While recording or editing a GUI script, you can start applications or other
executable programs by using one of the Start buttons on the GUI Insert toolbar, or
one of the Start commands on the Insert menu.
The following steps list the basic information you need to know to start an
1. Do one of the following:
If recording, click the Display GUI Insert Toolbar button on the GUI
If editing, position the pointer in the script and click the Display GUI Insert
Toolbar button on the Standard toolbar.
2. Do one of the following:
To start most applications, click the Start Application button. You can
specify that you want the application to start under Rational Purify,
Quantify, or PureCoverage during playback.
To start a Java application that you want to start under Quantify or
PureCoverage during playback, click the Start Java Application button.
To start an HTML application, click the Start Browser button.
3. Fill in the dialog box and click OK.
For information about an item in the dialog box, click the question mark in the
upper-right corner and then click the item.
4. Continue recording or editing the script.
During playback, Rational Robot starts the specified application when it reaches that
command in the script.