SOAP UI – How to manage and switch your project workspace???
In this tutorial, we will see,
- How to create a new workspace?
- How to manage and switch project workspaces?
- How to clear a workspace?
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CREATE NEW WORKSPACE:
Now let’s see how to create a new workspace using the following steps.
Note: When you create a new project, SOAPUI creates a default workspace in the location.
Step 1: To create a new workspace, click on File –> New Workspace.
Method 2: You can also create a new workspace by right clicking on Projects in Navigator pane and selecting New Workspace from the dropdown menu.
Step 2: Enter a new workspace in the New Workspace window as shown below.
Step 3: Creating a new workspace, will prompt to save the previous workspace projects as shown in the image below. Click Yes.
Step 4: Thus a new workspace is created successfully as shown below.
Now let’s see how to switch and manage workspaces!!!
SWITCH and MANAGE WORKSPACE:
Follow the steps below to switch between workspaces and manage the workspaces created.
Step 1: To switch between the workspaces, click on File –> Switch Workspace.
Method 2: You can also create a new workspace by right clicking on Projects (Test Workspace) in Navigator pane and selecting Switch Workspace from the dropdown menu.
Step 2: Clicking on Switch Workspace will prompt to choose the workspace available. In this case, the other workspace is the default workspace as shown in the below figure.
Step 3: Choose an available workspace and click on Open to switch.
Step 4: Now the workspace is switched to Default workspace as shown below.
To view or manage workspaces available in soapui, follow the steps below.
Step 1: To manage workspaces created, click on File–> Recent –> Workspaces (User created workspaces).
Thus you can manage the workspaces created in SOAPUI.
CLEAR WORKSPACES (Delete Projects):
You can clear the workspaces in 2 ways.
- You can clear your current workspace using File –> Clear Workspace option as shown in the image below.
- You can also right click your workspace and choose Clear Workspace option from the drop down menu.
Let’s see how to clear a workspace from SOAPUI.
Step 1: To delete projects workspace click on File–> Clear Workspace. This will clear the current workspace as shown in the image below.
Step 2: Clicking on Clear Workspace, will prompt to remove all projects available in the workspace as shown. Click Yes.
Step 3: Clicking on Yes, will remove the projects available in the workspaces as shown below.
In the above tutorial, we have seen how to clear workspaces (Delete projects). To delete a workspace follow the below steps.
Step 1: You can delete a workspace from File –> Recent –> Workspaces –> Clear Items.
Step 2: Clicking on Clear items will prompt us to delete the workspace.
Step 3: Click on Yes and the workspace in the list gets deleted permanently as shown in the image below.
Thus we can create, switch and clear workspaces in the SOAPUI tool.