Test automation is the use of software to control the execution of tests, the comparison of actual outcomes to predicted outcomes, the setting up of test preconditions, and other test control and test reporting functions. Under the right circumstances, it can allow for faster testing with fewer ...

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C++ app automation on multiple platforms

Need to automate C++ application testing on Web, Mobile (iOS, Android) and Desktop (Windows, OSX and maybe Linux). Searching for open source tools only and automated tests will be written using Java. ...
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How to fail on error status codes in integration tests

We have a bunch of jobs which are basically running different Selenium/nose-backed tests in browser. Now we want any of these jobs consider failed if any 404 status has been detected wile jobs was ...
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Designing database reliant tests for parallel execution

Looking for some best practice here: I'm looking to future proof the selenium tests that I'm building. They'll involve shared elements (products/locations/users), and it seems like a bad pattern to ...
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Where to store test input files in a centralized location?

I wrote a test script to perform automated testing on a project (first time doing so so I'm sure I made some design mistakes). I wrote my script to read a csv file for each test suite. The csv file ...
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Which Agile certifications suits the Beginner or Medium level Agile developer?

I am very much impressed in working with Agile environment plus I'd like to learn more about automated testing. I am planning to get certified in Agile Scrum and couldn't find good information over ...
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How to verify PDFs with Selenium web driver

In our application, we upload PDF's into an interface. In this interface, the PDF is just a property of an object in a row that is displayed for the end user. The end user can see if a PDF has been ...
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What tool i can use to automate testing for smart tv apps?

I need to test smart TV app , any app on any smart TV. Is there any testing tool that can be used to automate testing of smart TV apps? Can I use sikuli for automation testing of smart TV apps? ...
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Feasibility of automation testing

We are currently working on a new web site and I've been asked to investigate automation and make recommendations. Right now, I'm leaning heavily towards Selenium+Web Driver for our testing. But, I'm ...
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Are there any tools to test font size and font family mobile application?

In my project, I need to test mobile app for font size, font family. Are there any tools to help with that? Like: DOM,fire bug I's also like to know if there is any automation tool for mobile ...
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Advantage of Docker to automation

What is the advantage of docker for test automation or even manual tests?
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Deployment Verification Tests for Automated Deployments - Tools In Use?

What tool or tools are used to conduct deployment verification on automated deployment builds in Bamboo? Ive seen where people are writing NUnit tests into the build for this verification, ive heard ...
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Is Selenium automation possible with ALM integration?

I am trying to Create and Run some internal Core java Program using Selenium which i am trying to implement in QC/HP ALM . I able to launch the ALM trial version but i am unable to find the specific ...
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Failing the script in Jenkins due to screen size different

Currently I am working on running selenium scripts in Jenkins. Here my issue is my browser window size is 1382, 754 resolution.But in jenkins browser resolution was 1044,784.Due to this my script was ...
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Actions to search item and number of methods

I have questions about clean code. I'm writing a test in Java selenium page factory. I'm a beginner. I have two "actions", input text into search field and click button search. Now the question is, ...
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How can I get the android window size using Java as programming language?

How to detect the screen size for different android phones? I want the coordinate values like startx, starty, endx, endy. With that I can use the swipe method which takes these coordinates as ...
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fetching the text from anchor tag

<a href="https://www.xyz.com/Vertical-Striped-short-Slve-pant-with-Chest-Pocket-dsdjj.html">Vertical-Striped-short-Slve-pant-with-Chest-Pocket-dsdjj <br><b>Select ...
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What languages and frameworks should I learn for selenium automation testing? [on hold]

I have been a Non-IT student, but now I want to start my career as a software tester. Are there certification I should get? Which programming languages and frameworks should I learn? Is it necessary ...
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Sharing cucumber/selenium step definitions between projects

For a first web project covered by cucumber-jvm & selenium features (mostly based on cucumber-java-skeleton), I wrote a few step definitions that are stored in this project repository. I would ...
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How to do performance/load testing of a mobile App?

Is it useful to do separate load testing on a mobile App? I mean a mobile App is just a light weight client/viewer (like a browser) which internally calls some services/web API's. So, can we say load ...
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Selenium scripts are failing [on hold]

We have selenium scripts (say around 20 scripts). When we run all the 20 scripts some how 3 or 4 scripts going to fail but when I run the same script it is going to pass. I don't understand whether I ...
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How should automation scripts run for similar tests with different values?

In manual testing, we create separate tests for a certain function. Example scenario is this: I have 2 radio buttons and a search dropdown. Each of the radio buttons have difference departments listed ...
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In Rational Functional Tester How to Run 2 scripts together with 2nd script many times

I have 2 scripts and calling those 2 scripts in a 3rd script like below callScript("LoginScript"); callScript("AddPatient"); When i am running the 3rd script. I am getting Specify Play back Options. ...
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How to use chrome Plugins in Selenium WebDriver

I want to use chrome Plugins like what font, full page Screen capture. in one of my project, can we write the code for it? using Selenium web-driver + java. i am still on search, is there any work ...
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Executing QC TestSet via OTA API throws error

I am using the below code to execute tests in test set. But am facing following error : "RunTestSet.Run->TSScheduler Exception! The remote server machine does not exist or is unavailable Unable to ...
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Expect case insensitive text on page - Capybara + RSpec

I am pretty newbie in Ruby and we are using Capybara + Rspec + Poltergeist as the driver. What I want to do is to expect some text on the webpage I am testing, so I have this simple code: ...
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How to automate the action of highlighting text in PDF/ePub using Selenium or any other tool?

