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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Webdriver will not click checkbox

I am passing in the checkbox ID, grabbing the element and then if the checkbox is not checked I want to check it. It wouldn't check the box though, so I was debugging and then it worked when I added a ...
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Stopping Test Servers on Gitlab CI?

I posted this on SO, but figured it might be more appropriate here since it's an actual testing question. I have a CI.yaml file (For Gitlab CI) that builds our Rails app and runs integration (Rspec/...
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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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Transferring variable values in SoapUI (basic)

I'm firing off a GET request and then using a script assertion to populate a variable: def sValue = responseHolder.getNodeValue("//URL/url/value") I want to store the contents of sValue and use it ...
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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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How to access the grid data using selenium webdriver [closed]

I have application which uses grid to display the details. using selenium web driver how can I access the data present in the grid.Following is the html code <div id="...
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In automation testing do we need to write only positive test cases?

I am currently working on automation project along with another guy. He prepares a test case for the automation and I implement it. Here is my question, generally we use to write test cases for ...
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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 verify this type of error message using selenium webdriver

Hello, I am unable to verify this type of error message. Please help me and
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on-premise SSL/TLS Cert testing tool (100's of sites)

Has anyone found a good way to on-premise test SSL/TLS certs for many (100's) of sites on a regular basis? The usecase is websites setup both internally, and with VPN tunnels to many customers, as ...
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Preparing test data for Automated Testing

So i've ran into a bit of a problem, I have a set of automated tests created for a site, were looking into really moving towards a CI based system for testing (Running the test suite after pushing ...
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WebDriverWait until ExpectedCondition ElementVisible

I am creating an automation test framework for Selenium test using Page Object Model and Pagefactory. The website I am testing can create new pages that a person can write content to which is then ...
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How to test the REST API's effectively ( Complete )?

I want to know apart form verifying status codes ( 200, 400, 500 ) and json what else we can verify to make sure API's work as intended ? PS : I have little Idea about Schema validation as well. If ...
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How to distinguish ng-bind's in Protractor?

I was looking for some help on how to distinguish a bunch of ng-binds that are in an ng-repeat. The goal of this situation is to go through the ng-repeat list of documents, and click on the ng-bind ...
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How we can verify whether webpage is refreshed or not?

Suppose a webpage has a functionality, it refreshes the whole webpage after a fixed time interval and nothing changes on the webpage. How we can test this with automation?
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Difference between $(“path”) and $(By.linkText(“text”))? Selenium - Selenide

I need to locate a element, I used the following two ways: $("body.class1 div.class1.class2 div.class3.class5 div.class6.class7 li.classLogin a") .click() But I have problem with ...
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What is definition of done in automation testing?

Team, What is definition of done for automation testing? For example, do we consider execution time or test case coverage?
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Parallel Test Execution using Jenkins

I have some automated tests that I'm running using Jenkins. I've Jenkins connected to my GitSwarm which pulls the code from my branch and then exectutes it. I have installed the "Parallel Test Job ...
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Selenium - WebElement.FindElement() Aware of changes to DOM?

Was just reading this question http://stackoverflow.com/questions/26882604/selenium-difference-between-webdriver-findelement-and-webelement-findelement trying to understand the scope of the ...
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Suggest some freeware GUI Automation Testing tools for Windows Desktop Applications [duplicate]

Please suggest some tools for automated GUI Testing of Windows Desktop Application. Freeware tools which can compete with Coded UI test projects.
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Deleting created data from Automated Tests?

So what's the best way to go about this? Lets pretend im testing localhost, or a remote site. That either has a mysql or postgreSQL database. I have a few automated tests that create things (X,Y,Z ...
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how to measure response time for both loading and search time for a website ? selenium

I need to measure response time for website using Selenium and Selenide. Response time of a website: I mean the loading time, I see that there is method to take difference between time before and ...
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Which are the best course to learn automated QA for a start-up? [closed]

Which courses are the best to help me grasp the foundations of Automated testing? I am currently in a manual QA position doing only Ad-Hoc/regression testing. This is also the only testing we ...
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tool that can be automated for page testing, full page screenshots and code analysis and compare with previous tests

I've been tasked with locating a software package or single application that can be used to automate the following tasks related to testing our website(s), both english and non-english. run ...
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How to initialize the driver globally in selenium

I wanted to create a separate class to initialize the firefox driver and then use the driver instance in my other TestNG classes. Can someone tell me how to do this and how to use the same driver ...
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Testing updates of external dependencies

We are having a discussion about when we update a NuGet package or another external dependency. If we should update to this version everywhere, so we only have one version on the whole project. Some ...
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How to get colour, font of java table row/cell/text with Jemmy?

