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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How to handle dynamically changing id in dropdown and if I select class then it shows three matching nodes

html snippet: <div id="isc_PT" class="selectItemText" tabindex="5637" style="width:123px;height:12px;overflow:hidden;text-overflow:ellipsis;white-space:nowrap;" $9a="$9d" $89="isc_SelectItem_8" ...
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How can I traverse to a particular element using xpath from a particular node? [on hold]

Assume the following DOM fragment: <div id="ctl00_mainContent_ddl_destinationStation1_CTNR" class="search_options_menucontentbg" style="z-index: 999999; display: block;"> <div ...
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How do you use bugs to drive refactoring the code base?

How do you use the bugs that you find while testing to get more attention to refactoring and improving the overall code base and re-writing particularly troublesome sections of code that have been ...
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Marking build as unstable if tests are skipped

I use tests checking their preconditions with assumeThat(preconditionX, isSatisfied()); that throws SkipException when not satisfied. As a result I have 2 of 73 tests skipped while build in Jenkins ...
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How to Select/Check Radio Button Using Coded ui?

I am testing web based application and want to select radio button, but am unable to select it using coded UI automation. I have tried to find it using ID, Name, Value but all throwing the same error. ...
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Send a failure report after running Selenium IDE

I implemented Selenium IDE on Firefox on a server and, because I don't always wanna start a connection to the server to check the results, would like to get something like a test report via mail, if ...
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How to test 2-factor authentication (i.e. confirmation code) using selenium [closed]

How can I automate Confirmation Code using Selenium ? Update: Our web application ask for mobile number and pin for login and sends confirmation code in sms, which is then entered by user on Confirm ...
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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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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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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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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 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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QTP does not identify / recognize java objects

I've been using QTP 11.0 on my PC quite a long time and had no problem with Java-apps (Java 7 Update 21 x86) identification (OS Windows 7 Pro 64-bit). But when I tried to install QTP on the server ...
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Is it common in the software industry to use graph coverage for their functional front-end tests?

I have learned various theoretical testing methods and test case generations through university's quality assurance course. One of the techniques that interest me is Graph Coverage which is a theory ...
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Examples for LOC figures, of test suites, and software projects?

To learn what kind of "software" project my automated testing team faces (I consider test automation a certain kind of software project), I assessed the size of our automated (functional, ...
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How to open an item in java menu using QTP

The task is to open (click) menu item, e.g. File >> Open using QTP 11.0 Object Spy identifies first level menu element (and does not open drop-down pane, so items like New, Open... should be ...
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Test Tool for our environment

I need support to take ideas for a new project for my company. We have a Tool that is composed from a lot of modules that are written in Java, bash scripts and other languages. The tool takes a ...
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What all use cases we can automate in localization testing_selenium

We have a PHP web application, with base language English and native support for Japanese & Chinese. We want to automate some part of it's localization testing, such as Link text, button text ...
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AND/OR Operation in Contains Assertion in SOAP UI

There's one tag in my XML response whose elements (JSON Data) always come in different order. Is there any way to create a contains assertion with AND/OR operations or should I just use a Script ...
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Learning Java & selenium [closed]

I have recently started learning selenium and Java. I need your assistance as to how should i go about it. Thanks
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value attribute not visible for password field

I have the following code in selenium web driver : Assert.assertEquals(emailField.getAttribute("value"), email); Assert.assertEquals(passwordField.getAttribute("value"), password); When I inspect ...
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How to get no. of elements with particular 'id' using robot framework?

I am writing an automation test script for our web application using Robot framework and Selenium2Library. One of my test case involves the following scenario. I have to run a particular test case ...
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My page takes long time to load so am not able to identify an element from the page.Please provide me a solution

driver.findElement(By.id("oPortalUser_LoginID")).sendKeys("xxxxx"); driver.findElement(By.id("oPortalUser_Password")).sendKeys("xx"); driver.findElement(By.id("xxx")).click(); After clicking on ...
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Automating Adobe CQ5 web based application using Selenium Web driver

I am currently trying to automate Adobe CQ5 web based application using Selenium Web driver. Is it feasible to automate this application? As this applications is basically designed by the BA guys by ...
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Selenium - Automated test with Random-ish data? Doable?

So I'm trying to make an automated test for a type of survey. Just imagine a bunch of questions each page with some options like "agree/strongly agree/etc..." Now the issue is, while the questions ...
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Capture HTML after element has been changed

I am looking for automated way to capture HTML after I do some actions on the web page. For example I select some item in dropdown and HTML changes- I want to capture that HTML and dump into file. As ...
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I don't see Do Exploratory Testing in my Test Manager 2013

I have Test Manager 2013 installed in my laptop. When I click on Testing Center - Test - I don't see "Do Exploratory Testing" option on it. I only see Run tests, Analyze Test runs, Verify Bugs but ...
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where can we write vbscript for testing of software?