I am trying to automate a web app using Selenium Webdriver. The app involves user opening a book which is rendered in either PDF or ePub format, it allows user to highlight the text which they prefer. ...
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Automation Web “Base Cases”?

So I have a bit of a problem, since im the only QA at my company and I have many Web based projects going on right now it's very difficult to Automate DURING iterations (just due to manpower). So ...
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Structuring Selenium tests to avoid duplication

I'm refactoring our test suite to take advantage of page object pattern. I'm missing how to structure the actual tests. Lets say that I want to test StackOverflow posting and deleting. Once scenario ...
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What should an automation tester create a script for?

I am a newbie in automation testing. The question that bothered me while creating scripts was: Is it only GUI testing or do we also have to create Integration automation scripts? What would be our ...
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Creating negative automation test scripts

When creating a negative automation test script, should this be separated from my positive script, or can I also include the negative scenario in my script. I am using protractor for this. Thanks
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Looking for approaches to placing orders on an eCommerce website quickly

I typically write automation using Java/Selenium but placing an order using a typical script takes close to a minute per order on our sites. I'm looking at potentially placing hundreds if not ...
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Is testing/automation as a profession going to die? [closed]

Since many companies are adapting to agile practices, TDD and all it's surroundings - will testing (test automator, not a manual tester) disappear? I am very worried about my future.
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How to organize code in automation framework?

I am trying to figure out most readable way to organize my code (with POM) So far I have split out the following: Pages (methods for the specific pages) 'GoTo' pages (I don't need it but ...
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Chrome Webdriver click function timeout when opening two simultaneous windows

I have an issue using Chrome WebDriver on a Node Webkit Application, when I click an element (it will open two windows at the same time) driver shows a timeout exception on Click function. I tried ...
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How to print Status code(web service Testing) using Apache axis2

I am trying to test Web Services using Apache Axis2 for which I have setup currencyConverter project in eclipse. I am getting response/output correctly using client code but i am not able to fetch ...
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End-to-end testing from desktop app to website

I'm currently investigating ways for executing End-to-end testing on a system that contains two parts which are dependent on one another. The first part is a desktop application and the second is a ...
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Validating the content of email templates received using test automation

I have multiple email templates in my regression pack and tests include validating the content of email received (examples: Email address, name etc.). Does anyone have an idea on how to automate the ...
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Unable to perform data driven test using Apache POI

The line marked in star is giving error when the test is run in TestNG Guys tell me what am I doing wrong in this. I have attached the excel with 3 rows and 3 columns in 1st sheet. Data lib code- ...
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How to handle A/B testing in automated UI tests with Appium?

I'm testing native mobile apps with Appium (iOS and Android, using the Java client). We have a family of apps where some features are turned on or off depending on the particular app (like A/B ...
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Which one is the best in Appium and selendroid? [closed]

which one should i use for functional testing and locking my scenario
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How to shutdown remote AVD headless emulator from command line on window 7?

I'm trying to handle AVD headless emulator from command line on window 7. I start AVD emulator with command: "emulator -avd emulator -no-audio -no-window" and then i try to shut it down by closing ...
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how can we automate requests in JMeter for flex applications?

I have been working on flex application and wanted to automated requests through Jmeter. If it is possible to automate requests through Jmeter. The application has its backend developed in JAVA and ...
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Can Ranorex adequately handle a large web app?

I've been experimenting with Selenium to some success, however it's slow going. Ranorex, as I've used briefly in the past can put a simple suite of tests together rather quickly. However, I'm ...
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Does Rational Functional tester Support Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2012 integration?

When i am trying to install RFT. At this moment i am not able to select visual Studio integration. My system already have visual studio 2012 installed on my desktop. The check box for Microsoft ...
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What test recorders are available for mobile app testing?

I'm looking for test recorder that help me with mobile app testing (Android, iOS, Windows Phone/Mobile). So far, I have found the following. Xamarin Test Recorder, still under development Ranorex ...
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How can I download web applet via JMeter?

I have a java web applet which tries to connect to a hardware token through PKCS#11 and sign a String. When the web page is loaded the sign applet is loaded either. When a dialog comes up in the web ...
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Selenium Java WebDriver Can not Find Element with xpath or cssSelector

I can't find this element using selenium java webdriver. I have a before class method that loads the firefox driver and set the WebDriverWait. Then I have a test method to look for the elements with ...
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Which app supports automation test using java and avd emulator headless

I wanna set up an automation test for mobile app using java. I was trying using Appium for my test, but Appium do not support when i use an avd emulator headless ( run succesfully with GUI ). So ...
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How to use selenium webserver tool for chrome and Internet explorer?

I am new to selenium and I have tried selenium ide for firefox. But, for chrome and IE there is selenium web server .i don't understood how to use selenium server.please give me brief answer.
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Where can I find sample/real world test cases? [closed]

I am looking for real world test cases to practice on. I have Googled a lot but I cannot find solid, good practice material. E-commerce, hotel-websites is of big interest.