Zebra IDE

What is the Zebra Scripting Tool?

The Zebra Scripting Tool (formerly called Apica Scripting Tool/AST) is actually a set of scripting tools that offers a range of features to make your work easier, whether you are working in a graphical or non-graphical environment. The scripts can be used for load testing and monitoring.


Note: Zebra IDE uses many of the same ports as Zebra Tester for job control and local execution.

  • If Zebra Tester is running, shut it down


The Solution collects all scripts, settings and related files that are associated with the test script project.


In the Scripts view, you can manage the scripts in the solution.

Input Files

In the Input Files section you can add files containing lists of data to use for dynamic values during tests.


With Variables you can add view you can manage dynamic variables and user input fields for use with the test scripts.


In the Agents view you can see a list of execution agents for the solution.


In the Settings section you can view and change configure ASI properties and behavior.


In the Help section you can find documentation and other support resources.

Test Runs

The Test Runs view lists all currently running and completed test runs.


In the Java Plugins view, you can manage the custom Java plugins .


The Console shows a text log for actions performed, test runs and other events.