I am new in automation testing and I don't know how to start writing scripts for test cases. Can anybody tell me where I can write scripts for test cases and how? Give me some examples too.
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For successful build how many test cycles are required

In one interview they asked me about the agile testing. "How often testing cycle happens in your project after successful build?" I'm new to agile methodology in testing. Please let me know how to ...
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What items to check for test case to pass in Selenium automation

I have to automate the testing for a web application. No manual test cases are available. The application mainly shows graphs of consumption(Kendo Charts). What can I check to determine whether the ...
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Can we set server configuration while doing load testing using Jmeter?

I have requirements to do the load test on RPC calls(web services) with huge data for example 50,000 users and etc.., So what are the dependencies to vary the results(I mean it varies from server ...
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Continuous integration testing for Windows desktop application

I'm looking for ways to implement continuous integration testing for Windows desktop application we're developing. Basically, we need the following: After new build finishes start VM Deploy new ...
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Dynamic ID selecting text from dropdown

I have a situation I'm trying to handle. I am using webdriver, C#. The image above is the dropdown I want to select from. This is how it works, to select from the element, first click it and a text ...
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Executing on a selected node in selenium grid

I have one scenario i.e.. I have one web view to take all actions(click,send-keys,opening new window) and locator types(ex: xpath,id,name and cssClassName) with these values I am going to create a ...
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Selenium Timing Issue With Dialogs (Widgets) In Current Page

EDIT: I have narrowed the problem to its possible source see Update 2 and you can skip the intro. My issue is that selenium "thinks" it has clicked a link when the link click was never actually ...
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Running selenium scripts through web

I have developed a web page which takes all inputs for test cases such as: locators, input data, urls to open, etc. I run the page in tomcat server. Whenever I'm executing the test case with that web ...
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click() method is not working

I have a link which is having the href attribute as javascript:void(0), but it is having the onclick function. In the onclick function dev is use to log the number of hits to be database through ajax ...
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Should Automated Test rely on each other or be kept seperate?

Currently, I am in charge of developing a blackbox automated testing framework using C# and Selenium web driver and using this framework to automate our current manual regression suite. The system ...
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How to get the test coverage from a GIS API tested with Selenium WebDriver?

I am working on a GIS API that used the OpenLayers 2 library. I performed the unit tests with QUnit and the code coverage is done with BlanketJS. It works like a charm. :) Now, I am writing the ...
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Test engineer embedded in development organisation

Has anyone here followed a model whereby a test engineer is embedded in the development organization? We are thinking of following a model where: Test engineer is embedded in the development ...
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How do I write a Java code for date picker where I can choose random dates every time

I have a date picker option on my website where I have to pick up a date for after 2 weeks from current date, how do I do that using java programming language?
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Test Software for Non-Standard Forms & Terminal Services

Is anyone aware of test software which: allows users to record test scripts (without requiring them to have programming knowledge). can "view" the screen rather than relying on apps which use a ...
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How to combine click and capture screenshot commands in Selenium IDE

I need to create a command to capture screen shots on every click command automatically without manually inserting capture screenshot command in Selenium IDE. Can anyone help me?
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automate comparison of source records to Records in destination after migration [closed]

Excel file which is Source file. this file will be migrated to multiple tables. I need to compare Source file to destination after migration. This process of comparison should be automated...Any help ...
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Studies about the impact of testing (especially model based testing)

I'm looking for some studies, papers, statistics, ... about the (hopefully positive) impact of software testing in IT projects, especially the use of model based testing (MBT). I've read about the ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 metro JS app testing

I started work as junior QA and after 2 months of manual testing my boss told me to learn about automation. The problem is that I should test app which has been written in JavaScript for Windows ...
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Modify IE 'Internet Options' in HP UFT (QTP)

I need to ensure that the "Use automatic configuration" checkbox is set to off before my script starts. Group policy keeps changing this. How can I get into the "Internet Options" menu? It is not ...
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Which tools can automate remote control functionality from web to mobile devices

I have application like to control mobile devices remotely from Web. My Requirement is: 1. Login to the webpage (WPF app) 2. Enter Phone Number in the search field on launched webpage & ...
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What is DOM (document object model) testing?

I have read it from a Google blog that Google guys have used DOM concept to test Google Instant. But I did not understand it completely. Is it possible to use DOM concept anywhere while testing a web ...
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Test coverage tool that shows call graph of untested new code from a merge

I'm looking for a test coverage tool that can show the call path/call graph of new untested code that came from a merge. Example: I have a git repo (on github or bitbucket) and a test suite that ...