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can object repository be maintained in excel?

I use a framework where we are maintaining Object Repository in property file. Can it be maintained in excel as we do not want to keep on updating the property file.
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How should automation maintenance be handled? (Selenium)

How can we maintain Selenium scripts when the application changes? Specifically, how do we define and manage automation to keep it up to date with changes in the application being tested?
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What are the debug tools that i can use for GUI Automation on Internet Explorer?

Are there any tools similar to firebug/firepath that i can use to test the locators on the internet explorer browser? I was running an xpath which works in firefox but fails in IE.
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Access webelement in Selenium webdriver

Have to inspect element 8. When click the element 8 on webpage.It should redirects to next page <td class="text_overflow-1"> <u> <a targrt="_parent();" ...
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Are there GUI test tool better than Selenium? [closed]

I have read and heard from many peple that Selenium is used by many people. Do you know if there is a better tool than Selenium in relation to open source? Thanks!
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Data driven framework on Selenium Grid 2

In my project we have decided to implement Selenium Grid setup. We are using a data driven from Excel framework, currently all these spreadsheets are present in a workstation (which will turn to a ...
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Tomcat Server when used amongst Selenium Grid setup

We are using a different style of Automation framework in our project (as per client request) wherein we have designed a JSP page and this page contains links and buttons through which each ...
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Find an webelement in selenium webdriver

The following HTML code is for clicking a button <a href="#"> <button id="listbtn" class="btn btn-info" type="button" name="listbtn">Create</button> </a> Have ...
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Selenium couldn't do anything while browser is loading long ajax response

I have to perform some tests to web application with interesting interface. I faced with the following issue: there is a process with progress bar and while process is not finished, selenium couldn't ...
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how do i use list for selenium web driver in java

how do i use list for selenium web driver in java I need to select id which are continuously changing, and one id is in one row. need to select id from each Edit : <tr id="tr-132885-id" ...
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Facing a problem while switching frames with Selenium

I have a problem with switching frames in Selenium. I'm using Firefox Webdriver. In the first step I'm switching to Masterpass_frame then I click on a button to force the frame to reload. Then I ...
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Selenium in Test or Production Phase

I have considered to use Selenium to test the critical functionality, that is written in a test case, and we are two developer only, no test team or QA user. We are using different computer hardware ...
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Learning myself or getting certified?

I explored these tools Selenium web-driver, Appium by myself (current company supports me to learn) with help of StackOverflow (you guys) and with my effort. But my question is - is it good ...
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Execute a particular test using command prompt and Selenium, NUnit, Test cases written in C#

I have written a number of test cases in C# for UI which uses Selenium Webdriver (I am new to Selenium). I would like to run a particular test case out of N number of test cases through command ...
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Is there a need for advanced learning resources for automation testers? [closed]

I am just trying to dig as deep as I can to find the most clear-cut best practices as I can, but I am having trouble finding code or tutorials that are anything but absolute basic and then they just ...
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Even though my xpath is correct I am getting error as org.openqa.selenium.ElementNotVisibleException

I'm unable to click on Plus button and Minus button. My xpath is as //div[4]/span[2] Even though my xpath is correct, I am getting an exception. I have also synced it using waits. <!DOCTYPE ...
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Unable to enter the text in a text box

I am trying to enter the text in a textbox, but I am getting an error as follows org.openqa.selenium.InvalidElementStateException: Element must not be hidden, disabled or read-only Anybody can help ...
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Can't click a button [Python + Selenium]

I'm writing a program to automate some actions on a website using Python and Selenium and I need to click a button with this code: <button class="button login" data-popup="login">Change ...
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Phantomjs stack error

[ERROR - 2015-11-26T10:17:14.013Z] Session [9dd2e3a0-9426-11e5-986e-45afd4903e2f] - page.onError - msg: TypeError: null is not an object (evaluating ...
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Testing using Selenium

I am a software architect we use selenium tests with nunit and c# i am trying to run jmeter load testing using firefox jmeter recorder (for blazemeter) i was sure selenium has its own cross ...
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Can not find selenium webdriver element in HtmlUnitDriver but can find it in Firefox

HtmlUnitDriver driver = new HtmlUnitDriver(); driver.setJavascriptEnabled(true); String baseUrl = "http://www.biletix.com/search/TURKIYE/en#!city_sb:istanbul,date_sb:weekend"; ...
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How to Code this SSL Certificate Dialog, with Selenium IEdriver “request for permission to use a key” IE 8 9 11

Can anyone help me with sample code please. I have to login with SSL client certificate to authenticate in IE, this UI only works in IE. I have this Autoit Script but the popup is not being read by ...
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Unable to select a value on doing Right Click in Selenium Webdriver

I need to right click using selenium webdriver. When I right click on the date highlighted in red,I will have a menu opened from where I have to select "Show CTR Impressions Label". I am able to ...
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Trying to find span element by class and text with selenium c#

I want to click on Administration panel. The <span> contains a class attribute and inner text. I get an error saying "unable to locate element". What am I doing wrong? HTML: <div ...
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Is there a software that tells the number of possible flows when “inputing” an workflow?

