Getting Started with App Center Test

The requisite steps below must be completed before a project can be used with App Center Test .

1. Create an App Center account

Create an App Center account at appcenter.ms.

2. Install the App Center CLI

Test runs are executed using the App Center CLI. If not already installed, follow these instructions to install. After installation, run appcenter login to link an App Center account with the tool.

3. Create an app in App Center

All test assets and operations are within the context of an app. Create the app project to be tested.

4. Review the core concepts

Understanding the core concepts of the test service improve ease of use, navigation, and communications with support. It is recommended to become familiar with these concepts before running your first tests.

5. Prepare the project for upload

Each test framework has different requirements for uploading to App Center Test. Follow the appropriate test framework branch from this page.