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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Automation Code Management Using JAVA

I am new to Automation and I have started to work on SeeTest Automation. I want to know how to make proper classes and methods for automating an Android Application. My main concern is to know how ...
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Integration of STB tester with appium

I want to integrate STB tester with Appium so that I can automate video validation test cases of my app. Could anyone give me some tips where to start? I have setup STB tester and Appium. What steps ...
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Not able to click element using Selenium Webdriver

I am having this screen where i try to hover it after hovering the screen becomes drop down So i am not able to click on the screen using selenium webdriver. <td align="left" style="vertical-...
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Unable to open Safari app on iPhone simulator while running Selenium test using ios-driver

I am trying to automate mobile web testing using ios-driver. The safari browser does not open even though the simulator launches. The configuration as shown on terminal by running the command java -...
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Appium: How to find installed app's package name and its main Activity in Appium?

For mobile application automation I am using appium and in that following things are mandatory: WebDriver wd; File app=new File("Path\\to\\WhatsApp.apk"); DesiredCapabilities dc=new ...
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I want to run Selenium IDE recorded tests consistently against several environemnts

Im looking to record automated tests against a web application using Selenium IDE. What I want to do is then run these tests automatically against various envs. Is this possible? From what i can ...
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How to handle automation code for complex form?

I'm working a project that transform raw data to a chart to build a report. I'm using Selenium to automate this site, the ultimate goal of this automation project is checking if data of chart returns ...
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Problems with using CAPTCHA test keys in automation [closed]

I've seen this post regarding the Google CAPTCHA test site key and secret key. How would that be of use while automating through HP UFT? Reference: Automation and bypassing Google No CAPTCHA ...
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how can I read sms using adb command [closed]

I am using below code when automating (extract from answer got form this site) how can I read sms using adb command
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Selenium Cannot locate element

I am working on automation, while automating a form with number of drop-down's. The problem with me is, when run the code in maximize mode of window it gives me an Error: org.openqa.selenium....
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Need to validate a calendar application against invalid dates

I am testing a calendar application, which allows a user to select day, month and year, but the problem is the developers have not implemented any form of date validations, which means every month can ...
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How to set up stages within test plan to use the same build_dir on Atlassian Bamboo?

I have a few libraries that needs to be tested under multiple versions of python. I have defined each library as a plan. For each plan I have two stages: Setup (Source Code Checkout + "make install"...
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Website where I can choose what git commit to display

I'm not sure what this is called. I've tried to google myself to an answer for some hours now, but without luck. What I'm trying to do is to make test deployment easier. We're developing many ...
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How to Handle the File Upload dialog in Protractor for IE11?

I know the default answer to handling explorer.exe is to use AutoIT, but AutoIT utilizes Java Runtime to use the exported .exe to upload the file and close the dialog. My tests are all in Protractor ...
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How can I verify text exist within a table using Selenium IDE?

Using selenium IDE- I am looking for a way to locate and or verify a value in a table. There are more columns in the table, but I am only concerned with the first 4. Also the number of rows varies as ...
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Test Scenario for cookies in selenium webdriver

I want to work with cookies in my project, I don't know what will be the Test Scenario and Test Cases for it. Please help.
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Selenium RC + Hudson - test runs locally but times out when run with Hudson

I am facing a strange issue with Selenium RC. I have a test which runs perfectly fine when I run my selenium server manually on the default port. The test passes in seconds. However since my tests are ...
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How to use Xpath 'contains()' function to locate a Web element in Selenium Webdriver?

I am a beginner in learning Selenium WebDriver and XPath. I am trying to get the "<td>" Element of the Nested Table which Contains string '7-8-9.' Following is the HTML page code: <!DOCTYPE ...
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Cucumber and TestNG integration

I have a simple question as I am just getting into Test Automation. I want to develop Cucumber smoke tests and acceptance tests as they would be easy to read and understand for my colleagues. ...
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How to fetch data from Excel to Rational Function Tester (RFT) automation tool?

I'm new to automation testing and also to RFT tool. I tried record and playback by hard-coded values. Now I want to make my scripts dynamic. Hence I use Excel as an external file to fetch data. How ...
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Java code inside a test case

In my code the daily emails generated by java code. Is it possible to write pure java code inside a Selenium IDE automation test case?
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Name for testing routes, controller and views

I am currently writing tests for my Laravel 5.1 application and testing the workflow: input data from view to route to controller and back to view, typically checking for a DB record and a success/...
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How to configure css or xpath for below code

I need to configure xpath or css for selection under red border i.e a name contains "Patient List"
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How to Automate Repetitive Web Browser Tasks? [closed]

How can I automate a task which has to be run repetitively. I have to Enroll Merchants by pulling Merchant Details from an Oracle DB. These Merchant Details are to be filled in a web form, thus by ...
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Selenium Web Driver Drop Down List Testing With Div tag in java

I am new to automated testing with Selenium Web Driver I am not able to work out how to test drop down lists without using the select command. I tried using xpath, select by id, class name, css ...
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Not able to click on deivce Menu button using appium in android

I am working on automation of mobile native app using Appium in Java language. I want to click on device Menu button. Method 1: JavascriptExecutor js = (JavascriptExecutor) driver; js....
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WINCE Automation Tools, Looking for Learnings from Implementation?

