Start Operation

Applies to TestComplete 15.65, last modified on July 17, 2024


The Start operation starts or resets a time counter.

Scripting Analogue

The operation is an analogue of the aqPerformance.Start() scripting method.

Operation Parameters

The operation parameters are organized into the following pages:

Specify Performance Counter

This page allows you to specify the following parameter:

  • Counter name - The name of the time counter to start.

Operation Parameters

This page contains the same parameter that you specified on the previous page. However, it lets you use variables, test parameters, code expressions or [Last Operation Result] values to specify it.


String. Analogue of the Counter name edit field.


Boolean. Specifies whether the operation posts a warning message to the test log if the specified time counter is already running.

See Also

Specifying Operation Parameters
Performance Category
Check Operation
Get Value Operation
Measuring Test Run Time

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