Mobile App Management in Eggplant Automation Cloud

Users with Administrator privileges can manage mobile apps in Eggplant Automation Cloud from the Admin menu. You can use this feature to install apps on your mobile device SUTs before you run your tests.

Before you can install an app, you need to add the app to the App Management page, which you access at Admin > App Management.

Note: Only users with the Administrator role can see and access the Admin menu.

Step by Step: Add Apps in Eggplant Automation Cloud

  1. Go to Admin > App Management.
  2. Click New App.

    App Management module in Eggplant Automation Cloud

  3. In the New App window, enter information about your app. Note that you can add app files for Android, for iOS, or for both when setting up your app.

    New App information window in Eggplant Automation Cloud

    • Name: Enter a name for the app here.
    • Version: Specify a version number or name for the app. (Optional)
    • Android App: Click Choose File to select a .apk file for Android use.
    • iOS App: Click Choose File to select a .ipa file for iOS use.
    • iOS Profile: Click Choose File to select your iOS development profile.
    • iOS Certificate: If you're adding an iOS app, you'll need your developer certificate information. Copy and paste this from Keychain Access.
    • Description: Enter information about your app here. (Optional)
  4. Click Create to save the app.

Apps Management in Reservations

When you have an active reservation, you can view all the apps loaded on a connected SUT in the Reservation Info window in Eggplant Automation Cloud. You can also install apps on the SUT from this window.

Install app and Show App button from reservation window in Eggplant Automation Cloud

Click Show Apps to display a list of apps. Note that you can uninstall apps from this list, as well. Click Uninstall, then click Confirm in the Confirm Uninstall window.

List of apps on a SUT in Eggplant Automation Cloud


This topic was last updated on August 19, 2021, at 03:30:51 PM.

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