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Unable to find the object Sys.Browser("iexplorer") for a remote session.

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Unable to find the object Sys.Browser("iexplorer") for a remote session.

When launching a script in a remote machine using TestExecute that involves working with a browser, despite the browser is correctly launched, it is not found/recognized by TestComplete. I cannot interact with the browser and it ends up throwing an error because of the wait timeout error.

However, when I run the script directly in the machine using TestComplete the execution is successful.

 

I suspect it is something related to remote connection permissions in the slave machine.

 

Any help would be appreciated.

 

Thanks much!

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Check the version compatibility https://support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/docs/app-testing/web/general/supported-browsers-and-tech...

 

Make sure you have license for Web module.


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Shankar R

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Hi,

 

> When launching a script in a remote machine

How exactly it is launched?

If it is launched by some continuous integration server, http://support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/docs/testing-with/running/via-rdp/index.html and http://support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/docs/testing-with/running/on-locked-computers.html might help.

Also, for example, https://community.smartbear.com/t5/TestComplete-General-Discussions/Triggering-automated-tests-from-... might explain the problem and how to solve it.

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