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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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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(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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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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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: ...
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How to revert the changes made by selenium in a tear down process?

I am in a situation where I have to revert all the changes which I made while testing the application. Is there any way of doing this in Testng? Suppose if I have added something into the ...
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Importance of test automation experience to advancing in QA departments

I am a test engineer with about 7 years of work experience. I am not an computer science / engineering graduate. I have done a post graduate conversion course that included a good mix of software ...
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How to launch Safari Driver in Selenium?

I'm trying to launch Safari Driver, but it gives error while launching. Which is the exact procedure to launch Safari? could you please explain? package configuration; import ...
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Property transfer in SOAP UI using xpath

I am using SOAP UI open source. In this version we don't have the option to create xpath like in pro version so I created the xpath using different tool and tried to transfer properties in my test ...
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Automation testing tool for BI Reports

I currently have a task to test BI reports. Is there is any automation tool to test BI Reports(Business Intelligence Reports)? Also what are the key factors needed to validate BI reports.
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Jenkins Build Is Hanging

We are using jenkins for the continuous integration. I have already created a jenkins job for running all my robot framework automation test scripts & Everything was absolutely working fine. But ...
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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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Selenium IDE - Actual use- seeking a practical example

What is the actual use of Selenium IDE? Apart from playback and record How can we use this tool to check the validations of a simple login form in website?
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Problem in First soapUI Project

I have downloaded SoapUI trial from SoapUI site, went to the following page: http://www.soapui.org/Getting-Started/your-first-soapui-project.html created a soapUI project; added following WSDL: ...
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How to run multiple test cases without running before and after class again and again

I want to know how run multiple files without running the before class() again and again. E.g.: Consider i am writing test case for GMail login.java : Which contains complete testing of the login ...
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Advice for manual tester moving to working in automated testing [duplicate]

I am seeking some solid career advice from experienced Test Engineers or QA Analysts around this forum. My background:I have been a test engineer with Quality Assurance, Business, and EDI in ...
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Implications of UI testing in Linux instead of Windows

I'm currently working on parallelizing my Selenium tests using Selenium Grid and Docker. Right now my test suite is running on Chrome in Windows - the issue is that Docker can only create Linux ...
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How to start on QTP to automate a java swing application?

I have to start my automation on java swing application using QTP. I am quite a newbie in qtp. All I need is some documentation of the TOOL on how to get things configured and a step by step guide on ...
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What are good automated testing resources? [duplicate]

As a Beginner, i am performing Manual Testing very well. But when it comes to automated testing, I have struggled somewhat. I have used Load Runner fairly well. i am trying to learn more about using ...
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What frameworks are good for a beginner in automated functional testing? [duplicate]

I want to start doing some functional testing. I tried some time ago in Java and Selenium, but seemed to run into a number of problems with configuration. Previously I have made simple tests with ...
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Implementation of specialized testing component

I have to design and implement tests for a project. In order to be able to re-use and automate the tests within several frameworks and tools (mostly for integration, functional and acceptance ...
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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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verify element padding using Galen Framework

I am in process of evaluating Galen as UI automation framework. I am blocked at one point where Galen is unable to give correct results in case of padding around an element. This is the sample DOM. ...
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How to send key '(' and '!' to Selenium Web Driver?

I was trying to do write a test a case for a website that takes in the Java code , compiles it and runs it. However, while writing the test case , the text-area that takes input did not have all the ...
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Is there a similar tool to Selenium? [closed]

Do you know any application that is similar as Selenium, both commerical and open source? Can you recommend me any application except Selenium?
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How to mark all the checkboxes with Selenium Webdriver using Java?

I want to mark all the checkboxes in a page using selenium webdriver? How can I implement that?
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What strategy should follow for Testing after complete data migration process?

We are migrating our legacy product to new product with database changes. I have following questions : What process should we follow ? What are major risk factors? What if we found blocker or ...
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How much automated testing should we do?

I work in a software engineering department consisting of several development teams. The department is mature in most agile methods except automated testing as we have old manual testers. We have ...
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Which testing library this code comes from?

Which testing library this code comes from and what anti-patterns it contains? private String toString(int status) { switch(status) { case 1: return "SUCCESS"; case 2: ...
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Need to get the value from h1 tag

Need xpath for the below script where i need to store the number 3: <div class="col-xs-4"> <div class="col-xs-8"> <small class="stat-label"> <a style="color:#fff;" ...
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Test automation for microservices architecture

I am in charge of implementing QA processes and test automation for a project using microservices architecture. Project has one public api that makes some data available. So I will automate API ...
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RFT: Facing problem while recording while using Mozilla..

Facing issue while recording using RFT in mozilla firefox browser.. not able to enable environment for mozilla, even after installing RFT enabler for firefox. Getting errors like: Record resume pause ...
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Executing large number of test cases

I have 120 test cases in my project. All those test cases are running on a live site. Here I configured all these 120 test cases in a single suite (TestNG.xml) file. It's taking 4 to 5 hours to ...
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parse error in test cases string: unexpected escaped character

I am trying to run my squish test on slave machine (windows) using jenkins from master machine (windows). When i tried to run test case from squish IDE from slave machine it is working fine. Same ...
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using @parameter annotation in testng test case throwing exception

@BeforeClass @Parameters("folderName") public void setUp(String folderName) { createLogger(this.getClass().getSimpleName(),folderName); configureDriver(); } @AfterClass public void tearDown() ...
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Multilingual iOS app testing

How can I test multilingual iOS app? any tool or methodology please suggest the app I want to test is using three languages, English, Arabic & French
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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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Cross platform testing with electron apps

I was wondering if anyone had any experiences doing cross platform (windows,mac,linux) testing with electron apps. Did you end up having to host everything yourself or were there any cloud services ...
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Protecting credentials in Selenium project

Is there a method and/or best practice for protecting credentials in a Selenium project using Java? The two main ones for my application will be user credentials for logging into the site, and DB ...
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Is writing unit tests difficult for me as a QA engineer?

I currently work as a QA engineer and work a lot with Java, Selenium and test automation. But, unit tests are something the developers have been doing and something that I fear. Is it difficult? Do ...
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Automating file comparison (different formats like csv, text etc)

I am trying to automate the file comparison which are available in different formats. Is there any tool which can be helpful for this scenario?
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JMeter: Iterating over a set of CSV files over a set of links - nested loops

I have a set of JSP Pages for each I have a set of links to use for the response time measurements. In order to aggregate the results correctly I am trying to run a foreach controller over a loop ...
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Are there any tools to test whether the response code is not equal to 404 or etc by reading the URLs from a CSV file

I want to check the status code of a URL by reading the URL from a CSV file and "hitting it" with a browser. How can I achieve this functionality? Are there any tools for that?
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How to upload a csv file from local machine using robot framework script?

Is there any option in robot framework to upload a csv file ( or any kind of file ) from local machine ? Here is my testing scenario - While clicking on 'Upload file' button a new window will pop ...