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Junk characters are appended in the Rest step URL


Article ID: 6270


Updated On:


CA Application Test CA Continuous Application Insight (PathFinder)


Steps to reproduce:


(11)    Create a REST GET step and enter in the URL to invoke the REST service.


(22)    Save the step, close it and then open it back up. It changes the URL and appends the query parameters with {{|} 


Known issue in the product - Defect DE227118


DevTest 9.5.1


Please contact CA Support for a patch for this issue and for stops to apply the patch. Please refer to the defect ID DE227118 when you contact CA Support.

Additional Information

The patch must be applied on Workstation.

User needs to re-enter the URL first or re-create the step. Previous tests, created after 9.5.1 GA could be left with those junk characters if not modified as described in a work-around.


This issue is fixed in DevTest 10.0