IBM Rational Test Workbench Web UI Tester 9.0 release notes

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IBM Rational® Test Workbench Web UI Tester is a component of Rational Test Workbench, which delivers end-to-end functional, performance, regression, and integration testing to address the quality challenges of highly complex and integrated applications. Rational Test Workbench Web UI Tester provides testing capabilities for browser-based web applications. It also provides support for heterogeneous compound tests and test automation with keywords from IBM Rational Quality Manager.

New features in

New features in version 9.0.0

System requirements

For system requirements specific to this release of Rational Test Workbench, see the system requirements document.

Installing the product

Update from a previous version of the product to v9.0.0 is not supported. You must first uninstall the previous version and then perform a fresh installation. For installation instructions, see Rational Test Workbench installation.

Known limitations

The known problems are documented in the download document. Select a download document from

Known problems are also documented in the form of individual technotes in the Support Knowledge Base at Troubleshooting documentation for Rational Test Workbench. As problems are discovered and resolved, the knowledge base is updated. By searching the knowledge base, you can quickly find workarounds or solutions to problems.

Contacting IBM Rational Software Support

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