Testing iOS Applications (Legacy)

Applies to TestComplete 15.65, last modified on June 26, 2024
The information below concerns legacy mobile tests that work with mobile devices connected to the local computer. For new mobile tests, we recommend using the newer cloud-compatible approach.

TestComplete supports testing iOS applications. Testing these applications differs from testing Web and Windows desktop applications. The following topics provide complete information about this.

In This Section

Testing iOS Applications - Overview (Legacy)

Provides basic information on testing iOS applications.

Preparing Applications, Devices, and Test Computers for iOS Testing (Legacy)

Explains how to prepare iOS applications, devices, test computers and TestComplete for testing.

Creating Tests for iOS Applications (Legacy)

Provides step-by-step information on creating a script test for an iOS application.

Recording iOS Tests (Legacy)

Describes how to record tests against iOS applications.

Recording Specifics (Legacy)

Describes the specifics of recording tests for iOS applications.

Addressing Objects in iOS Applications (Legacy)

Describes how TestComplete names test objects of iOS applications.

Simulating User Actions on iOS Applications (Legacy)

Explains how to simulate user actions like touches and keystrokes on iOS applications.

Working With Tested iOS Applications (Legacy)

Explains how to add iOS applications to the list of tested applications of your project and how to install and run the applications on a device.

How To Test iOS Applications (Legacy)

Describes how to perform various tasks when creating and running iOS tests.

Related Topics of Interest

Working With iOS Controls

Provides detailed information on how to perform specific actions on iOS controls.

Recording Automated Tests

Contains basic information on recording in TestComplete.

Running Tests

Contains general information on running tests in TestComplete.

Geolocation Testing and Sensors

Explains how to work with data of GPS and other sensors in your tests.

Testing Hybrid Mobile Applications

Explains how to test iOS applications that use the UIWebView or WKWebView control.


TestComplete includes a sample test project that illustrates testing of iOS applications:

<TestComplete Samples>\Mobile\iOS\Orders\TCProjects

Note: If you do not have the sample, download the TestComplete Samples installation package from the support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/downloads/samples page of our website and run it.

See Also

Testing Mobile Applications
Applications Testing

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