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QTP Tip: QTP 11 hotfix: QTPNET_00170 - Prevent Failures on Large Test Sets

Hello everyone,

 

There is a new hotfix (private patch provided through support only) for QTP 11:

 

QTPNET_00170 - Prevent Failures That Occur Sometimes on Large Test Sets

 

This hotfix fixes a problem in which large test sets sometimes failed with errors like this:

 

* ‘IG: [Select] : Failed to connect to an IPC port: The system cannot find the file specified’

* ‘IG: [Select] : Port is Busy.All pipe instances are busy

 

Note: After installing this hotfix, you must also register a new registry key.

 

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System Requirements

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QuickTest Professional 11.00 with the .NET add-in loaded and installed and the QTPNET_00159 hotfix is installed.

 

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Hotfix Installation

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1. Ensure that you have administrative permissions on the QuickTest computer.

2. Double-click the self-extracting executable file and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. Double-click the new reg\RemotingViaTCP.reg file to enable the fix.

To disable the fix, double-click the new reg\RemotingViaIPC.reg file

 

This hotfix can be requested through a support ticket with HP Software Support, as this is a private hotfix with no external link.

 

Thanks

HP | Unified Functional Testing Engineer

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Established Member.. William Schmitt
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Re: QTP Tip: QTP 11 hotfix: QTPNET_00170 - Prevent Failures on Large Test Sets

I am receiving the 'Failed to connect to an IPC port' error on UFT 11.53 patch 1.  Does this hotfix apply to UFT or just QTP 11?

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Re: QTP Tip: QTP 11 hotfix: QTPNET_00170 - Prevent Failures on Large Test Sets

Hi William, 

 

Nice day to you. Hope you are doing well. 

 

Regarding your question, it's a pity that this hotfix applys only for QTP 11. 

 

Best regards, 

Thuy Tran

Thuy Tran
Software Support Engineer
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