Find in the Message Editor yields error: Find is only available when the action editor is docked

Technote (troubleshooting)


Problem(Abstract)

Using Find in the Message Editor results in the error "Find is only available when the action editor is docked" in IBM Rational Integration Tester (RIT) of IBM Rational Test Workbench.

Cause

The Find feature is only available when the action editor is docked.

Resolving the problem

Enable the Find feature in the Message Editor.

You can configure the editor used for test actions through RIT user preferences. You have two options.

  1. A separate pop-up window.
  2. A docked section within the test editor tab.

Refer to the RIT Reference Guide for full details.

To configure a docked editor, consider the following steps.
  1. Click the top-level menu Window > Preferences > Test Editor.
  2. Locate and click on Action Editor Settings.
  3. Click the Action Editor drop-down and select either Right or Bottom depending on your position preference.
  4. Click OK to save the settings.

To use Find, consider the following steps.
  1. Open a test containing a messaging test action.
  2. Click on the messaging test action to select it.. You see the message in the docked editor.
  3. Press Ctrl+F. Then enter your search text in the Find dialogue.
  4. Click the arrows to move to the next or previous match.

Rate this page:

(0 users)Average rating

Document information


More support for:

Rational Test Workbench
Rational Integration Tester

Software version:

8.0

Operating system(s):

AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1612789

Modified date:

2013-04-09

Translate my page

Machine Translation

Content navigation