The Apache JMeter desktop application is open source software, a 100% pure Java application designed to load test functional behavior and measure performance. It was originally designed for testing Web Applications but has since expanded to other test functions.

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How to record in JMeter when proxy settings is configured to connect to internet

To record scripts in JMeter we need to run the proxy on local port 8080, where as in browser I need to configure for internet connectivity proxy to connect to internet. The company I work for is ...
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Using a variable in the filename textfield of CSV dataset config in JMeter

I want to parameterize the filename textfield of CSV dataset config. I am writing into different files for every user that I'm using in JMeter, hence I need to parameterize the filename option in the ...
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JMeter Report Dashboard

Most recent version of JMeter has an option to generate Report Dashboard which is great, but i am struggling to customize it to match my needs. I am running performance tests for every new version of ...
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JMeter: Holding Session for a certain period of time

Is it possible to hold a session for a certain period of time using JMeter? While using "Ultimate Thread Group" it seems that it is holding the threads but in the mean time requests are flooding my ...
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How to get previous result x2 in JMeter?

I've a BeanShell Assertion within a HTTP Request sampler: The previous result can be obtained using the script ctx.getPreviousResult(), but how can we get the result before the previous result?
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How to do non-subsequent URL rewriting in JMeter?

I'm trying to extract jsessionid from a sampler's response and reuse it for a third sampler. The sampler in between these two is an independent HTTP request which must not utilize any jsessionids. I'...
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Am I missing anything professionally in my jmeter plan?

I have been requested to perform load testing for website and after that decision to purchase new server will depends on me so I do not want to take any wrong decision or risk. Requirement: 1 - Put ...
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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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How to check latency time in Jmeter?

What settings do I need to use so I can check latency time in Jmeter?
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Can any one explain how the Jmeter listeners work

Jmeter has many Listeners. How do they work and how is different types of graphs and results generated.
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Creating a test script for editing the user details using the jmeter

I am new to Jmeter, I have one scenario where I need to do a load test i.e editing a user's details. -> Need to login with credentials ->Need to update the values Above steps need to be performed ...
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How to load test a very complex, security heavy application?

Testing can sometimes get tricky. Especially when the application is very complex. I am currently working on a project and I have no idea how to test this. I work a lot with CMS based websites and ...
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Jmeter Web driver sampler

Jmeter has a webdriver sampler. We have to write the scripts. We have scripts written in opkey, a selenium based tool. Can we integrate both of them. So that we don't have to write scripts in jmeter.
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Performance testing - analysing results in Jmeter

I am using Jmeter (started using it a few days ago) as a tool to simulate a load of 300 threads using a csv data file that contains login credentials for 3 system users. This objective is to measure ...
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I'm facing content encoding = utf-8 problem while testing a web application using jmeter

I’m new to Jmeter and I am currently testing a web application using Jmeter. When I’m trying to record using "HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder", Jmeter records 'two' HTTP Request for 'one' static screen (...
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Using JMeter behind a proxy

I am new to JMeter and trying to run a test from behind a corporate proxy. I read on the same from apache site and followed the same process so as to run the test. However, i am still unable to ...
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Unable to launch Citrix application through JMeter

I am trying to test a standalone application on the Citrix platform using JMeter. I have installed the Citrix receiver as well as the JMeter ICA plugin for the same. But I am not able to launch the ...
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Junit 4 checkbox in jmeter getting cleared when running test

I wrote a junit 4 test case. The test is using selenium web driver. It works fine when running from eclipse. I then copied the exported jar file to jmeter lib/junit folder. The class name and test ...
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JMeter test simultaneous users with sequential requests

I have a problem. I would like to do sequential http request with JMeter but with simultaneous users. Example : I've got 100 users and at the same time they try to do : Login Do stuff 1 Do stuff 2 ...
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My Jmeter scenario doesn't loop with thread-group

I'm not so new to Jmeter.But my scenario doesn't loop if I set loopCount or set endless loop in ThreadGroup. It just does onetime loop and stop testing without any errors. Usually I can make a ...
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Can Apache Jmeter be used to measure the load time for a specific action

I am new to performance testing. Can Apache Jmeter be used to measure the load time for a specific action, such as response time for a button click by simultaneous users. If yes how this is performed ...
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How to login a page using JMeter?

I wanted to login my page using JMeter, i have used login config element with appropriate username and password, but it doesn't work. So please help me and guide me to solve this problem.
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Should load test validate functionality?

I am developing a loadtest to a customer who is saying that if a certain response contains "bla:bla" I should execute a different path in load test. On client side it means that a certain button is ...
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Trying to simulate users logging in but staying idle

I'm trying to simulate the scenarios where 1000+ users log in at once, and stay logged in for a set amount of time. While those 1000+ users are still logged into the server, another set logs in as ...
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Jmeter's WebDriver Sampler VS. Selenium

Now that Jmeter has a webdriver sampler, is there anything that regular selenium can do to test a UI, that Jmeter still can't? For example, I use Selenium in Java to do things like getting html ...
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How to use the If controller in the Jmeter

I want to check if title = google if yes then hit yahoo.com else do nothing could anyone please help with this. I am new to Jmeter.
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In Jmeter, After Login, A graph is displayed apart from some menus

Here is the Scenario : When i login to the application, a graph is displayed with some main menus on the left side of the page. The graph takes some time to get displayed say 3 to 4 seconds but the ...
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JMeter: how to trigger all multiple requests at same time

I have defined a few samplers in JMeter. I want to trigger all those samplers at same time. Example: Say, I have 5 users and 5 samplers. I want each sampler is triggered at same time by each of user. ...
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I have 100 Threads in thread group and Ramp up time as 20. Will these 100 threads concurrent if ramp-up time is 20 Seconds?

