Part 2: Creating Synchronization Point in Testing

If more than one object is associated with a location then the "Object Selection - Synchronization Point" dialog box opens; select the object you want to add a Synchronization point to and click ok.

Add Synchronization dialog box open

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  1. Enter the property value for which QuickTest should wait before continuing to the next step in the test or component.

  2. The Property name list contains the test object properties associated with the object. Select the property name you want to use for the sunchronization point.

  3. Select the Synchronization point timeout (in milliseconds) after which QuickTest continues to the next step, even if the specified property value was not achieved.

  4. Click OK. A WaitProperty step is added to your test.
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The Add Synchronization point dialog box contains the following options:
  1. Name  Display the name of the selected object.

  2. Class   Display the test object class of the selected object.

  3. Property Value   Enables the user to specify the property value for which QuickTest should wait before continuing to the next step:

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  4. Property Name   Contains a list of the test object properties associated with the object. Select the property name you want to use for the synchronization point:

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Timeout (in milliseconds): Enables you to specify the time after which QuickTest can furthur proceed to the next step, even if the property value was not achieved:

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