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What test frameworks can be used to write Selenium based automation in C#? [on hold]

I have done some research and found that most frameworks available are either for unit testing or the work on them has stopped. Our company has just started test automation hence I am not interested ...
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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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Which are the best course to learn automated QA for a start-up? [on hold]

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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Selenium: Unable to locate Element.. But that element is not in my script

I removed a findElement line from my script but when run my script I keep getting "Unable to Locate Element" error. It's looking for the element that I removed. However, if I add the line to find ...
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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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How to setup selenium webdriver for MAC OS?

I am new to selenium and using webdriver. I have tried it on my windows desktop and I use C# for the scripts on a visual studio 2013. Now, I have a MAC OS with me, and I am wondering how I would run ...
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Start junit test case automatically [on hold]

i called a test case from java code. Then how to automatically start test case?
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Blank Browser launches on Selenium Grid Hub with Every Test Run on Node

Why does the hub keep launching a blank browser before it runs a test on the node? Every time a test starts to run, a blank browser is launched on the hub before it opens the same type of browser on ...
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Is use of priority in TestNG a good approach?

I'm assigning priority to each test method in a specific class under my automation project. My senior reviewed the script I wrote and mentioned to me that do not use priority instead use the xml to ...
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How to validate if PDF is loaded or not in Selenium Webdriver?

I have a link in Website which will redirect to PDF document after clicking I would like to check if PDF is loaded in the browser or not using selenium I do not want to compare the text/content in ...
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Java code inside a test case

In my code the daily emails generated by java code. Is it possible to write pure java code inside a Selenium IDE automation test case?
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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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If a test case fails, how to close the browser and move to the next one?

How can i stop the execution of a test case if an exception happen and caught and move to next one. I am using TestNG, Eclipse, Selenium. In my xml, i have: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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how to use dumbster

public class Email_Dumbster extends TestCase { public Email_Dumbster(String s) { super(s); } public void testSend() { SimpleSmtpServer server = SimpleSmtpServer.start(); Properties ...
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Automating web app screenshots and inputs [on hold]

Good day, I've been working for some time now on a web app and recently my workload has grown tremendously. I have to take presentable (showing correct info and setup) screenshots for our product and ...
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Selenium_Copying entire column from excel without using iterator

Am new to selenium and I have the following query. Query: Am working in a project where I need to copy 4000 values from an excel in a single go and I need to paste that in the list box of ...
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Email content checking

I am doing automation testing. In our web application the employees get daily mail notification. what i need is ,to write test case to check the daily emails. The emails contents are the services that ...
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What to ask programmers before automating with Selenium

What points should I discuss with frontend programmers when preparing a product on which, as a tester, I will use Selenium to automate? I am referring to things like, no dynamic ids for elements etc. ...
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How to verify if a button is not clickable in Selenium (C#)?

Can anyone suggest a good method to use when you want to check if a element is NOT clickable. In one of my scripts, I'm trying to verify that a button clickable until a certain action is taken on the ...
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In Selenium SendKeys() doesn't trigger auto-updating field while normal typing does

I'm trying to automate box, that displays and auto updates data under it depending on what you type into it. For example, when i type "Joh" it will display "John One" "John Two" in drop down menu, as ...
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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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What do I need to do if dropdown takes more time to populate 1st element from dropdown list?

What do I need to do if drop down take time to populate 1st element from drop down list? Select Cdropdown = new Select(driver.findElement(By.xpath("//select[@id='ClientId']"))); ...
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Which Firefox version is more compatible with Selenium IDE and Firebug? [closed]

Firefox Browser compatibility with Selenium IDE and Firebug Plugins or addons.
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How to locate an element which is inside the iframe?

I'm new to automation testing (I'm using TestNG framework and Java language) I'm having trouble in locating an element which is inside iframe. WebElement iframeSwitch= ...
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Which programming language java or c# should I learn for selenium automation testing? [duplicate]

I am in manual testing from last 5+ years and having a sound experience in it. Now I want to switch in automation testing and want to start with Selenium. I don't have any programming experience or ...
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Anyone find value migrating to NightWatch from Python Selenium API?

