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Set desired capabilities for TestCloud environment

In your Katalon project, you can set desired capabilities for browsers and applications. When executing your test with TestCloud environment on TestOps, these desired capabilities will be applied.

Here are some common use cases that desired capabilities become useful for web and mobile testing:

This document shows you how to set desired capabilities when executing tests on TestOps with TestCloud environment. If this is your first time executing tests with TestCloud environments on TestOps, refer to this documentation beforehand: Schedule test runs on TestOps with TestCloud environment.

Set desired capabilities for TestCloud environments

This section shows you how to set desired capabilities for TestCloud environments.
  1. In Katalon Studio, open your Katalon project.
    1. For desktop browsers on Windows/ Linux: Go to Project Settings > Desired Capabilities > WebUI and select a browser type, for example Chrome.
      desired capabilities for Chrome
    2. For desktop browsers on macOS, mobile browsers, and mobile native applications: Go to Project Settings > Desired Capabilities > Remote.
      desired capabilities for remote
  2. Input the desired capabilities. Learn more about desired capabilities in Katalon Studio here: Introduction to Desired Capabilities in Katalon Studio.
  3. Save your configurations.
  4. Open and execute your project with TestCloud environment on Katalon TestOps.
Your tests are executed with the desired capabilities that you configured in Katalon Studio.