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 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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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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Automated GUI Testing of MFC/Dynamic HTML embedded Desktop Application

I am working on finding an automated testing tool for a POC project at my organisation. In past I have worked on automation of desktop and web applications using Selenium,QTP and CodedUI. These tools ...
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What is Guerilla testing?

What exactly does Guerilla Testing cover? What can be done in Guerilla Testing? Why is Guerilla Testing used? Is Guerilla Testing especially for UX Design?
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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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can we create a software application for the full script of selenium coding we have done? [closed]

If we have created some selenium code for web application testing. After completion of the script coding, can we create a java application or something like that?
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Problem in clicking on icon

I am trying to click the image icon via xPath, but when I run the code the link present on image icon is not opening. Could you please help me in resolving this issue?
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Accessing Jenkins build dir from browser

My tests are taking screenshots. However, screenshots are taking a lot of space. So we have decided to store them within build directory, e.g. /home/dev/jenkins/jobs/run-authng-sqa-phantomjs-tests-...
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Winforms+WPF Automation software tool

I work for an IT company which has two applications developed, one in Winforms and the other one in WPF (both of these apps comunicate with each other). I'm a QA Tester but I honestly don't know how ...
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How to set up a Software testing process

I have been assigned a task to create a Testing process in the company. Our company uses Agile methodology. The task is to create a generic plan which determines the role of a QA/Tester in the ...
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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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How to run TestNG failed test cases in Jenkins for Maven project?

I am new to Jenkins and I have configured it on my Windows PC. I have to run failed test cases twice before considering that they are failing. I am using TestNG and Selenium Webdriver for writing test ...
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Is it possible to create something like PageObjects with SeeTest?

We reflect to use SeeTest for mobile app test automation. I am familiar with Selenium 2 / WebDriver and love to use PageObjects. Is it possible to create PageObjects or something similar with SeeTest?...
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Good resources/tutorials/tips for beginner doing automation?

I've just started automating all the tests our team has (~5000). I'm using Telerik Test Studio for the Silverlight automation. I have some tests written, but I'm quickly realizing that with each test ...
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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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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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Automating email verification feature of an application?

I'm helping to automate an new web application, part of this application requires email verification. What are the industry standards for automating the black hole known as "email"? What I'm trying to ...
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What is a good website to hack around using Selenium?

I want to learn Selenium, but I don't know what to code. Sure, I can throw Google some queries, I can fill out some forms, press buttons, find divs and links, etc. But I think this stuff is pretty ...
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how to run failed testcases using TestNG?

I created jar when i run on command prompt i am able to see result, what i want is "i need to run failed test cases if there is any" public class DemoProjectClass { public static void main(...
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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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What are the advanced tools/technologies used in Automation testing? [closed]

This is the very interesting question asked to me in 2nd technical round of interview. I have told him about advanced automation tools like- Selenium, Appium, Selendroid, Sikuli. Is there any other ...
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What is the best approach to write the automation test cases that run on particular instances of time?

My application has several jobs which runs 4-6 times a day and changes the system state and many configurations. Now I want to write automation test cases which will verify this state transitions and ...
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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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Automated testing for mobile applications

I am looking for an application like selenium but for mobile devices such as android/IOS would anyone have any applications that would suit this description?
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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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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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Coded UI - How to launch website in IE InPrivate Browsing mode?

I am trying to launch my website by default in IE InPrivate mode so I can get rid of tons of code to handle multiple scenarios (listed below) script may counter during execution. My goal is to run ...
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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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Automating Restful API — Tools?

I've been automating our restful api's using retrofit and testNG. Basically, I create a POJO-Model... send the request in retrofit and do the assertions on the model. Example: public interface ...
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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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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 to run all Selenium test cases via batch file

I am a noob in Java and automation so please bear with me if I get the terminology wrong. I have a class file that can open a browser and navigate to google.com and then closes the browser. There’s ...
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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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I am about to automate the Web API testing, how to initiate

There is a web API (RESTful) which is used by our mobile applications. Untill now we were manually testing it through mobile devices. Now, as per our client requirement, we need to automate 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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Selenium Web driver and Mozilla Firefox Compatibility

Currently am using selenium-java-2.53.0,can you tell me which is the most stable FF version for it.
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where can I find good Geb tutorials?

Where can I find tutorials for GeB automation tool? I couldn't find any tutorials online. Currently, I am a manual tester that uses QTP and Load runner. My company wants me to learn Geb as well.
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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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Running parallel scripting in Selenium Web driver for Firefox, do I need Selenium Grid?

I have a process, using Selenium Web driver for Firefox, for automatic look up for information on one specific site. Due to the volume of the data being looked up, I will need to run parallel ...
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How to do performance/load testing of a mobile App?

Is it useful to do separate load testing on a mobile App? I mean a mobile App is just a light weight client/viewer (like a browser) which internally calls some services/web API's. So, can we say load ...
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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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What is Test Bed? How to use it?

Is Test bed a Tool? Or is it an Environment set-up? How to use Test Bed? Where to Use Test Bed? If its an plugin, how to configure it with Automated tools? What is difference between Test Bed and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How To Handle Dynamic Changing IDs In XPath?

Example : //div[@id='post-body-3647323225296998740']/div[1]/form[1]/input[1] In this XPath id "3647323225296998740" Is changing every time when reloading the page. How to handle this type of ...
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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 &...