Need to check color/font style of java table (text, background) in Swing application cause style of row should depend on a column value. It is possible to get color of font and background of ...
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Good practice with custom assertion message

Should custom message in assertion describe expected outcome assertThat("user accounts are the same", account1, equalTo(account2)); or reason for failure assertThat("user accounts were different", ...
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Unable to scroll down to bottom of div with data loading dynamically

<div id="findingTblBody" class="tablebody" infinite-scroll-distance="2" infinite-scroll="loadMoreData()" style="width: 819px;"> I want to scroll to bottom of div mentioned above. I am trying ...
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Is use of priority in TestNG a good approach? [closed]

I'm assigning priority to each test method in a specific class under my automation project. My senior reviewed the script I wrote and mentioned to me that do not use priority instead use the xml to ...
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Will writing unit tests block developers from coding?

We are about to implement TDD in our software company and we met some serious questions. As you know, this is the TDD life cycle: Add a test Run all tests and see if the new test fails Write the ...
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Programming language and automation tool to automate mainframe as/400

Which programming language would you prefer to automate the screens of a mainframe system like IBM AS/400?
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Test management tool for manual and automation

I would like to know which test automation tool, other than Quality Center and QTP, is the most widely used and has the most robust features. The automation tool and the scripting language are needed ...
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How to validate if PDF is loaded or not in Selenium Webdriver?

I have a link in Website which will redirect to PDF document after clicking I would like to check if PDF is loaded in the browser or not using selenium I do not want to compare the text/content in ...
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Is there a free page to test website bots on? [closed]

I'm working on a markdown link replacer for npm and some my tests are failing at random because too many requests are being issued at the same time. Now I probably need to put some kind of limiter in ...
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What is the best way to test a parser that parses configuration files written in YAML syntax?

I need to test a parser that parses configuration files written in YAML syntax and generates the graph. Are there any tools or approaches that would be helpful in testing the parser?
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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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Parallel Testing with Selenium Grid - Static classes have driver issues

I am currently working on an automation project. I have the project itself complete. However, I am now integrating Selenium Grid into my project to run my tests parallel on different browsers e.g (...
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How to generate test cases for JUnit?

Explanation We are currently using a self-made testing framework/tool, to test services of an client-server application. The framework currently works with own implemented JUnit like assert methods ...
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What's the difference between fuzz-testing and property-based testing?

My feeling is that both types of testing check system behavior for random sequence of data. However, the difference is that: in property-based testing there are multiple equivalence classes; I ...
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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 Configure Appium on Mac OS?

Hi I have issues configuring and using Appium on Mac. Can you recommend some detailed step by step manual. I can not figure out all required steps. My problem is that I need quickly set up working ...
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Dealing with a slow growth curve in improving automation skills and how that affects ones career

I have been working as a QA since almost ~5 years now. While I am one of the senior QA in my team, and have brought in other quality aspects to the table, my automation skills are still "beginner". As ...
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How can we generate unique distinct users for parallel tests with selenium?

How can we generate unique distinct users for parallel tests with selenium WebDriver and java or Javascript. Suppose, in google create an account action I have to pass firstname, lastname, username &...
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Email content checking

I am doing automation testing. In our web application the employees get daily mail notification. what i need is ,to write test case to check the daily emails. The emails contents are the services that ...
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What to ask programmers before automating with Selenium

What points should I discuss with frontend programmers when preparing a product on which, as a tester, I will use Selenium to automate? I am referring to things like, no dynamic ids for elements etc. ...
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How to define elements with Jemmy library with Chooser?

I am researching possibility of testing Java GUI application with Jemmy library. Elements in application are defined by constructors like: JFrameOperator mainFrame = new JFrameOperator("Main window ...
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How to get entered text from textbox when value is empty in selenium using java?

Just I am trying to get entered text from the text field when value is empty. Below is my HTML: <input type="text" style="width: 203px" value="" maxlength="32" name="firstName"/> I tried ...
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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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Getting 'org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException' - how to fix?

I'm getting this error: Exception in thread "main" org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException: Unable to locate element Why am I getting this WebDriver exception and how can I fix it?