A tutorial that briefly explains key points and helps you get started writing scripts.
In This Section
Holds general information on scripts, units, scripting languages, requirements, etc.
Selecting the Scripting Language
Describes how to decide which supported language you should use in your project.
Describes how to run script tests.
Supported Scripting Languages - Specifics of Usage
Provides information on certain usage specifics of the scripting languages.
Describes how to call routines in your tests.
Calling Methods Asynchronously
Describes how you can call methods asynchronously (that is, call the method and does not wait until it returns the execution control).
Calling Project Items From Scripts
Explains how to refer to project items from scripts.
Lists major helper objects that are available in TestComplete and describes their functionality.
Handling Exceptions in Scripts
Describes how to handle exceptions that occur in scripts and in the application under test.
Using Dictionary Object To Address Array Elements With String Indexes
Describes how to use dictionaries in your tests.
Describes how to use namespaces in your tests.
Using Regular Expressions in Scripts
Describes how to work with regular expressions in your tests.
Explains how to create and use structures in scripts.
Describes how to use timers in scripts.
Describes how to annotate script tests with tags.
Working With Various Objects In Script Tests
Describes how to work with various objects in script tests.
Converting Scripts From One Scripting Language To Another
Describes how to convert tests from one scripting language to another.
How to Create or Delete a Script Routine
Describes how to create and delete script routines in TestComplete.
Describes the TestComplete Code Editor.
Describes the TestComplete Code Explorer panel.
Explains how to create script code that will send e-mail messages.
Explains how to work with colors in TestComplete tests.
Related Topics of Interest
Explains how to simulate user actions (keystrokes, mouse clicks, double-clicks, window activation, etc.) in scripts.
Object Browser Naming Notation
Contains information on how TestComplete recognizes processes, windows and controls.
Addressing Objects of Open Applications
Contains information about addressing objects that reside in Open Applications.
Provides information on calling Win32 API functions from TestComplete scripts.
Calling Functions From .NET Assemblies
Explains how to call functions that reside in .NET assemblies from your TestComplete scripts.
Calling DLL Functions From Tests - Tutorial
Explains how to write a script that will call a routine that is defined in a dynamic link library.
Working With XML Files From Scripts
Describes how to read data from and write them to XML files from scripts.
Working With Files From Scripts
Describes how to perform various operations with files from scripts.