Take the 2-minute tour ×
Software Quality Assurance & Testing Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for software quality control experts, automation engineers, and software testers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Does Microsoft Test Manager have image recognition? Anything like HP UFT/QTP's Insight? If not, what would be some work around to get Microsoft Test Manager to have image recognition?

Insight is a feature in QTP/UFT that allows for detection of any kind of entity on an application based on finding that entity from a user defined stored image.

I used it to detect control elements from a VB6 application, which were unable to be "detected" on QTP (and all of UIAutomation/UISpy for that mater).

Thanks

share|improve this question
2  
I'm not completely certain that I agree with the downvote. Phillip, could you maybe try to clarify a little bit more as to what you want for people who may not be familiar with UFT Insight? Are you looking for a way to compare images? –  Lyndon Vrooman Dec 20 '13 at 4:50
    
Ok, thanks for the feedback, I did so. –  Philip Nguyen Dec 20 '13 at 14:56

4 Answers 4

There's nothing built in to the MTM/CodedUI ecosystem that does what you're looking for. I'm assuming that you're doing record/playback in MTM which is really generating CodedUI tests. Have you tried building a UI map for these problem controls in Visual Studio?

share|improve this answer

Actually not. Microsoft Test Manager is a simple T. management tool which allows you to run a Test case and report a bug into TFS, built on the top of Visual studio. It would be probably possible to plug it in, but usually there is nothing like this.

There are several test frameworks and automated test tools build on the top of visual studio as Ranorex, so it is definitely possible. But not out of the box.

share|improve this answer

No, but you can capture a window image, save it and compare it to one stored on disk easily.

Something like this

http://bartwullems.blogspot.ca/2013/11/coded-ui-tests-automatically-take.html

share|improve this answer

No there is not with CodedUI/TFS but we have found a way! Using Sikuli (open source) , there is a library compatible with .NET we integrated that to our project and it's working perfectly so far!

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.