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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Where can I find good JMeter tutorials?

I have just been assigned the tasks of doing some research and doing some JMeter tests of my own to get familiar with performance testing. As I have never used this tool before, I would just like to ...
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Load Testing, Selenium Vs Jmeter Vs other tools

I have been using Selenium/Webdriver for functional testing in a grid setup. We are in the process of transitioning to a Solr based search service. I already have Solrmeter for load testing the ...
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Looking for open source, Java-based tool for performance testing

Goal: I have an enterprise application written in java to test for performance. I need to do it separately, so I will be basically simulating a user interaction over http/https. My findings: ...
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Getting a random line from a file with Jmeter

I know that jmeter has a CSV based controller, but this will just read the lines sequentially, one per thread/iteration. I also know that you can use __StringFromFile() to read in a line from a ...
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Nothings gets recorded when using JMeter for load testing of Vaddin-based app

We have been trying to do a Quick Load test on one of the POC application developed in Vaddin using JMeter tool, the server is hosted on local network. The settings for automating Vaddin application ...
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which version of jmeter-plugins (>=0.3.0) can work under JDK 1.5?

Which version of jmeter-plugins (version >= 0.3.0) can work under JDK 1.5? And which version of JMeter is compatible with this version of jmeter-plugins?
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How to stop thread in JMeter?

I need to stop thread in JMeter when some condition is satisfied. How can i do this? I suppose there should be some method like Thread.Stop() or something like this but can't find concrete info.
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Applications that export JMeter-compatible JMX files?

Are there any other tools that can cooperate with JMeter tool? For example I record script and then export it to JMeter. I know that I can export jmx file to JMeter using BadBoy aplication but is ...
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Tools to measuring page rendering time

I'm using Jmeter at my organization for performance testing. The application is a secured web portal that provides a lot of reports and documents to its user. A major issue that I've run into is ...
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Jmeter's threads got stuck and never end

I'm working on some Jmeter scripts, everything seems to work just fine; they got recorded and run properly (for a couple of users anyway). The problem appears when I run the scripts for more than ...
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Maximum number of threads supported by jmeter

I want to do load test with 10000 users using jmeter. I want to know whether my system is capable of doing that. My System Configuration : Ram: 4GB Processor : Intel core 2 quad 2.50 GHz OS: ...
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server configuration to serve 500 requests in jmeter

I have a scenario to do load test. Ex : Each user has to request to 10 urls in the application.This scenario has to be done for 500 or more users . But when I am trying with 20 users it's giving a ...
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How to determine breaking point of my application when performance testing from jMeter

I am doing some performance testing with jMeter on my application. I've check marked Retrieve all Embedded Resources and Clear cache on each iteration. For the thread group I've got: Number of ...
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JMeter Concurrent Users Count Practice

I have a web application which is working in production and there are 2000+ users of my application. Now I have to perform performance testing on the system so is there any idea how many concurrent ...
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Is it worth having one set of tests for both functional and performance testing?

I have been writing RESTful service tests using Jersey client. Though the tests are functional, it occurerd to me that I can execute same tests from JMeter and for performance (With some tweak of ...
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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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Comparison of JMeter vs Visual Studio Load Test

My organization is currently planning to test the load capability of our web application (we live in a third-world country, of which testing practice is a very new thing here). In accommodating this ...
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Performance testing with 100 users: how to read links from CSV file in JMeter?

I am using JMeter to do performance testing of a site. I need to test various links of a site (no need to login) with 100 users and loop it for some number of times. I want to put those links in a ...
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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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what is the concurrent users in load testing using Jmeter

in Jmeter, for a thread group, the number of thread users is 20, ramp-up period is 5s, the loop count is 10, so what is the concurrent users in this situation.
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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 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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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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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 - Unable to capture the request after click on download link

I am facing one of the problem in my application at the time of downloading a file. I am unable to capture the request after click on download link. So may be anybody can guide me how to capture these ...
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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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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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While loop working in JMeter

I am working on an script which is using a while loop and I am not able to properly understand the behavior of while loop. like When does the condition become false...? From where does it takes ...
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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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JMeter: how to show 99% instead of 90% in Aggregate Report?

Aggregate Report in JMeter by default shows 90% line latency (is that even latency?). I'm asked to provide 99%. Can't figure out where that value could be changed. Any help is appreciated.
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Jmeter throws “org.apache.http.NoHttpResponseException”

We use Jmeter to do performance testing. I gave 10 threads(10 users) with ramp up time 60 secs, 4 out 10 users failing to logout getting org.apache.http.NoHttpResponseException: The target server ...
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How to run JMeter test plan for specified amount of time?

How to run an JMeter test plan that it should be completed in specified time or it should be terminated within that stipulated time? Please throw me light on this question.
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Problems with reading from CSV in while condition in JMeter

With different users I need to log to the same page and with every user I need to send same requests which contain some numbers that I have stored in CSV file (001, 002, 003) in every column one ...
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JMeter test for Cas Log into AJAX application

I am trying to load test an AJAX application with cas log in. I recorded and played back the script; I saw user info in log just after recording it and playing back, but as soon as I closed HNX and ...
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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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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 does not run in windows 7 (64-bit)

I want to start using Jmeter for performance testing but I am unable to run it on my system. When i tried to open Jmeter.bat through command line it display these errors java.lang.Throwable: Could ...
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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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Different throughput per functionality in JMeter testplan

I am using JMeter to loadtest a webapplication. We are using realistic throughput values based on Google Analytics. Each functionality has to deal with a different throughput level (eg. some pages are ...
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What does “hold load for” mean in jmeter, and how do I disable it?

In the stepping and ultimate thread group, there is an option that says "hold load for". What does this mean? From what I've read, it seems to repeat the thread in a loop within the set amount of ...
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How to design scenario in JMeter

I am new to JMeter,and started learning as we as exploring the tool. Currently we are using Performance Center for Load testing. Eventually we will move to JMeter. Here is the scenario how we ...
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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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Firing different requests in every iteration

I am using JMeter to simulate 10 users firing requests every 40 seconds. I have created 100 different requests but after every 40 seconds, each user is firing all 100 requests. I want to make it in ...
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Difference between Jmeter load test scenarios

I am testing an ASP.NET website using JMeter. I want to check whether my website can handle 500 requests per second. I have used below scenarios to do the load testing. Scenario 1 and Scenario 2 give ...
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Are there any good tutorials on how to set up JMeter to load test a deployed ASP. NET web app?

I'm having trouble finding a decent tutorial on how to set up JMeter to load test a deployed ASP.NET web app? Does it have to run on localhost or can it be used to test a deployed app? I would like ...
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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 ...