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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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Jenkins fails to start Chrome

I am working on Jenkins to run my scripts but I am facing the following issue: Running TestSuite Starting ChromeDriver 2.20.353124 (035346203162d32c80f1dce587c8154a1efa0c3b) on port 7652 Only ...
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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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Using boolean to select gender on a form

I am creating a test suite using appium/selenium java and it was suggested that I use a boolean to select the gender on a registration form. The page objects on the gender page are male, female, and ...
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Random Selenium WebDriver Tests inconsistently Fail and Pass on IE browser

Does anyone have any suggestions on how I can improve this situation? I have one suite of tests that I use for all three Firefox, Chrome, and IE browsers. The results I get for the browsers differs - ...
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Selenium 2.40 driver select tag issue

Following code works for selecting the last item from dropdown using Selenium 2.28 driver on Firefox and IE. Not working with Selenium Web Driver 2.40. I can see the dropdown opening but it is not ...
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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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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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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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What are the advanced tools/technologies used in Automation testing? [closed]

This is the very interesting question asked to me in 2nd technical round of interview. I have told him about advanced automation tools like- Selenium, Appium, Selendroid, Sikuli. Is there any other ...
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How To Handle Dynamic Changing IDs In XPath?

Example : //div[@id='post-body-3647323225296998740']/div[1]/form[1]/input[1] In this XPath id "3647323225296998740" Is changing every time when reloading the page. How to handle this type of ...
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How to verify images in selenium WebDriver?

WebDriver does not provide direct any function to image verification, but we can verify images by taking two screen shots of whole web page using “TakesScreenshot” webdriver function, one at script ...
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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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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 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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Automation Java - Android - How to get items from a ListView?

I'm trying to get the items from a ListView so I can compare them with of expected results. The thing is that I can't figure out how to get those Elements. I'm also the developer of the App, so I'm ...
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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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Expecting a popup upon closing the browser

I am expecting a pop-up upon closing the browser. For example, when you are shopping and you have items in cart and in the middle of the checkout process, you wanted to close the tab/browser, at that ...
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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Which locator do you use with Selenium: CSS or XPath?

I have heard that, when using Selenium, the CSS Locator has better performance than the XPath Locator. Which Locator do you use in your tests? Have you seen a great performance improvement when ...
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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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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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Selenium Webdriver - finding element on IE 11

I'm trying to assert a 'name' on my page, to assure the right name is displayed: public static OpenQA.Selenium.By Name = (By.CssSelector("p")); Assert.AreEqual("Name", ...
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webdriver.support.select - Select doesn't interact with the element

Hello, I have the following select: <div class="col-xs-12 col-md-6"> <label class="ph_label pointer city"> <span class="l citylbl">City</span> <select class="cities ...
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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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How should look test in webdriver with different Test scenario

I have to test demo.opencart.com. Here is my scenario: Test scenario: 1 Open browser and go to Democart 2 Change currency to GBP (top left dropdown) 3 Search for “iPod” using text search 4 Add ...
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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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How to Handle the File Upload dialog in Protractor for IE11?

I know the default answer to handling explorer.exe is to use AutoIT, but AutoIT utilizes Java Runtime to use the exported .exe to upload the file and close the dialog. My tests are all in Protractor ...
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How can I verify text exist within a table using Selenium IDE?

Using selenium IDE- I am looking for a way to locate and or verify a value in a table. There are more columns in the table, but I am only concerned with the first 4. Also the number of rows varies as ...
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Selenium Web Driver Drop Down List Testing With Div tag in java

I am new to automated testing with Selenium Web Driver I am not able to work out how to test drop down lists without using the select command. I tried using xpath, select by id, class name, css ...
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How can I avoid conflicts running Selenium tests in parallel, when they must exercise an underlying REST API?

I have a web application which needs to be tested in multiple browsers in multiple environments (i.e. Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer in both Windows and Linux* (*with the obvious exception of ...
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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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Testing Download Dialog Box with Selenium

I want to test (using selenium webdriver) if clicking a button causes the right file download dialog to appear. For the automated part of the test I don't have to download the actual file, checking ...
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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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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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Fluent Wait not working as expected

I observed fluent wait not identifying an element even though page is loaded completely and element is visible on the screen. For an example, I have an application with say page A and page B. On ...
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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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Test Scenario for cookies in selenium webdriver

I want to work with cookies in my project, I don't know what will be the Test Scenario and Test Cases for it. Please help.
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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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CSS locator for body text between span tags in selenium

How do I build a CSS locator for the "Add Photos/Video" text between the span tags. I need to perform a click event on this element.