There are very few tools available for WINCE Automation. We are running apps on devices running WINCE OS. Looking for pointers/learning's from folks who have done WINCE Automation? Tools Analysis? ...
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Protractor can't find the site if it is testing multiple users

I'm trying to get protractor to launch our login page, but if I have more than one user set up to test the log in, it claims the website url is invalid and it cannot navigate there. Launching the ...
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What advantages and disadvantages to do the major browsers have when automating web applications

I am having trouble choosing a good browser when automating a web application. Among the browsers I have considered are Firefox, Chrome, Safari, PhantomJS I am particularly looking for comparisons ...
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How to locate an element which is inside the iframe?

I'm new to automation testing (I'm using TestNG framework and Java language) I'm having trouble in locating an element which is inside iframe. WebElement iframeSwitch= driver.findElement(By.id("...
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How can I set up concurrent execution on multiple devices using different test users? - Calabash

I have an automation suite for our native apps on Android and iOS created using Cucumber, Calabash, and Ruby. I'm utilizing a Page Object Pattern to allow for our project to be cross-platform. At ...
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How much does robot framework help in terms of employablity? [closed]

I have been learning Robot Framework with python. The basic idea is to make myself more employable. I just started with RF because it was looking interesting but as I started to explore, I found very ...
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Tools for Data Driven and Keyword driven tests in selenium with python?

I am new to selenium and python, I was watching some videos on data driven and keyword driven tests, the instructor was using TestNG with selenium and I was wondering are there any tools similar to ...
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What is the best approach to test the windows services?

I want to write the automation suite for windows services. Some of these services updates the data in database. So my test cases would be to check the current state of the DB, run the windows service ...
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Object Spy for Chrome Extensions

I need to automate Chrome Extension. But I am trying to avoid tools that use Image recognition of coordinate system. Is there any way to automate or at-least Identify individual Objects on the ...
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Scheduling time interval : Protractor

I have written some E2E testcases using protractor, selenium-server and angularjs, now I want to run the same testcases(with or without any change) again and again by setting some time interval for ...
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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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Unable to select text from dropdown - Gmail.com Month Dropdown

Im also facing the same error. Unable to select Birthday, Gender & Location in gmail signup page. I'm using Selenium Webdriver. Please find the below code for birthday. new Select (driver....
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Testing Cordova apps and bluetooth

What is the best way to test cordova application which uses bluetooth to talk with custom hardware? Do I need to sniff traffic to make sure they are working well or?
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How to fail a test based 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 what we want is that, any of these jobs should be considered as failed if any 404 status is ...
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Retrieving xpath from stored webelement variable

I am using page object model. Here is xpath that I have written for Heading of the page and stored it in the heading webelement variable. @FindBy( xpath = "//div[@class='page-title category-title']")...
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Impact Flow Tracking for feature update & changes

I have been working in startup as manual and automation QA engineering. New features gets applied to our site once in 2 weeks. Whenever a redesign project comes up, like say product page redesign - ...
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Got an error while build or clean mavan project-Could not initialize class org.apache.maven.index.ArtifactInfo

Hi All when I am try to build or clean the mavan project I got below error can any help me ? Errors occurred during the build. Errors running builder 'Maven Project Builder' on project 'POM-...
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The company I work for have provided me with money to spend on training ? Need ideas on what to spend on to help further my QA career!

I've been working in QA for a year and a half now, I started of doing manual testing and then I've moved on to QA automation and or been using Ruby + selenium webdriver + page object model + page ...
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Strategy of using Jira with tools for automated testing

I'd like to verify my idea of setting up test architecture in projects managed by Jira. Jira itself does not provide tools for unit or functional testing, but it has different plugins to manage ...
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Checklist for mobile apps automation ROI

Suppose, your company develops mobile apps for different platforms with different teams & technologies. Which points would you put on the checklist to analyse the ROI (or usefulness) of ...
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Best practices to automate mobile apps on non-jailbreak device using SeeTest

I am currently working on planning a test strategy for test automation for our mobile apps. The problem is that all the automation frameworks I've seen utilize a slightly different context than what ...
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Selenium IDE - Selecting an option from Popup Menu when the ID is dynamic

I would like to select an option from the Popup Menu. I tried all possible combinations. Steps: I click on a button Popup menu opens select an option from the list of options. a) Edit b) Delete ...
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How to pass arguments to selenium from autoit script

Autoit has a order value ,which I want to pass it to database as argument to get table contents of that order id. I tried passing from command line ,but I don't want the arguments to get passed from ...