HP UFT Trial Version Download & Installation A to Z Process

Complete Guile to HP UFT Download and Installation:

HP UFT latest version can be downloaded from HP website. HP provides default 60-days full functional demo license (UFT Trial version download). Before downloading & installing UFT 12.01, please check the given below system requirements.

See also => QTP vs UFT full feature comparison tutorial here.

HP UFT System Requirements: 

HP UFT Download and Install

To run HP QuickTest Professional 12.01 efficiently to test the software application, your PC should configure with given below things:

  • Computer Microprocessor -Minimum Pentium IV or higher (1 Ghz or higher)
  • Memory: Minimum 1GB requires in case of less configuration and add-ins. In case of more configuration and add-ins more GBs require.
  • Color Settings:16 bit High
  • Graphics Card:Graphics card with 64 MB video memory
  • Free Hard Disk Space: Minimum 2 GB of free disk space.

HP UFT Download and Step-by-Step installation process:

Step 1: HP UFT Download link:

http://www8.hp.com/us/en/software-solutions/unified-functional-testing-automated-testing/index.html

Click on the above mentioned link and the user will be navigated to the given below page. Once the given below page opens, read all details carefully and then click on “Download” button as given on the page.

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Step 2: The next page will be “Enter the required information on the next page and click on “Continue” button.

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Step 3: Next, “Software Downloads Terms of Use” page will be displayed. Click on “I AGREE” button to proceed further.

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Step 4: Next page displays UFT 12.01 download Links, shown in the given below figure. Click on appropriate download link, it might take 1 or 2 hours depending on your internet or broadband speed.
To get the setup.exe of UFT 12.01 software, click on the download link presented in “.Zip” format and ensures that you have already selected “Using Standard Download” on the top right side drop down.

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Step 5: The dialog box displays compressed “.zip” folder of size 1.5 GB and allows you to save the “.zip” folder into the appropriate location of the system.

Step 6: Once download completed 100%, go to the location where you saved the UFT Zip folder. Extract the Zip folder will display all elements required to install UFT 12.01, shown in the given below figure.
Click on the setup.exe to install UFT 12.01 software.

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Step 7: A black color window will displays with many options. To install UFT 12.01, just click on the option “HP Unified Functional Testing 12.01”.

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Step 8: A UFT Installation guide dialog will be displayed. Click on “Next” button in Installer window.

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Step9: A “License Agreement” window will be displayed. Click on “I Agree” radio button and then click on “Next” button.

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Step 10: “Customer Information” window will be displayed. Enter your Name and Organization info and click on Next button.

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Step 11: Next “Custom Setup” window displays with many Add-ins, choose the Add-ins which you want to install depending on your project. By default Visual Basic, Web and Active X add-ins will be selected.

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Step 12: “Select Installation Folder” window will display in Custom Setup section of UFT installer guide. Enter the folder path where you want UFT to be installed and then click on “Next” button.

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Step 13: “Confirm Installation” window will be displayed in Confirmation section of UFT Installer. Click on “Next” to continue the installation.

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Step 14: A blue bar known as “Validating install” will appear indicating that UFT is being installed.

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Step 15: Finish window will appear in UFT installer. Finally click on “Finish” button on Installation Complete window.
UFT 12.01 will be installed on your system.

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UFT License

Note: As I already mentioned above, trial version of UFT 12.01 comes for 60-days, when the trial period gets over, you have to purchase the tool to get license.

UFT tool provides 2 types of License:

  • Seat: This license is specific to the computer where UFT is installed. Each installation requires a distinct license code.
  • Concurrent License: There is no limit to the number of UFT installations on the network, but a floating-license server regulates the number of concurrent users that can work with Quick Test at any time. The number of concurrent users should be equal to the number of licenses purchased.

UFT Trial license is valid up-to 60-days. It works on a system where UFT demo version is not installed before.

