Configure UFT with Terminal Emulator (PCOMM)

Scenario: – How we can configure UFT to recognize Mainframe objects using Terminal Emulator?

Perquisites:- 
1.Terminal Emulator add in is already installed.
2.PComm(IBM personal Communication) is also installed, which is our Terminal Emulator in this example.

Note:- Do check the supported version of Terminal Emulator in UFT version.
Solution:- 

Step1:-Check the Terminal Emulator addin from the addin Manager.
Terminal Emulator Addin

Step2:-Create New GUI Test in UFT. (Else Terminal Emulator setting won’t be visible in Options of UFT).

Step3:- Tools –Options-GUI Test – Terminal Emulator.

Note:- Here we can configure other terminal emulators depending upon the requirements or the emulator already used by manual or dev teams in the organization.
Supported Emulators in UFT

Step4:-Configure the settings – Click on Validate.
Validate Terminal Emulator in UFT
Note: – Incase OK is not shown; this means we are facing some issues like PCOMM session is not opened.

Step5:-We can further configure the settings of PComm with UFT(like changing HLLAPI settings).
Configuration of Terminal Emulator in UFT

Step6:-Verify that UFT can recognize Terminal Emulator objects.
Object spy on Terminal Emulator and check that objects are showing the hierarchy of TeWindow-TeScreen-TeField (TE means Terminal Emulator in UFT terms)
object spy of mainframe in UFT

Note:-For more detailed reference, please read the help manual of UFT(Help-Unified Functional Testing help -Contents – Add-ins Guide for GUI Testing)

UFT addin Help guide