2. Login and Logout

It is required that users have a valid qTest account when running Web Explorer.

A valid qTest account implies two conditions:

  • This account must be authorized to an active qTest instance.
  • The qTest Explorer plugin in that active qTest instance must be enabled.

Login with qTest account

When starting Web Explorer, users will need to enter a valid qTest account which is comprised of the following information:

  • URL: an active URL which is used to access a qTest site on browsers.
  • Email: a valid email address authorized to the qTest site which is accessible through the above URL.
  • Password: the appropriate password corresponding to the account identified by the combination of aforementioned Url and Email.

Login with SSO account

If your qTest instance supports SSO login, you can choose this option to login to qTest Explorer which is comprised of the following information:

  • URL: an active URL which is used to access a qTest site on browsers.
  • SSO token: a token generated by qTest when you logged in to qTest site with your SSO account. You can obtain the SSO token from Resource tab of your qTest site and use it to log in to qTest Explorer

Logout

  1. Click the Web Explorer icon from the browser toolbar to display the Start Session Dialog.

  2. Click the Log out icon to sign out of Web Explorer.