In this section, you will learn how to tune LoadNinja according to your needs and achieve the best possible experience while using the product.
With LoadNinja projects, you manage your load testing process. See Projects to learn how to create, edit, and delete your projects.
To open the settings screen, select > Settings on the LoadNinja toolbar:
Use the settings on the Profile tab to modify your personal information and credentials.
The Profile column contains basic information about you and your account:
First name — Required. Your first name.
Last name — Required. Your last name.
E-mail — The email address you use to log in to LoadNinja.
To update your first or last name: Specify new values in the corresponding fields, then click Update Profile.
To change the email address: Contact our Support team.
To change your LoadNinja password: Fill in the Change Password form:
Specify your current password in the Current password edit box.
Specify a new password in the New Password edit box.
Your password must contain at least 8 characters, including at least one upper-case letter, one lower-case letter, and one special character.
Confirm the new password in the Confirm new password edit box.
Click Change Password.
On the Usage tab in LoadNinja settings, you can view usage statistics of your LoadNinja account.
To open this tab, go to > Settings > Usage.
The toolbar shows your general usage statistics:
Hours — The remaining hours of load testing available to you.
Days — The remaining days until subscription renewal.
Virtual users — The total number of virtual users available for your load tests.
Total tests run – The number of load tests you performed in LoadNinja from the date your account was created.
In the Test runs table, you can view info on each LoadNinja test run.
|Test run||The name of the test run specified on the test run’s page.|
|Test duration||The time it took LoadNinja to run this load test.|
|Date||The date and time the test run was performed.|
|VUs||The number of virtual users assigned to this load test.|
|Run by||The name of the sub-account used to run this test.|
To navigate through items, use the pagination button in the bottom right corner of the screen.
To change the number of items per page, specify the desired number of rows in the Rows per page drop-down list.
Use the settings on the Endpoint tab to configure your LoadNinja private endpoint — a special tool for running load tests against servers and applications in your local network.
To enable or disable the endpoint, select or clear the check box on this tab, respectively.
To download an endpoint client for your local network, use the buttons at the bottom of the tab.
For complete information on how the LoadNinja private endpoint works, see Test Web Apps in Local Network With Endpoint.
On the Dedicated IP tab, you can view the IP addresses of the load generator servers assigned to your account. This is especially helpful when you need to generate load from specific IPs and whitelist them, for example, to test web applications located in your internal network.
To request a dedicated IP for a load generator, contact our Support team.
On the Global Recorder Settings tab, you can adjust the default settings for the script recorder.
Choose a server location where your test will run.
The following locations are available:
|Ignore invalid certificate errors||
Select this check box to command LoadNinja to ignore invalid SSL certificates.
|Disable web security||
Select this check box to enable tracing pop-up windows during script recording. For more information, see Pop-Up Windows.
Use the settings on the Users tab to allow people from your organization to access your LoadNinja account to record scripts, run load tests, and gather statistics.
On the API Keys tab, you can retrieve and change the API key you use to access the LoadNinja REST API.
To view your API key, click .
To copy your API key to the clipboard, click .
To generate a new API key, click Regenerate.
This action overrides the existing API key. If your application uses an outdated API key, it will not be able to connect.
On the Integrations tab, you can learn how to integrate LoadNinja within your build process:
On the Billing tab, you can learn about the existing billing plans and contact our Support team for assistance in changing your current plan.