Synthetic Classic has reached end of support and is no longer available. Existing Synthetic Classic customers have been upgraded to the all-in-one Dynatrace software intelligence platform.

Editing a test in the Web Recorder

Opening an Availability test into the Web Recorder is not supported.

Edit the test settings

You can review and edit a Web Recorder transaction's settings in the Edit a <TestType> Test page. For details, see the test settings pages.

Edit the test actions

You can edit the test actions in the Web Recorder. You must open the Synthetic Classic Portal in the Chrome browser to use the Web Recorder.

Click Menu icon > Tests to open the Tests page.

Click the expand icon Expand icon for the test you want to edit.

Click Edit Transaction to open the test into the Web Recorder.
Thumbnails of the web pages are not stored. Play back the script to display the images.

Click an action thumbnail to display the action details page.

Edit the action as described in Reviewing and Editing a Transaction.


You can Re-record a provisioned test. When you Save the new transaction, the test will be provisioned with the same name, and the original transaction will be replaced. You do not have the option to change the test name before saving.