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LoadRunner 12.53 at a glance

LoadRunner (LR) 12.53 is available for download via the following steps:
  1. Select "performance center"
  2. Select LoadRunner 12.50 (under Performance Center products)
  3. Click on "Get software updates"
  4. Select "HP LoadRunner 12.50 English Software E-Media" and click "Get Software"
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  5. Select the relevant LoadRunner 12.53 package in the "Downloads" pane and click "Download"
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Release readme:

Release PAM:

Community edition:


The Release contains the fix for the following change requests:
  • Remove C++ 2005 SP1 as a prerequisite (QCCR1J72854)
  • Average response time in the Analysis API is not the same as the time in the Analysis report (QCCR1J82341)


  • The total Vusers distributed for groups is different from the total Vusers planned in the scheduler UI (QCCR1J82025)
  • Support for RHEL 6.6 (QCCR1J80873)
  • WLRun.exe process does not terminate when executed via silent execution (QCCR1J82281)
  • Increase SSL depth from 1 to support DoD trust chains (QCCR1J81296)
  • Unable to restart controller, which erroneously states there are not licenses (QCCR1J84197)
  • Support for Windows usernames that contain spaces when setting the LR magent to run as a service (QCCR1J78685)
  • Add the ability to set the temp folder used by the LG machine during a loadtest execution (QCCR1J81079)

Mobile App (HTTP/HTML):

  • Mobile App protocol ignores Modem Speed simulation settings (QCCR1J83642)

Oracle (2-Tier):

  • Support for multi-process recording (QCCR1J83287)


  • SAP GUI: Limit *.inf files generated during script replay (QCCR1J77488)
  • SAPGUI 7.4 Support (QCCR1J76910)


  • Change section (action) during recording (QCCR1J22646)
  • Unable to use "0" as the Ordinal number in the Descriptors to pick a random match (QCCR1J80253)
  • Abnormal mdrv termination when running converted TruClient Firefox script (QCCR1J84987)
  • Add "Continue on Error" functionality in TruClient Firefox protocol (QCCR1J67251)
  • Add support in TruClient Firefox script for Japanese symbols in the path (QCCR1J82290)
  • Add support inTruClient Firefox & IE protocols of automatic object recognition method to include all methods (QCCR1J29422)
  • Add Title Argument in "Activate Browser Window" Step (QCCR1J80333)
  • Use of isRegExpMatch in descriptors (QCCR1J83008)
  • TruClient Web script (Chromium) cannot click on a particular link (QCCR1J84196)
  • TruClient IE issues when running in Session 0 (QCCR1J73738)
  • TruClient Chromium Error: "Error -205177: TypeError: Cannot read property 'isMain' of undefined" (QCCR1J84819)
  • Enhancement: Ability to add trusted sites into TruClient recording (QCCR1J28913)
  • TruClient IE not emulating Browser cache (QCCR1J72725)
  • TruClient Chromium cannot open development mode Oracle ADF based script (QCCR1J84370)


  • Support video streaming of flash videos (QCCR1J14649)
  • Add support for GWT 2.7 (QCCR1J78766)
  • Add support for ADFS 3.0 with SNI (QCCR1J85073)
  • Replay behavior issue when "List non-critical resource errors as warnings" is enabled (QCCR1J78434)

Web Services:

  • Add support for MTOM in WCF scenarios (QCCR1J82123)


  • Error when inserting a text check by right-clicking in the snapshot viewer [VuGen] (QCCR1J85098)
  • Cannot edit certain values through the UI (Show Arguments) in Web Service scripts (QCCR1J82252)
  • VuGen 12.21 does not save DFE configuration in SilverLight script (QCCR1J85680)


  • Winsock Protocol script does not use the EBCDIC translation table when running in Performance Center (QCCR1J81902)
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