My dilemma, I have tons of tests and experience on the Python API to Selenium and webdriver. But, my dev team is big time javascript fans who think everything should be built under node/js. I want to ...
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How to select li element in selenium

I want to select "India (+91)" from dropdown Can anyone help me with this?
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xpath - element is not located even when I construct the xpath

element is not found //HTML Code <input type="text" maxlength="61" style="width:185px;" value="" name="name73652d80" onblur="fieldTrack(this); "/> input type="text" onblur="fieldTrack(this);" ...
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Automation tool with record & playback option

As I know we have selenium IDE tool to record and playback our automation script..while recording in ide some Ajax function and date pickers are not working properly..I want to know is there is any ...
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How to locate xpath for given tag?

I am trying to automate one of site and the below are the html code for same <a href="http://register.rediff.com/register/register.php?FormName=user_details">Create a Rediffmail ...
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Which Programming Language is more supportive to start with Selenium? [closed]

I am looking to start with selenium, so please suggest me which language is good for automation testing?
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What is Object Repository in Automation Testing?

I'm new with Selenium. Can you please explain What is Object Repository in Automation? any example?
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What is the procedure to start Safari browser?

I'm new & started working on selenium from last month. I was successfully running script on FF & chrome. but when I started to run same script on Win safari It gives browser initilization ...
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How to read data from excel sheet using Codeception for Acceptance test

I am creating a framework to test a website. For that, I am using codeception framework and writing acceptance test. But I want to read the data or values (lets say for login and password) from an ...
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What's the difference between using Python vs. Ruby for Browser Automation testing? [closed]

I want to automate test cases on web browsers and I love the concept of Python's Salad (mix of Lettuce (BDD) and Splinter (browser automation)). But I've heard that Salad might not be the most ...
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Validating ePub File using selenium webdriver [closed]

Is there any way to validate the ePub file using selenium webdriver?
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Firefox browser doest not shows saved bookmarks, addons while launching in Selenium

When I am running software web application's tests In Firefox Browser using selenium WebDriver, It Is not showing me any bookmarks, addons, saved passwords etc in that browser. Have you observed this? ...
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How to locate Facebook POST button using Java selenium web driver?

Code: driver.findelement(By.xpath(".//*[@id='js_2y']/div[4]/div[2]/div/div[2]/div/button")).click(); Every time I try by locating xpath, it's gives an exception, could not locate element. May 04, ...
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Why can't we use Selenium Webdriver to test Angular JS sites?

If we look at the Protractor architecture, Protractor uses WebDriver JS to call Selenium Webdriver which ultimately calls browser driver and then browser. Now since Selenium is passing commands to ...
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“Element is not currently visible and so may not be interacted with” when locating element by CssSelector/helptext [closed]

I faced an issue with locating the element. Currently it's impossible to locate it by CssSelector/helptext, but it's located by CssSelector/Id without issues Here's the element <span ...
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Why does my capybara element.click not work in Safari?

I am using rspec-capybara for my tests and I am clicking on a button which had been placed there through Javascript (ajax). Clicking on the button works when using WebDrivers for Chrome, Firefox and ...
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Jenkins Selenium Test on Windows 2012 R2 with Chrome driver

we are testing our projects with selenium. Using chrome browser with chromedriver (v2.9.248315). Now we are setting up a CI infrastructure and we want to run our selenium tests automated. We are ...
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Can't get Selenium to select option

I have been trying for a long time to get Selenium to select from this dropdown. Is anyone able to do it? It appears to not be selecting the element whatsoever. Could the fact it requires a reload ...
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Selenium - sendKeys() not inserting value into textbox

I am not able to validate an international number text box in Selenium. I have tried earlier by name, class and other locators but it is not inserting the value into the textbox. Below is the text ...
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Selenium- what is the appropriate waiting method between pages navigation?

I have a problem with the waiting used between pages navigation. I need to navigate to all links in the current URL. and then navigate to each link to check a condition if specific text appears or ...
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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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Multiple test case execution: I want to wait for page load in selenium in java

I need help for selenium to wait for entire page load, when executing the test cases. Wait time is to be defined in milliseconds for each step. It will be good if we have better way of doing it ...
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What are the testing types that can be supported by Selenium? [closed]

What are the testing types that can be supported by Selenium? Can Selenium be used for UI testing? Textual testing?
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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 ...