How to Edit Schedule Actions

This task describes how to edit schedule actions, both in the Actions grid and from the schedule graph.

Edit an action from the Actions grid

Double-click the action (or select it), click Edit Action , and edit the action as desired.

You can also edit other actions before closing the Edit Action dialog box. Click Previous or Next to navigate between the actions.

Edit an action from the schedule graph

You can edit real-world schedules from the graph: you can edit Start Vusers, Stop Vusers, and Duration actions. When you edit actions from the graph, the action's details in the Actions grid are updated accordingly.

  • Double-click the line in the graph representing the action you want to edit. Edit the action in the Edit Action dialog box that opens. Click Previous or Next to edit other actions.

  • Make sure that the graph is in Edit mode , select the line in the graph, and drag it as follows:

  • Action
    Modification
    Start Vusers
    To change the number of Vusers to start running:
    • To start more Vusers, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint upwards.

    • To start fewer Vusers, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint downwards.

    Start Vusers
    To change the time interval between starting Vusers:
    • To increase the time interval, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the right.

    • To decrease the time interval, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the left.

    Note: A vertical line indicates that the Vusers start running simultaneously.
    Duration
    • To increase the duration between scheduled actions, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the right.

    • To decrease the duration between scheduled actions, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the left.

    Stop Vusers
    To change the number of Vusers to stop running:
    • To stop fewer Vusers, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint upwards.

    • To stop more Vusers, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint downwards.

    Stop Vusers
    To change the time interval between stopping Vusers:
    • To increase the time interval, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the right.

    • To decrease the time interval, drag the diamond-shaped endpoint to the left.

    Note: A vertical line indicates that the Vusers stop running simultaneously.

    Tip: To fine-tune any of the details of the selected action line, use the arrow keys on your keyboard, or edit the action in the Actions grid.

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