Can also be described as "interactive testing" - manual testing essentially means tests of any kind where a human is involved in the execution of the test.

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How to test speakers (sound system)?

This question was asked to me in my recent interview for jr.QA position. Any suggestion?
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How do I continuously stream Logcat data from a usb connected device to a file on PC until I decide to disconnect or stop testing?

I used to use the the GUI version of logcat via DDMS for getting Adb logcat info from Android Studio (or monitor.exe from SDK tools), but found it too distracting while trying to test. I would have ...
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Manual Regression Testing in Agile

We are working in agile methodology and one sprint contains only 10 days. In that time we need to develop the functionality and we need to test the application. How is it possible to do regression ...
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How to write Test cases from a functional design specification document?

I am having problem in writing test cases from a functional spec document. The doc has many different sections and each section has sub-sections, each one describing the new functionality or ...
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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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Difference between Test case, Test specification, Test procedure and Test design?

I have researched this question on the web, but still don't understand the difference clearly. please help! thanks.
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Cross Browser Testing for Website built in Angular Material

Hi All My Team is developing website on Angular_Material_Version_1.4, I would like to perform cross browser testing which includes Different Browsers & there version, is there any specific ...
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How can I perform Penetration testing as manual tester?

I want to perform Penetration Testing and I work only in Manual Testing. How Can I perform Penetration testing manually ?
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exporting test cases from TFS MTM to excel

My company has recently migrated to TFS and I'm using Microsoft Test Professional 2015 (MTM) for my test cases. I have created my test plan with requirement based suites to log my test cases against, ...
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Resuming career

I was working in manual testing mainly 4-5 years back. Now after kids I want to resume my career. What courses I need to do to upgrade myself. Is 'image consulting" a good option?
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Volume controls on the Siri Remote not working for Apple tv running tvOS 10 beta [closed]

I've tried adjusting volume using Siri remote within applications, on the tv home screen & while playing videos on tv. It doesn't seem to work anywhere. I have gone through 'learn a new device' ...
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Looking for feedback on an app idea for helping testers document bugs [closed]

I run a software company. We know from hard experience that when a customer, or one of our internal QA people, doesn't do a good enough job of documenting the reproduction steps for a bug it drives ...
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How to write a test plan

I am new to "Test Plan Writing" and I want to learn how to write test plan. As a beginner, what do I need to understand and learn first to write quality/effective test plan? What would you suggest?
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Internationalization and localization Testing: How to test app on Android which do not have that particular language support

I feel like I'm chasing my tail on this one, but I need to be able to test in languages not listed under Settings > Language & Input > Language. I've spoken with Samsung & Motorola and they ...
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Suggest corner cases to test online assessment platform for slot booking

What can be the scenarios/test cases for an online assessment platform where we can choose test slots according to our convenience.I have done the testing of the UI but what can be corner cases which ...
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The company I work for have provided me with money to spend on training ? Need ideas on what to spend on to help further my QA career!

I've been working in QA for a year and a half now, I started of doing manual testing and then I've moved on to QA automation and or been using Ruby + selenium webdriver + page object model + page ...
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LDAP Injection Tutorials

I am testing LDAP and trying to check the LDAP Security - LDAP Injection is an attack used to exploit web based applications that construct LDAP statements based on user input - so i want Cheat Sheet ...
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Which tool is used for testing pdf files in manual testing? [closed]

I have do PDF file checking but I am not satisfied about any tools any one help me please give me solution how to test PDF files in manual testing.
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How do you test a backend API

I was applying for QA position and the SDET asked me this question "How do you test a backend API" in the interview. I wasn't sure I answered it correctly. Just wondering if I can get some input from ...
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Looking for tool/service to test website from different provinces in Canada

I am looking for a tool or service where I can test my website from different provinces in Canada. I looked into VPN services but they don't offer specific locations in Canada.
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Looking for SQA tutorials in hindi or urdu

I am looking for sqa tutorials in hindi language or in urdu. Tried to search on google, but did not find. If anyone knows, please share here.
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HP QC: How do I generate a report for resource wise test runs for a particular folder?

