Manage Test Project

Where to create your tests?

Choose the location for your test where you have all Read & Write permission. Don't store your projects in the Katalon build folder.

Create a test project

  1. Select File > New > Project from the main menu. In the displayed New Project dialog, choose a desired project type.
  • Generic, Web, Mobile, Desktop: All standard features for Web, Mobile, API, and Desktop Testing are available.

  • API/Web Service: Exclusive features for API/Web Service Testing are enabled including icons of importing test requests from OpenAPI Specification 3.0, WADLs, SoapUI, OpenAPI Specification 2.0 (Swagger), and Postman; Request History list and more.

  1. Specify NameLocation, and Description for the new project and click OK.

    Katalon will generate a project accordingly.

Open an existing test project

  1. Select File > Open Project from the menu. Browse to the folder where your project is located and select it.
  2. You can also quickly open recent test project by selecting from a list displayed under the File menu:

Refresh project

If the project files have been modified and they are yet to be reflected in Katalon Studio, you can refresh project to show up-to-date information, as illustrated below:

Clean up project

You can free up disk space by removing temporary files generated by Katalon Studio.These temporary files are stored in the following location in your machine:

OS Temp files' location
Windows C:\Users\\AppData\Local\Temp\Katalon
Mac /tmp/Katalon

Select Clean... under the File menu as illustrated below:

Delete project

To delete a project, simply close Katalon Studio and delete the directory on the file system.