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UFT vs Windows (OS) support Matrix:

Versions QTP v11 UFT v11.5 UFT v12 UFT v12.01
Windows XP Service Pack 3 (64-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows XP Service Pack 3 (32-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows XP Service Pack 2 (64-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows XP Service Pack 2 (32-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows XP Service Pack 1 (64-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows 2000 Update Rollup 1 For Service Pack 4 NO NO NA NA
Windows 2000 service pack 4 NO NO NA NA
Windows XP Service Pack 3 (64-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows XP Service Pack 3 (32-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows XP Service Pack 2 (64-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows XP Service Pack 2 (32-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (64-bits) YES YES Yes YES
Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (32-Bits) YES YES Yes YES
Windows 7 (64-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows 7 (32-Bits) YES YES NA NA
Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (64-bits) YES YES Yes YES
Windows 8.1 (32-bits / 64-bits) NO NO Yes (Tech Preview) YES
Windows Server 2012 NO YES with support of UFT_00022 Yes YES
Windows 8 (32-bits / 64-bits) NO YES with support of UFT_00022 Yes YES
Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (64-bit) YES YES Yes YES
Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit) YES YES NA NA
Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (64-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (32-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2008 (64-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows Server 2008 (32-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows Server 2003 R2 (64-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (64-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (32-Bits) YES YES NO NO
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (32-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows Server 2003 (64-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows Server 2003 (32-Bits) NO NO NA NA
Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (64-Bits)
Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (32-Bits)
Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (64-Bits)
Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (32-Bits)
Windows Vista (64-Bits)
Windows Vista (32-Bits)
Windows Vista Beta 2-build 5384

UFT Vs. Browsers support Matrix

1) UFT Vs. IE Support Matrix

Versions QTP v11 UFT v11.5 UFT v12 UFT v12.01
IE v11.0 EPM NO NO NO Yes (Other than ActiveX, Silverlight, Flex)
IE v11.00 NO NO YES YES
IE v10.00 NO Yes with support of UFT_00044 YES YES
IE v9.00 Yes with support of QTPWEB_00078 YES YES YES
IE v8.00 YES YES YES YES
IE v7.00 YES YES NO NO
IE v6 SP1 YES YES NA NA

2) UFT Vs. Firefox Support Matrix

Versions QTP v11 UFT v11.5 UFT v12 UFT v12.01
Mozilla v29, v30, v31 NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00068 + UFTWEB_00001 NO YES
Mozilla v28 NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00068 NO YES
Mozilla v27 NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00066 YES YES
Mozilla v25, v26 NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00066 NO NO
Mozilla v24 NO YES with support of UFT_00044 NO (YES for v24 ESR) NO (YES for v24 ESR)
Mozilla v22, v23 NO YES with support of UFT_00022 + UFT_00056 NO NO
Mozilla v20, v21 YES with support of QTPWEB_00129 YES with support of UFT_00022 NO NO
Mozilla v19 YES with support of QTPWEB_00127 YES with support of UFT_00001 + UFT_00037 NO NO
Mozilla v17, v18 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00122 YES with support of UFT_00001 NO (YES for v17 ESR) NO (YES for v17 ESR)
Mozilla v15, v16 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00112 YES NO NO
Mozilla v13, v14 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00105 YES NO NO
Mozilla v12 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00100 YES NO NO
Mozilla v9, v10, v11 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00092 YES NO (YES for v10 ESR) NO (YES for v10 ESR)
Mozilla v4, v5, v6, v7, v8 YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 YES NO NO
Mozilla v3.6 YES with support of QTPWEB_00063 YES NO NO
Mozilla v3.0, v3.5 YES NO NO NA
Mozilla v3.0 Alpha 7 NO NO NO NA
Mozilla v2.0 NO NO NO NA
Mozilla v1.5 NO NO NO NA

3) UFT Vs. Chrome Support Matrix

Versions QTP v10 QTP v11 UFT v11.5 UFT v12 UFT v12.01
Chrome v37 (Beta) NO NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00068 + UFT_00082 NO NO
Chrome v36 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00068 + UFT_00082 NO YES
Chrome v34 – v35 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00068 + UFTWEB_0001 NO YES
Chrome v33 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00068 + UFT_00044 YES YES
Chrome v31 – v32 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00044 + UFT_00066 YES YES
Chrome v30 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00044 YES YES
Chrome v27, v28, v29 (Beta) NO NO YES with support of UFT_00022 + UFT_00056 YES YES
Chrome v25 – v26 NO NO YES with support of UFT_00022 YES YES
Chrome v24 NO YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00102 + QTPWEB_00120 YES YES YES
Chrome v19 – v23 NO YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 + QTPWEB_00102 YES YES YES
Chrome v12 – v18 NO YES with support of QTPWEB_00090 YES NO (YES for v17 and v18) NO (YES for v18)

Conclusion:

To test any application, efficiency and accuracy both are required. UFT has been proved that it is an awesome testing tool for starting point. So, don’t refer any other site for HP UFT download, only download it from HP website and follow this HP UFT installation process.