Is Ramp-up time in Jmeter affects concurrency ? I have 100 Threads in thread group and Ramp up time as 20. Will these 100 threads concurrent if ramp-up time is 20 Seconds? As per theory, I have ...
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Issue with Reading CSV file when doing Distributed testing in Jmeter

I have a satisfactory test plan, that I have been using to test with from single load generation server to our application server which reads data from a CSV file. I have been been asked to setup and ...
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Does load testing affect local pc CPU usage and physical memory?

I am doing load testing of one website. Website is hosted on another server i.e Godaddy. I have installed Jmeter on my local machine and configured necessary things to start load testing. When I ...
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How should I present my report or result of the performance test to my client

We have a WCF Restful web service which communicates with thousands of hardware endpoints. These end points communicate on daily basis with the service within a time span of 5 hours. There are about ...
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How to build a test for iterative HTTP requests using JMeter?

Background I would like to probe our own map tile server and for this I'd like to have a loop from which I could request individual tiles, each time a different one. Our tile server is based on ...
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Does my CPU and RAM configuration affect my JMeter Performance test results

I am trying to generate 13000 users/threads in 1300 seconds (RAMP up time), it is getting stuck after say executing some 12000 threads and then I have to stop the test which fails the remaining ...
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What type of script is written in BSF preprocessor..?

I have got some jmeter scripts which have used BSF preprocessor. I don't what type of programming it is. sample code: Random=Parameters; var DayOfLogs =""; if (Random == 1) { DayOfLogs = "...
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Jmeter: Could anyone explain me detailed explanation of the following terms in Graph Results?

Jmeter: Could anyone explain me detailed explanation of the following terms in Graph Results? I have looped single user request for 100 time (i.e no of samples :100) for www.google.com and then i got ...
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Using Selenium scripts with JMeter for load testing

I'm facing an untraceable problem in creating a 50 users load test on a JSF web application. The approach that I'm following is this: Writing a test script in Eclipse using Selenium RC API. ...
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What is a good method to add load to automated test cases using JMeter?

My company has a bunch of automated test cases for our regression sweeps made using Selenium. We would like to add load to some of them but can't figure out a viable way to do it because the data can ...
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Jmeter: What is the actual difference between two tests which ran for different Time Duration (only hold load time changes)?

Test 1: Ultimate Thread Group= 1500 Http Sampler (Only Login Requests) Total Test Duration= 5 mins (held load for 3 min) Constant throughput timer=100/sec. Output of Test 1: Test 2: Same as ...
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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 run the simultaneous threads through a Jmeter

How 100 user hits a site at a time????? I created a test plan for an ecommerce site to process checkout Here< Thread group = 1 ramp up = 0 Loop count= 100 But what i get is 2nd thread is started ...
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Setting up RAMP UP TIME and delay between requests in JMETER

If I set the number of threads to 50 and ramp up time to 750 - does it mean that 15 users will come on site every second? If yes then how can I set a delay between users? Because for requests I am ...
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Load generating on server using Jmeter

I have a requirement to do load test on an API (which is having response as a json .No UI and etc). What is the best component to use to test with 100 users or more .Which thread group is best to use ...
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How should I intrepret the JMeter result

Below is my result of Load test with JMeter. What my client is asking is, when should we consider up scaling of our system. How can you determine the bottlenecks in the below results. Also for 1000 ...
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Jmeter - HTTP Cookie Manager

What exactly is the usage of HTTP Cookie manager. How do we determine, while writing a script that the website needs a HTTP Cookie Manager.
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JMeter: how to specify header for page request but not for embedded resource requests?

I am load-testing a page that has embedded resources. The test needs to load the page and its embedded resources. The page request needs to specify an HTTP header: a Host header, e.g. Host: abc. ...
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Sending in consecutive sets of users in jmeter

My question is similar to this one: Trying to simulate users logging in but staying idle However, there weren't really any suggestions on how to implement on jmeter. More specifically, this is the ...
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Multiple instances of the browsers- Jmeter

I have created a Thread Group which has Firefox Driver Config , a Web driver Sampler and a View Results Tree Listener. I have also added CSV Data set Config and passing username and Passwords through ...
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How to handle captcha in Jmeter?

I have created a test plan for a user for a web application. The test plan is running as expected, but on the registration screen, the user has to enter a captcha. I'm not able to handle it from ...
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CSVs and JMeter: using variables from a line in multiple samplers

I'm trying to create a test with JMeter to log in many users and test a website. Each user has a username, a password, and a special id number. The associated id number needs to go into the URL for ...