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Why when I attempt to run a SilkTest script using SilkCentral TestManager do I get an error: "Unable to locate thick client"?

Why when I attempt to run a SilkTest script using SilkCentral TestManager do I get an error: "Unable to locate thick client"?

Problem:

Why when I attempt to run a SilkTest script using SilkCentral TestManager do I get an error: "Unable to locate thick client"?

Resolution:

QUESTION
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Why when I attempt to run a SilkTest script using SilkCentral TestManager do I get an error: "Unable to locate thick client"?


ANSWER
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In SilkCentral Test Manager when you are creating a new Test Container (in SCTM 8.0 and SCTM 8.1) you will notice a "SilkTest Interface" option:


Solution

This can only be used with SilkTest 7.6.1 and not other previous SilkTest versions. If you run older versions of SilkTest this is when you receive the error message: "Unable to locate thick client". You must upgrade to SilkTest 7.6.1

Old KB# 24656

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