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 determine a 'reasonable' response time?

I have found performance targets (how long web pages take to respond to actions) difficult to introduce into organizations. There seem to be are no clear definitions (in the industry) that are ...
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Why testing is not a stand alone activity

I am trying to understand the following concept - Testing is done parallel with other activities and thus it is not a stand alone activity, it is a complete process called STLC (Software ...
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Can a proportionately scaled down testing environment find performance load issues?

At my company, we are working on ways to improve our testing of database changes, in our testing environment first. Since there are no resources to have a production like volume of data in servers ...
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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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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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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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Include python tests in JS projects

Currently I am responsible for test automation and my company develops applications in Node.js. For web applications, I'm using python and selenium-webdriver. Is there any way to integrate the tests ...
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List and role of different types of testing environments [closed]

There are numerous of different testing environments that I have come across with, and ALL of them seem pretty useful and helpful but which ones are necessary. For example ... I have seen: ...
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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 ...
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Performance testing - analysing Graph results in Jmeter

Am new to Jmeter and I ran the test successfully. Now I'd like to understand what the results mean and what is classed as good/bad measurements, and what can be suggested to improve the results. Below ...
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How to make automation report with using of manual test cases

I have an doubt regarding how to create a automation report like how we do a Manual report with the help of test cases. E.g. Here is one scenario " Email sign up" In manual test case, we will ...
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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 should be considered fail if any 404 status has been detected while ...
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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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Type mismatch: cannot convert from WebElement to List<WebElement>

Whenever I am trying to use a list element, this error is showing Type mismatch: cannot convert from WebElement to List<WebElement> in appium. Please help! List ...
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appending data after reading from excel file in selenium web driver

I have written a script which reads data from excel file and I use sendKeys method to input that data to textbox. Now I want to append/concatenate data after reading from excel and than resultant ...
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Can i use TFS as source control for rational functional tester scripts using eclipse

I created few test scripts using Rational Functional Tester by eclipse IDE now i am trying to store the script files to TFS source control. Is it possible? any links or videos plz.
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Selenium IDE - Selecting an option from Popup Menu

I am new to Selenium IDE and not very good at coding.Trying to record few actions and selenium throws error. I would like to select an option from the Popup Menu. I tried all possible combinations. ...
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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 ...
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LDAP Injection Tutorials

I am testing LDAP and trying to check the LDAP Security - LDAP Injection is an attack used to exploit web based applications that construct LDAP statements based on user input - so i want Cheat Sheet ...
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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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Getting and logging the selenium version used in a groovy project

I'm using Selenium in my Groovy application as a Maven dependency. Now I'm looking for a way to log the used Selenium Version to the console. I tried this: BuildInfo info = new BuildInfo(); def ...
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How to enter OTP code for verification using Tellurium

Hiii everyone! Every time I verify mail through gmail, it shows a page "Verify It's Your page". How am I able to enter OTP when each time I run the test cases I get new OTP. I want to click the ...
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Driver lost focus

I have one test case with java selenium webdriver. When I go to the login, everything is OK, but when I go to the other click in the new show, driver can´t find the object. Selenium IDE captured the ...
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Selenium - How to get table rows visible in the dialogbox?

In a Selenium Junit test, for a table with 'n' rows in a dialog box of a webpage, I am able to calculate number of rows using Table.size() (Table is a List of elements which finds elements with tag ...
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How to get the Event Object of the Click event on Selenium IDE?

I am a newb at selenium thing. I have image map area and on click event of this area a function is firing where the click Event Object is being passed to do some calculation. I have recorded the ...
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Performance testing of a Silverlight application, using JMeter [duplicate]

I am trying to test the performance of a Silverlight application using JMeter. can you please tell me is that possible? If it is possible, can you please provide me the detailed steps to be followed. ...
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Does anyone have experience automating test cases for COBOL programs?

