Installation and Setup

Install

  • Download the appropriate file for your OS
  • Expand the downloaded file to a local folder or personal folder on a network share e.g. EAFTester
    • Do not install EAF Tester in a common folder where multiple users can run the application! Each user should run their own copy!
    • Administrator or elevated privileges are not required to install or run EAF Tester

Add User

  • Your system user name must be added to EAF Tester before you can Test
    • e.g. in Windows, in a Command Prompt, type SET <enter> and your user name is the value of USERNAME
  • Double click EAFTester.exe to launch the application (EAFTester.exe can be found in "your-install-folder\EAF Tester\EAF Tester.exe" where your-install-folder is the folder you expanded (unzipped) the downloaded EAF software)
  • Click Manage...Globals...Tester
  • Add user - click here for details

Verify Install

  • Double click EAFTester.exe to launch the application (EAFTester.exe can be found in "your-install-folder\EAF Tester\EAF Tester.exe" where your-install-folder is the folder you expanded (unzipped) the downloaded EAF software)
  • EAF Tester includes a SQLite database that contains a Test Case that can be executed to verify the install
  • Depending on the browser or browsers that you have, run the appropriate test. 
  • Installation Test
    • Click Run...Execute
    • Select / Expand Systems
    • Click "Google Search"
    • Under Versions, click Version 1
    • Under Test Plans, click "Google Search Demo"
    • From the top menu bar, click File...Execute
    • In a few seconds, EAF Tester should start the Test. You should see a browser open, navigate to Google News and close


Additional Setup Tasks

  • Set up Enterprise Database. Contact support@eaftester.com for instructions