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Outlook Mail testing

I want to know how to use outlook to test mails (the mail has a link that needs to be clicked to approve or deny the request). How do I write this in Selenium Webdriver in c#. I am quite new to ...
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Existence of an element

I have seen a couple of ways to test if an element exists. One way: private boolean existsElement(String id) { try { driver.findElement(By.id(id)); } catch (NoSuchElementException e) {...
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Using Selenium to test SOLR queries

I have a general question, which pretty much is, How do I test SOLR queries using Selenium? Suppose we have a SOLR query JSON file, which pretty much looks like a huge pile of text containing values ...
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How to specify an existing database for django to use? [closed]

I think by default Django will create a new and empty test database to run the test cases. Is it possible to configure Django to use an existing database instead of creating a new one? === EDIT: The ...
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Selenium - Best practice, mapping an object to HTML form?

I was wondering if anyone uses a design pattern where there is an object (similar to a page object) which has fields for each input in an HTML form. I guess the fields would be nullable and then the ...
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Selenium and it's ability to do integration testing

Previously I have done some work for a client and a conversation went much like this: Client: "I want to test my product, that is web based. What would you recommend?" Me: "Selenium is a ...
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How do I get elements from drop down menu in Selenium [closed]

Please suggest to get the elements present in drop down menu using Selenium WebDriver. Thank you..
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Where can we see @Test(description=“test description”) in report?

I am unable to see the my test description in report. I use this annotation for it: @Test(description="TestCase Description") Where can I see the above description of my test case in the final ...
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Advanced selenium webdriver tutorial/course [duplicate]

Is there an online advanced/intermediate tutorial on Selenium Webdriver. Preferably using Java. I've searched a lot but could not find such a course/tutorial. Almost 99% are very basic, and I would ...
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Installing ddt on Ubuntu with Python 3

I am working on a Ubuntu system which has both Python 2.7 and Python 3.4 installed. I was trying to install the ddt library for creating data driven test cases. However when I try installing using ...
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Visual Regression Testing

For testing the visual appearance of a website the use of tools like selenium (functional surface test) are not sufficient because it doesn´t check the visual appearance and/or the CSS-Code directly. ...
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Controlling database state in Selenium UI Testing

We have a big test suite with around 300+ tests. Now a days we are manually restoring database and creating few Data Objects and hard coding some data to feed into the tests. However, there are a lot ...
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Clicking on java script generated dynamic elements using Remote Web Driver in selenium

I have one web page, all the elements on that page are generated by java script code. I want to click on one of the button on that page, I was able to do this using the chrome driver,FF Driver but ...
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A way to match on text using CSS locators

So I use xpath locators and slowly converting to CSS. I haven't found a way to do an exact match based on text. For example converting //a[text()='Log Out']. I know you can do css=a:contains('Log ...
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Blurred screenshots with Selenium Webdriver

Please refer to the link to see what kind if screenshots I get - http://goo.gl/uDIyf3 instead of http://goo.gl/BQy1hI . Not sure what could be wrong here as the same code has been working for me on ...
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Python selenium - how can I loop a function to make 100 Copy accounts using different emails

How can I loop a different string into the email field, or a variable without actually having to make a list that consist of 100 different emails. For example is there a way i can send money@qa.test ...
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Testing automation - identify a button using contains

I need to make a test to login on 5 different sites. The issue is that some of them have a login button, and the others display directly the login form, to fill the username and password. The only ...
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Website with complex functionalities?

I'm tired of test automation because I don't feel challenged anymore. 99% of all automation I work with is straight forward, with click and type and no heavy logic. Any tips on websites with very ...
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Page Factory @FindBy

I am currently learning page object model (POM) and I am trying to access a specific web element using @FindBy but I am not sure how to correctly write the syntax for my element into @FindBy? What I ...
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Not able to execute 700 Test Cases on Firefox and Chrome

I created page object model framework using Selenium Web Driver,TestNG and ANT. Problem: Single Test case is executed successfully but while executing them together some test cases fail. Reason: ...
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Finding Element on a webapplication built using frames

I am using Java with Selenium Webdriver. I am currently writing a script to verify a contact has been added to a contact list from a form. The workflow is: The menu of our application uses Angular js ...
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How to find real world Selenium projects

Where can I find sample or real Selenium projects. All the material I can find on github and on internet are basic, and never intermediate or advanced. How does a real Selenium project look in real ...
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Selenium IDE - Captured screen shot comparision

I have two images - one is a screenshot of my application; the other is a reference image. How can I compare the two of them to determine if they are the same?
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How to wait for ajax calls using a selenium command

I'm using the selenium ide to create test cases. Will the "AndWait" commands wait for an ajax operation to complete? Is there a specific command that can help with this? I prefer to use the selenium ...
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PageObject. Should I initialize all pages at start or not?

Java + Webdriver + PageObject. I have a question about pages organization. At this moment I have class which contains all pages in the project. At start all pages are initializing, and it looks like ...
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How can I automate a test scenario of account expiry or account at different time transition?