Now I am trying with a java library called tn5250j, which provides scripting capabilities, but it is not well documented and I didn't find much experiences on internet. Does anyone have experience ...
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Locating android app element by xpath for hybrid app

For any hybrid android app automation, let's say for login module which includes username, password and login button app elements, can we locate these elements by xpath using class and index ...
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How to fill CAPTCHA using automation?

How can I automate, 'Enter CAPTCHA' using Selenium Web Driver ?
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How to find Img Src property value for Insight Objects in UFT for descriptive programming?

How can I find out the path where Insight object images are saved in the hard drive ? I need this value to update img src property for Descriptive programming in InsightObject("ImgSrc:=").I checked in ...
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How to test facebook friend request sent or not by using selenium webdriver with java?

I want to prepare one facebook script for friend request sent or not.In facebook use three button for friend section and only any one is visible other is hidden. Any have idea to make script for this ...
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I;m a beginner need guidance which software needs to be learnt to be an expert in vba automation

Hi I'm a finance person want to automate things what we do in excel, outloook guide me what language i need to learn to be a VBA expert. Br uday
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How to automatically test TSQL?

I am not a tester, but SQL Developer. Can you advise me about more propper (in your opinion) way to make automatic testing of TSQL. I use SQL 2008R2 and SQL2012. I see that there is only one or two ...
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hybrid app automation using appium - device hangs

I have been trying to automate an android mobile app (hybrid) for a few days using appium in a real mobile device. My script is just to launch the app. The script works and app gets launched but the ...
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Architecture design for UI automation using selenium Web Driver

I am new to both Automation and selenium. I am planning to write an automated tests for the UI using selenium web drivers in the py.test. I would like to know what is the best architecture (not the ...
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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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(QTP / UFT) How to change an Insight image during execution?

Is it possible to change an Insight image during the execution of a test? That way, I can have a single object in my object repository, for example "AbstractInsightObj" I am looking to do something ...
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MS test Manager Training?

Using MS Test Manager to manage my test cases and looking for a certification course for Test Manager and automation testing using Coded UI. Any suggestions on finding a company that offers MS ...
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Verify Quality of Video and Audio Played using Automation Scripts

I have few audio and video files which I need to play and verify the files are playing perfect or there is choppy audio or issues with pixel when videos are playing. We can easily verify this ...
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IOS: How to handle the Google ads appearing randomly while automating the IOS App test

I am getting random (Google) ads (banners) while automating the App test. The ads are covering the full screen of the device and there is one cross-mark at the top of the ad to close it. I tried ...
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Automation script for Minimal Form Interface with dynamic ids [duplicate]

I am trying to automate a minimal form interface using Selenium to capture an element & later Java code. But the challenge is the minimal form has only one input container which is constantly ...
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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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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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Triggering Appium testing scripts in IOS/Android

I am new to mobile automation. I need to know the ways we can achieve triggering automation scripts. Need to trigger my testing scripts when mobile OS is upgraded. Need to trigger my testing scripts ...
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How to automate a download popup in browsers other than firefox in linux and Mac?

For automating a download popup in Firefox, we use Firefox Profile and for other browsers I've used AutoIt. Is there any other way to work around it in windows? And coming to the main question, I've ...
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What are the trade-offs of using page objects instead of a collection of functions in UI automation?

I've been using Selenium off and on for the past two years. Recently I've been seeing more references to page objects. (I'm referring to page objects as an means of organizing UI automation code -- ...
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Automatic Test generators for Intellij

I am currently looking for auto-Test generating tools for IntelliJ for java.I could only get evosuite. Are there other tools\plugins that can be integrated with IntelliJ for auto-test code generation? ...
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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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Showing Null pointer exception can you please help me check code below

Test: package com.digitalmqc.automation.ff.projectstests; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.support.PageFactory; import org.testng.annotations.Test; import ...
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Fully qualify window path after upgrading to QTP 11?

After I upgraded from QTP 10 to 11, it required me to fully qualify my window paths using descriptive programming. For example, this sort of thing used to work in QTP 10: ...