Chapter 1. Product overview

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Introducing QuickSTAF

QuickSTAF is a multi-platform GUI client for Software Testing Automation Framework (STAF) V3. It is also known as STAF GUI.

STAF GUI is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X in two different editions.

  1. QuickSTAF Network sends requests to any machine on the network.

  2. QuickSTAF Standalone sends requests to only local machine.

Introducing QuickSTAF

STAF GUI automatically creates GUI elements from service help for any services. It displays machines, services and commands as hierarchical tree elements and options as other GUI elements (field, textbox, checkbox and drop-down list).

STAF GUI is able to display responses in HTML table format, as well as STAF default (text). You can search a word in response, as well as save or print the response in HTML or text format.

In STAF GUI, you can enable request history for later review. You can also backup and restore the application and history data.

Additional features

  1. Supports any STAF services including external custom services.

  2. Multiple submissions with progress timer display.

  3. Supports both IPv4 and IPv6 (if STAF supports).

  4. Online service help is available when composing a request string.