Running TestComplete through Gitlab CI and VirtualBox
The issue with using ssh to connect to the VM through Gitlab CI is that there is no console or active desktop available in that environment. One potential solution that I am looking at is using ssh to send PsExec commands.
Should be able to use a PsExec command to open a batch file that will open Test Complete/ Test Execute in an environment that has the Windows Console/UI available.
Another step I needed to take is to allow the VM to automatically log into Windows upon starting by modifying the registry.