QTP Tool interface contains the following key elements:
displaying the name of the currently open test
displaying menus of QuickTest commands
containing buttons to assist you in managing tests
containing buttons used while creating and maintaining tests
containing buttons used while debugging tests.
Note: The Debug toolbar is not displayed when you open QuickTest for the first time. You can display the Debug toolbar by choosing View > Toolbars > Debug. Note that this tutorial does not describe how to debug a test. For additional information, refer to the QuickTest Professional User's Guide.
containing buttons and a list of actions, enabling you to view the details of an individual action or the entire test flow.
Note: The Action toolbar is not displayed when you open QuickTest for the first time. You can display the Action toolbar by choosing View > Toolbars > Action. If you insert a reusable or external action in a test, the Action toolbar is displayed automatically. For additional information, refer to the QuickTest Professional User's Guide.
containing two tabs to view your test-the Tree View and the Expert View
Test Details pane
containing the Active Screen
containing two tabs, Global and Action, to assist you in parameterizing your test
Debug Viewer pane
containing three tabs to assist you in debugging your test-Watch Expressions, Variables, and Command. (The Debug Viewer pane can be opened only when a test run pauses at a breakpoint.)
displaying the status of the test