How to do remote execution from Ranorex?

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How to do remote execution from Ranorex?

Post by annau » Wed Aug 26, 2009 8:18 am


We are trying to execute a script remotely [running on another computer] using Ranorex, what is the recommended way of doing this?

Also is it possible to incorporate both local and remote execution from the same script?

Thank you.

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Re: How to do remote execution from Ranorex?

Post by Support Team » Wed Aug 26, 2009 2:04 pm

Hello annau!
Ranorex doesn`t provide you with integrated functionality to do this, but:
First of all, you need a Ranorex Runtime or Ranorex Developer licence installed on the remote pc.

A compiled Ranorex automation script is a common '.exe' application, so you only need to execute your 'test.exe' remotely. For this purpose there are several tools out like psTools ( ... 97553.aspx). If you want to execute your tests automated it`s adviseable to use a continuous build process tool or something similar e. g. Cruise Control ( maybe in combination with a version control system e.g. SVN ( which assures that you use the same version on local and remote pc.

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