Start a Test

After connection, configuration and mapping, you are able to perform your test. You can right click on the selected channels with yellow line borders to start Step Editor to edit or load your test schedule. If you want to select multiple channels, drag your mouse in the shape of a rectangle around the channels with which you want to perform tests or, use the CTRL key and left click on each channel. If there are channels you want to remove, pressing the CTRL key and left clicking the mouse will remove the channel you clicked. You can also choose All Start on one channel to start the same test for all the channels under the same device number.

Start a Test
Start a Test

When you click Single Start or All Start, this will prompt Step Editor for you. You can load saved profiles by clicking at the bottom of the screen to use the grid to schedule your test.

Step Editor
Step Editor

Right click on the grid to alter the schedule.

Right Click Menu on Step Editor
Right Click Menu on Step Editor

  • Insert: This will insert a row after the selected row.
  • Delete: This will delete the row you selected.
  • Copy: This will copy the row you selected.
  • Paste: This will paste a row after the row you selected with the copied content.
  • Clear: This will clear all the contents in the grid.
  • Reset: This will reset all the contents.

BTS Client provides data backup for your data security. Click Backup Setting at the bottom of the Step Editor, and the prompt dialogue enables you to set backup conditions as below.

Backup Settings
Backup Settings

If you want to have the data more traceable, you can input some information in the Remarks field of the Step Editor, and also can use Barcode function as seen in below figure

Battery Barcode Management
Battery Barcode Management

For more details on the different step types, refer to Appendix: Step Type.

You can also right click on the selected channel(s), click Jump to set the active channel(s) to a target step, or click View Log to view the history operation log. Clicking View Data will download data from BTS Server and launch BTSDA to view this file.