September 22, 2011

Automatically Upgrading TestTrack Clients

Helix ALM
A great administrator feature in TestTrack is the automatic upgrade of clients. This small but useful feature can save administrators loads of time when it comes to doing upgrades. This feature, which must be enabled in the TestTrack admin utility, prompts users to upgrade after an administrator upgrades the TestTrack Server. The client upgrade preserves the original installation options, so users are not prompted to select the type of installation. The option you need to enable is shown in the screenshot below: Once this option is enabled, if a user connects and an upgrade is available, the following message is displayed: The auto upgrade option is also available in Surround SCM.