We have several folders in Test Lab having test cases. The work is divided between 4 resources for execution. How can I generate a report at the end of the day which shows how many test cases have ...
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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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Rolling Calendar testing

A 'rolling calendar' is 12 consecutive months without regard to actual calendar year. If you started in July 2009, for example, your 12 month calendar will end in June 2010. Your 6 days off cover the ...
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What roles are involved in ETL development and testing?

I'm an Engineering graduate in Computer Science Engineering. I want to build my career in ETL Testing. What is the difference between ETL Testing and Development?
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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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Spell check software tool for ERP application and website

Currently am checking the website, In the website I need to check spelling errors and broken links, Is there is any software tool to do this task. Also can able to test spelling error in any product ...
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For Mantis, can the DEFECT TYPE field be displayed in the grid?

I m using Bug tracking tool Mantis. At times i need to view the issues on the basis of Defect type. Can I have this in the GRID to make things easier and up going. Thanks.
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Agile Tester vs Traditional Tester…?

What is the Difference in Role of a Traditional Manual Tester, who works in a waterfall based Project and that of an Agile tester, who works in an Agile based Project? My project has started to ...
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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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What are some Software Testing Attacks that can be used in black box testing? [closed]

If I am doing functional testing of a web-application, what are some input fields, forms etc. attacks that can cause the application to crash?
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Why need two cycles of testing first on “QA Server” and then on “Stage server”?

We first get the code to be tested on the "QA server" and then on the "Staging server". Now when we are already done testing on the "QA server" why we can't simply push code directly to the "...
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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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What solutions/tools are available to build a WiFi Test lab and allows to remotely control devices (that have the apps under test) connected via WiFi

Test Requirement: Perform Testing of Apps on Mobile devices (Platforms: iOS, Android, Windows), IETVs, Set Top Boxes connected via Home Wi-Fi networks (multi vendor cable modem hardwares). Problem ...
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Testing a software with limited resource

I am currently developing a software. My main problem is that I have very limited resource, only my PC. So I can't test my software in different version of windows, PC with different configuration. ...
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Test Case Management Software

I currently write automated tests using WebDriver/Selenium 2 and utilize the Page Object model. I'd like to start documenting manual tests but our current process is only creating test cases in MS ...
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Test reporting tools

I am creating a set of test cases and I am looking for a better solution for what I am doing. I am currently using Microsoft excel to create a spreadsheet for all my tests and reporting. I am looking ...
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Tools for REST webservice testing

I was using SOAPUI to test SOAP web services.But now i have to Test Rest Services. I understand that SOAPUI can be used to test REST services too. But can SOAPUI be considered as Standard Testing ...
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How to do more effective database testing?

I am testing a financial web-based application having the back-end built on SQL Server. As far as DB testing is concerned, I test simply whether any value/input entered in the UI application is saved ...
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Bandwidth / CPU throttling for manual testing

I have a requirement to manually test the way in which our websites perform across a range of bandwidth and hardware specs. The testing will be manual, as there are a number of subjective factors ...
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What is Red,Yellow and Green Box testing? [closed]

I can find the explanations for black box and white box testing, but couldn't find any better explanation on Red box, Yellow box and Green box testing. Red Box is User Acceptance testing. Grey Box is ...
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I need some Invalid Test Data for Negative Testing? [closed]

I need some valid/invalid test data to test the following:- I am testing a web-based financial application written in.NET technologies. It has SQL Server back-end. I am testing the UI/Functionality ...
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How to identify regression tests?

How can we detect suitable regression test-cases in the full test suite to use whenever we receive new build? What are useful strategies to go about such a selection?
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How to find the number of test cases needed when given a set of conditions?

I'm taking the ISTQB Foundation Level Certification Exam this Friday and while going over the sample exam on the ASTQB website I stumbled upon this question: "You have been given the following ...
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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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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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What is difference between Charter and Session Report?

I do exploratory testing for my projects and currently I am evaluating a tool for Session based test management. Due to the structure of the tool I am very much confused about "Charter" and "Session" ...
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How can I do performance testing of Mobile Application?

I have a task of testing a mobile application by manual testing. I have to do performance testing and also load testing for this application. So, how can I test it manually? Do I need to use any ...
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Why do medium to large companies not adopt test automation?

Is test automation simply not a right fit for some medium/large organisations, regardless of whether they "care" or not and assuming it can be applied there? What are the most common reasons for this? ...