A new public patch was released

This patch enables you to install and use QuickTest 10.00
on Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems.

1. Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 do not support the
Windows API test recognition mechanism. Therefore, when
you install this patch, the 'Use text recognition
mechanisms in this order' option in the Options dialog
box (Tools > Options > Text Recognition) is set to 'Use
only OCR', and cannot be changed (the option is

2. To support seat licenses on Windows 7, you must run
instdemo.exe from QuickTest's bin directory after
installing this patch. (Seat licenses are not supported
on Windows Server operating systems.)

3. If you want to test WPF objects, you must also add the
following line to the [MicIPC] section of the
<WinDir>\mercury.ini file.

Additional information about this patch and the patch download are available at the HP Software Support Online website: