Creating Custom Parameters

To create a custom parameter:

  1. In the menu, click Tests > Details View .
  2. Select the test node for which you want to create a new parameter.
  3. In the Parameters section, click Add Custom Parameter. The Set Custom Parameter dialog box displays.
  4. Provide a name for the parameter.
  5. In the Type list box, select the parameter type.
    • String
    • Number
    • Float
    • Boolean
    • Password
    • Character
  6. Define the parameter value that you want to assign to the selected test.
    Note: Values for parameters of type String must be set in quotation marks (“) if you want to use the parameter in Silk Test Classic executions.
  7. Click OK.
    Note: Parameters are automatically assigned to all sub-folders and child tests of the nodes to which they’ve been assigned.