

Stability and performance improvements for very big TestCases in ExecutionLists.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 05

TOS-54427

Fixes an issue that causes Interactive Testing to stop working when a tester with TestCase entries is copied and pasted to a session.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 05

TOS-19340

The likelihood of failing Checkouts is decreased.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 06

TOS-55970

Fixes a rare bug where navigating between TestPlanning objects caused a Tosca Commander crash.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 07

TOS-55753

Fixes an issue in the change history where the ModifiedAtDate was shown in UTC instead of Local Time.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 08

TOS-56371

Expanding and editing TestSteps with over 20 Div levels does not run into waiting times anymore.

Tosca Commander/ Test Management Platform

Patch 08

TOS-48378

The default path for SQLite multiuser repositories is now properly set after installation.

Tosca Continuous Integration

Patch 09

TBOX-650

Fixes a bug that made the Tosca CI Client crash when running a test that prints the character \u0015 to the LogInfo.

Tricentis Tosca Setup

Patch 01

TOS-53488

Fixed an issue where classic engines would not work properly after upgrading to 13.0 from versions earlier than 12.3.

Tricentis Tosca Setup

Patch 01

TOS-52590

Fixes an issue with updating the Windows system environment variable "Path" upon removing Tricentis Tosca.

Tricentis Tosca Setup

Patch 04

TOS-54549

Fixes "Tricentis" shown twice in window title.

UIA Engine 3.0

Patch 01

TBOX-341

Fixes an issue where XScan crashed when it could not retrieve the type of a control.

UIA Engine 3.0

Patch 07

TBOX-1680

Fixes an issue where the performance was negatively impacted when Tosca XScan could not retrieve the type of a control with UIA Engine 3.0.

XBrowser Engine 3.0

Patch 01

TBOX-288

Fixes an issue where the standard module ClickOnScreen failed when no browser test configuration parameter was specified.

XBrowser Engine 3.0

Patch 02

TBOX-1619

Fixes an issue where the XBrowser Engine 3.0 sporadically failed to retrieve the control area of controls in Google Chrome.

XBrowser Engine 3.0

Patch 03

TBOX-2529

Fixes an issue where nested frames were not found in an HTML document.

XBrowser Engine 3.0

Patch 04

TOS-52703

Fixes an issue where an exception is raised if the getElementsByTagName property is not supported by the browser.

XBrowser Engine 3.0

Patch 12

TBOX-7600

Fixes an issue where installing the extension via the Chrome store was not possible.

XScan Platform

Patch 01

TBOX-765

Fixes an issue where Modules created with XScan had empty screenshots in certain cases.