Running the Recorder & Player Local Installation for the First Time
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Running the Recorder & Player Local Installation for the First Time

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Although Panaya always recommends using our Online Recorder & Player, certain circumstances may require its Local Installation version.

Follow these instructions when working with the Panaya Local Installation Recorder & Player 

  1. Internet Explorer will display the following dialog box -
  2. Click on Open
    You may be asked - How do you want to open this file?
    If this message appears, select the Panaya Test Player and set it to Always use this app to open .TestPlayerLaunch

Is the file opening with another application?
Are you unable to see the "How do you want to open this file" dialog box?

Follow the instructions below to fix the issue.

  1. Navigate to your Downloads folder, and locate the launch (x).TestPlayerLaunch file
  2. Right-click on the file and select Open with
  3. Select More apps to expand, then select the Panaya Test Player
    To avoid this issue again, check the Always use this app to open option

Cannot see the Panaya Test Player in the list of applications?
Select Look for another app on this PC and navigate to the folder where the Testing Tool is installed and execute the Player.exe file.
Typically, it will be located under - C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Panaya inc\Panaya Test Player\Player.exe

No Admin Rights? Cannot proceed with the above solutions? 
Contact your IT Administrator for assistance.