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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int i$1 = 0; I encountered this syntax in java. Could someone please explain what “$” means in a java variable? [on hold]

I have with me, a piece of code which I am not able to understand. It is as follows: String[] i$ = pairsColumnValues; int result = pairsColumnValues.length; for(int i$1 = 0; i$1 < result; ++i$1) {...
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How to scroll in html table of webpage?

A web page is showing a table of the first 10 data items out of 150. I want to scroll that table until the element is found. How can I achieve this? I refereed this question http://stackoverflow....
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Which tool is used for website link checking and spelling checking in manual testing

Currently I am checking a website. In the website I need to check spelling errors and broken links. Is there is any software/tool to do this task?
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Is it possible to use MS Coded UI Test framework to test Java GUI application?

MSDN page Supported Configurations and Platforms for Coded UI Tests and Action Recordings tells that Java platform is not supported. But now Java development is possible with Visual Studio Team ...
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QTP 11.0 not recording actions in IE 11

I am trying to do simple recording of actions in Web-page using HP QTP 11.0. QTP is ran under admin user. The settings used are: Record and Run Settings > Web > Open the following address when a ...
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Open source tools for automation of testing Java GUI applications

The testing tool for Java GUI applications I know is: Jemmy - library that contains methods to reproduce all user actions which can be performed on Swing/AWT components (i.e. button pushing, text ...
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Selenium Automation Testing

How to know what is the last xpath value on an element?? How can we count the number of elements present with this xpath value which just differs with li [ Values ] ?? driver.findElement(By.xpath("./...
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In QTP 12.51, how to identify dynamical element generated using ajax/jquery form

In my Datatable three rows present.After clicking on Add button new row is generateed and i need to put input values from datatable. Problem : How to identify field of each row dynamically for ...
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How to test the multiple test cases in a single test case using selenium webdriver

I am in confusion to write the test cases for one of my requirement.I have a signup process it will have 8 steps to complete a signup.How to write a test script for all steps by validating the each ...
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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 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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Exception in thread “main” java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:

I a getting this error , I have already added all the the libraries and dependencies jar file. I dont understand where is the problem ? Error shows like this : Exception in thread "main" java.lang....
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Regression Test Automation in Scrum: Why and When? [on hold]

There are many reasons why you actually do want to automate lots of things, and “test automation” is very broad term and covers many different topics. I usually distinguish Sanity/Smoke and Regression ...
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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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Remote deployment on WAS using websphere deployer plugin of jenkins

I want to deploy an application on websphere application server(8.5.5) from Jenkins using websphere deployer plugin. I have attached the two required jars. I can telnet the WAS server from jenkins ...
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Where to start learning test automation from?

Nervously looking at job posts, automation and programming is no longer "good-to-have". It is almost a must. I'm a manual tester looking to start working towards automated testing/test automation. I ...
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Unable to open the specified URL on a real device while running Selenium tests using ios-driver

I am trying to automate mobile web testing using ios-driver on an iPhone 6 plus (real device). The Safari browser opens but the specified URL (google.com in this case) is not opened (i.e. only "about:...
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Integrating the automation results with Test link test management tool

I am trying to integrate the testlink with selenium scripts. When I am trying to update test case result (pass/fail) in test link using test link api calls, I am getting the following error... ...
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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 attribute?...
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Identifying and sending an e-mail in outlook using Geb-Groovy framework

i have a test case where user clicks on a button to send an e-mail and user's default e-mail client opens up. In my case I am using outlook as my default e-mail client. What would be the best way to ...
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Automated functional test scenarios management

In complex projects with multiple end-to-end functional test scenarios there is a need for maintenance and execution of these test scenarios. For that purpose I've been using Cucumber and found it to ...
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RFT 8.6 : Failed to enable Firefox31.4 ESR and IE11 browser with JRE 1.7 on Windows 7 Professional SP1 ( 64bit)

I am trying to configure RFT 8.6 with the installed browsers but getting errors while doing it, below are the configurations details of my setup followed up with the error I am facing... RFT 8.6 on ...
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MotioCI - String value validations/assertions

I am working on doing a POC for automated regression testing of Cognos reports using MotioCI. I have gone through the assertions and it seems only numeric data can be validated. Is there a way to ...
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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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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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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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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?

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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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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Running Selenium webdriver scripts in android device (Samsung galaxy tab)-Portrait mode

I have been stuck in an issue while running selenium webdriver script in android device -Portrait mode. Script is running successfully in landscape mode but when we run the same script in android ...
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Under what circumstances is Sikuli better for test automation than Selenium or Watir?

The Sikuli website says: Sikuli is a visual technology to automate and test graphical user interfaces (GUI) using images (screenshots). Under what circumstances is Sikuli a better technology ...
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How to send value into codeMirror textfield through Selenium webdriver

How do I set the value to codeMirror text field through Selenium. I am able to click on the text field through xpath. But not able to set a value to it. I tried using sendKeys() method, but it's ...
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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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HP-UFT Organizing Test Projects

Does anyone have any tips or good links for how to best organize projects in HP-UFT? I'm just beginning to use UFT rather than MTM and am finding some aspects unwieldy. What I'm trying to do is as ...
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Export list of testNG tests within a project/suite?

I have a selenium framework in combination with TestNG. Is it possible to export a list of all test names are their associated descriptions?
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How do I export test cases from HP Sprinter as XML import to HP UFT?

I have created a Test in HP Sprinter and want that test to execute in HP UFT. . I have gone through this link but I am unable to export the test cases in .xml format. According to the link this is the ...
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Test Management Tool for Cucumber part 2

I saw there is already a question on this, as well as an answer in this link: Test Management Tool for Cucumber But I have a doubt, as is suggested I used Jenkins and created a job to execute my ...
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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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Plugin of Maven - Automated test

I need to run automated test on Bamboo (Atlassian) but i don't know what plugin of maven use. The automated test are with Selenium and Java.
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Downloading a file using Selenium Webdriver C# not working

I am using Selenium Webdriver with C# for creating Automation test cases and have encountered an issue i.e. not able to automate the file download windows pop-up. On doing search over web, I found ...
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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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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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Automation Java - Android - How to get items from a ListView?

I'm trying to get the items from a ListView so I can compare them with of expected results. The thing is that I can't figure out how to get those Elements. I'm also the developer of the App, so I'm ...
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How to shutdown remote AVD headless emulator from command line on window 7?

I'm trying to handle AVD headless emulator from command line on window 7. I start AVD emulator with command: "emulator -avd emulator -no-audio -no-window" and then i try to shut it down by closing ...
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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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How best to test file download links using Selenium

On a website I am testing we have various links that download PDF files to the users computer. Our selenium suite runs nightly on bamboo, if we were to download the various files overnight it ...
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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 ...