I have an application where trial credentials expires after a week and if user tries to login after that, they see only few things enabled.This is one of the example. Similarly, verifying expiry of ...
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Webdriver : How to switch to a specific window?

I came across many solutions for switching between windows, one of them is: Set<String> allWindows = driver.getWindowHandles(); for(String currentWindow : allWindows){ driver.switchTo()....
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Selenium webdriver with python - cannot find dynamic content

I'm new to Selenium and have searched for a solution for this, but cannot find one. I am trying to drill down into a nav containing a collapsable directory tree. The folder nodes' content starts as ...
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how to proceed after clicking a link to new page in selnium in python

I am clicking a link which takes me to new page, but I don't know how to proceed after that. When I try to find an element by id in the next page it gives me error: (selenium.common.exceptions....
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Cannot capture the warning message: NoAlertException

When I try to capture "warning message", the NoAlertException is being thrown. For example I enter a user name and wrong password and click on "submit" button; now a message will be displayed saying "...
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send testng report(emailable-report.html) file through mail after executing all test cases

I am trying to send an email after executing the test cases with an attachment of testng generated emailable-report.html file ,But I am resulting in error. please find the stack trace here and do ...
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Is it possible to convert Telerik test studio tests to selenium?

After a change of tooling, we now have a combination of Telerik test studio tests and selenium tests. Is it possible to covert Telerik test studio into Selenium WebDriver tests?
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How to click a checkbox with Selenium Python without an id? [duplicate]

How do I click a checkbox with Selenium Python, if I don't have any id which defines the checkbox?
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Want to capture data after the search action using Selenium WebDriver

I am working on a ERP application where I have to click on a 'Search' button after which it will give me list of data. I want to automate that using WebDriver. The Search tab is empty before the ...
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Setup appium for Android on Mac osx 10.8.5

I am new to mobile testing. I want to configure appium for testing android applicaiton on Mac machine. Can someone provide the steps to do. And I want to using with selenium webdriver using Java.
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Verify two elements exist next to each other on a page

I'm trying to verify that an element exists on a page next to another element. I'm using Selenium Webdriver with Python bindings, but can't figure out how to do this...i'm a Selenium/Python noob BTW.
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Selenium WebDriver not properly waiting

I am trying to download a file from a website using a webdriver. But my browser is shutting down before it was able to properly export. I inserted a wait() before I call dispose() but it is not ...
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Selenium framework using C# and excel

I am new to automation (Selenium ). I am working as manual tester and recently got a task related to selenium automation. I have basic knowledge of selenium and very good knowledge of C#. I can ...
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Selenium Web Driver and OpenLayers 2.x: How to do an identify on a map?

I've had to test a web mapping application that use OpenLayers 2.x, using Selenium Web Driver in Java and using Firefox (I'm on Windows 7). I've found only this issue: http://stackoverflow.com/...
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Conflict in Automation testing and Manual testing

I am new to Automation Testing. While writing an automation script using Selenium I am facing some issues. I have 7 Test Cases of which 2 Test Cases are repeatedly failing but when I check those cases ...
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PhantomJS 2.0 + PHPUnit + Selenium: anyone got it working?

I'd like to replace Firefox with PhantomJS for our PHPUnit-run Selenium tests. However, I haven't got a clue how to start. When we're using Firefox, something like this is in our code: $this->...
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Are Selenium functional tests reliable enough to be worthwhile?

I'm finding that regardless of how solid my tests scripts are, I still have tests that fail (falsely), even though they worked just fine before. I'm not talking about if markup changes (although that ...
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How do I close the browser window at the end of a Selenium test?

I have googled for the answer, but the ".stop()" so frequently mentioned doesn't work for me. The Chrome window the test was running in remains open. def test_getResults(self): sel = selenium('...
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Selenium Webdriver: How can I getText() if there's another text within div?

I have the following html: <div class="dialog-components"> <h2 class="dialog-title"> <div class="help-link"> <a href="http://google.com">Helps</a> </...
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selenium click stop working after several iteration

I have a test that clicks on a preview link > opens up a window and I do some sort of test in that newly open window. I then close that window and click on the preview link again and repeat. Let's ...
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Iterating across various open windows using Selenium and Python

So my question deals with iterating over multiple open windows at a time. Suppose I am opening a website (best example would be Naukri). As soon as the page loads, two more pop up windows open up. ...
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Selenium Timing Issue With Dialogs (Widgets) In Current Page

EDIT: I have narrowed the problem to its possible source see Update 2 and you can skip the intro. My issue is that selenium "thinks" it has clicked a link when the link click was never actually ...
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TimeOutException when trying to identify Dropdown Element in last iteration of For-Loop

I got stuck in for loop as the automation code is entering a loop that has few actions to be done like this: for (i = 0; i <= 2; i++) { // if(i==2)break; driver.manage()....
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Handling browser level authentication using Selenium

I am automating an application which contains browser level authentication. When I open the application, the browser performs basic authentication, i.e. it prompts for a username and password. How ...