I'm making a project that needs to break some big workflows into pieces and I need to know how many possible flows does the Workflow (that I have "inputed") before has. Does anyone know any software ...
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What proportion of tests cases should be automated via Selenium Webdriver? [closed]

I work with e-commerce websites and I am wondering how much of the tests should be automated. I plan on automating the login and check out functionalities but what about clicking links to navigate ...
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Selenium: How to access the same session in a new window?

I have search throughout the internet but none of the answers I found have a clear solution. I am using selenium webdriver with Java. My test needs to verify when you save your login information ...
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How to handle multiple columns of Data from Excel using Apache POI for Selenium WebDriver

I am new to Selenium WebDriver and I am automating an end to end test. My doubt here is, all the data for the test is stored in an excel file which contains more than 15 columns of data. Each @Test ...
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Can a value be retrieved from Generated Source, using Selenium IDE

The Scenario: I enter transaction data and submit that data to the application. The application responds with a transaction ID. I then take the Submission Transaction ID and use that ID to query the ...
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Selenium: Select 2nd item by both class and with certain text?

I am creating some test scripts using Selenium WebDriver in C#. The AUT contains a left menu in which the position/ordering of the links depend upon the 'User Preferences' and a lot of ...
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Which automation tools support Version One [closed]

Please confirm does any of the following automation tools provides support for Version One (Agile Project Management Software)? QTP Test Complete Selenium
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Get Text of a WebElement

I'm learning selenium and writting automation script for this website http://store.demoqa.com/products-page/your-account/ I'm trying to get value of the error message, I identified Error Message ...
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Handling the unexpected popup ad's in website

I am currently working on Automation project for E-commerce site . In some pages unexpected popup's(ex:ad's) are displaying .Because of that my script was failing by throwing exceptions like ...
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Selenium how to identify an object by its type?

In Selenium is it possible to identify the object by its type? e.g. <input type="text" name="FirstName" value=""> Here can I identity the above element by its type of "text"?
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What all use cases we can automate in localization testing_selenium

We have a PHP web application, with base language English and native support for Japanese & Chinese. We want to automate some part of it's localization testing, such as Link text, button text ...
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How to handle file upload and download using Robot Class?

I'm trying to build a framework using Selenium. There is a scenario where I need to download a file, and there is another where I need to upload one. I've gone through the option in AutoIt, but it ...
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unable to find element

I have the following code //import java.io.IOException; //import org.apache.bcel.generic.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.support.ui.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.By; ...
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Specflow and selenium, best practice for passing page objects between steps?

I am wondering what the best way to structure context injection is. I know that page objects should be instantiated / disposed of as they are needed (don't initialize all page objs at the start of a ...
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How to minimize the browser window which was launched via Selenium Webdriver?

How can I minimize the browser window which has been launched via Selenium Webdriver? I see that there is a method to maximize (documentation), but I cannot find the converse for minimize. I have ...
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How to Run tests in parallel with Spinach BDD framework?

Currently in our company we use Spinach as a BDD framework and test runner for our automated acceptance tests. We also use Selenium as a browser driver, Capybara as an additional layer on top of it ...
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Reporting for Python tests built using PyUnit

I am looking for a good reporting tool for Python tests-specifically the one which supports Python 3.0+, with Selenium, built using the default PyUnit framework. So far I have come across only one ...
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I'm getting error while executing selenium programs

import java.io.IOException; import org.apache.bcel.generic.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.WebElement; import ...
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When running Selenium tests on another machine, page element renders offscreen so tests fail

My test cases are successfully executing through the terminal and Maven in my local environment but when I run the tests in a Jenkins job, they fail due to the browser size. (I have taken a screenshot ...
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unable to take screen shot using webdriver [closed]

import java.io.IOException; import org.apache.commons.io.FileUtils; import org.eclipse.jetty.server.Response.OutputType; import org.openqa.selenium.TakesScreenshot; import ...
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How to get an active window title between two browser tabs/windows using Selenium Java

I can switch between two tabs/windows but my requirement is to know or get active window between them. In my project, on a click of a webElement of a page a random pop(tab/window) gets opened and I ...
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Selenium webdriver-Not able to click on button which becomes visible on hovering only

Here I'm using LinkedIn for the learning purpose & want to perform the action on Edit profile=> Work experience=> Add position. Here "Add position" button comes under work experience which becomes ...
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PDF Automation using URL opened in Selenium, not a new URL

Currently im using Selenium Webdriver for c# and PDFBox to automate the PDF text of a report. Now, using PDFBox, we have the ability to parse a pdf given a URL link, with URL = new URL("link of ...
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Looking for a HEADLESS C# Selenium automatic nightly regression test solution

The WHY: I am looking for options and possible full solutions if someone has already done something similar. I am testing web-based applications using C# Selenium with VS2015 by writing tests that ...
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What are features of the Selenium Test framework that are not present in other tools? [closed]

I have recently joined a company and we are looking to standardize our testing frameworks and tools across multiple (many legacy) products. Because of this, I'm seriously considering the Selenium ...
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How best to test file download links using Selenium

On a website I am testing we have various links that download PDF files to the users computer. Our selenium suite runs nightly on bamboo, if we were to download the various files overnight it ...