You use CATT to create and edit automatic test cases.


You can access the tool in various ways. The most important are:

  • Test Organizer
  • System menu
  • User menu

Test Organizer

  1. Go to the structure display of a test catalog or plan.
  2. You can now create a new test case or edit an existing one:
    • edit existing test case:
      1. position the cursor on an automatic test case.
        automatic test cases are identified by the execution icon .
      2. Choose .
        You go to the test case attribute screen.
    • create new test case:
      1. Create a new structure node.
      2. Select the Test case radio button in the Insert nodes dialog box, and enter a test case name. Customer names begin with Y, Z or your namespace prefix.
      3. Choose .
        You go to the test case attribute screen. Enter a test case short text.
  1. Choose CATT.
    You go to the CATT
    test case editor.

    If the test case has no test functions, you are prompted to record them.

    If other functions have been put in the test case in extended CATT mode, you are asked whether you want to display the test case in CATT mode, or whether you want to go directly to the extended CATT mode (if you are authorized).

  2. Edit the test case.

You must change the Test Organizer settings in the extended CATT mode test case editor. Go to the test catalog or plan maintenance initial screen and choose Utilities ® Settings. The CATT Expert mode checkbox in the CATT tab must not be selected.

System or User Menu

  1. Go to the CATT initial screen in one of the following ways.
    • System menu: Choose System ® Services ® CATT ® Record.
    • User menu: Choose Test Workbench ® CATT.
  1. Choose a test case. You can use the Favorites or the F4 help. You can also enter a test case name directly.
  2. From the initial screen you can choose:
  1. Edit the test case.