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4answers
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Fundamental Requirements For an Entry Level QA Engineer

My intention is for this to be a Community Wiki. Being that I have not been granted the power to make this a Community Wiki, I ask that someone who does have the power make it one before it gets ...
15
votes
2answers
697 views

Systematic approaches to selection of test data

I've used Phadke's design of experiments approach to select parameter values for testing (software) systems. In a nutshell, the approach uses minimum, typical and maximum values of test (method) ...
15
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2answers
1k views

Good resources for building a QA team

Our corporation has, up until this point, largely lacked a 'quality mentality' of any kind. From no testers, they went to two testers - but 5 or 6 product teams still rely on a mix of developer and ...
14
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4answers
1k views

What additional benefits does an QA /Developer engineer bring to a project

I have noticed in the last few years that employers are now looking for QA/Developers (QA engineers that have been skilled developers). I would like to know what others believe are the actually ...
14
votes
9answers
3k views

How do you calculate your return on investment on automated tests?

I've been looking at calculating the ROI on automated test on a project that I've been working on. However, I'm a little stuck when it comes to determining a good method for this. Simply counting the ...
1
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3answers
48 views

Test methodologies applicable for web based and not for desktop

Today I was in an interview and they asked these questions: What test methodologies are applicable for web-based software but not for desktop? Can Severity or Priority change during bug life cycle? ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

Firing different requests in every iteration

I am using JMeter to simulate 10 users firing requests every 40 seconds. I have created 100 different requests but after every 40 seconds, each user is firing all 100 requests. I want to make it in ...
1
vote
0answers
165 views

Page Object Design: Is there a Javascript equivalent to Ruby gem “site_prism”

I'd like to know if there is a framework in Javascript (NodeJS) for Protractor which supports a clean way to define the Page Object Elements on a Page Object as site_prism does. I've already checked ...
1
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0answers
83 views

Tagging python tests for selective execution

What I am trying to do is : create a tagging system for around 400 tests so I can run them selectively. For example, some tags may be UI_elements, production, staging etc. When a developer makes a ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Conflict in Automation testing and Manual Testing

I am new to Automation Testing,While writing automation script Using Selenium I am facing some issues,consider I have 7 Test Cases of which 2 Test Cases are repetitively failing but when I check those ...
0
votes
2answers
38 views
+100

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Select SSL certificates using Selenium web Driver

I'm using Selenium Web Driver on Windows 7. I need to test a web application and I've to use a SSL certificate to enter. I don't know how to select the right certificate to use my application. I'm ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Check Http Get/Post Status

I want check http Get/Post call in automation testing,same as REST Client used in Firefox.also I am confuse about how to pass parameters with POST method and check its status.
-1
votes
2answers
50 views

How to get the text present between <H2> tag

I am trying this: String str = "//*[@id="Result"]/h2"; WebElement vele = driver.findElement(By.cssSelector(str)); String vin = vele.toString(); System.out.println("Vin is"+vin); The result is: ...
-2
votes
1answer
129 views

What is the meaning of J in Apache Jmeter performance testing tool? [closed]

I have a strange query; I was unable to figure it out using Google. I user Jmeter very often for performance testing, but I’m not aware that what is the meaning of J in Jmeter tool? Does anybody know ...
-2
votes
4answers
2k views

how to get the count of elements in list box [duplicate]

working on selenium + java,. can any one help me... I have a drop down list box, and need to get the number of elements in the list box. <select id="id"> <option ...
-2
votes
1answer
645 views

What are the usability test cases for given scenario? [closed]

I have three fields: username, password and confirm password. Next to those fields there is a submit button. Explain all possible usability test cases I can make out of it. If i got an error even ...
-2
votes
2answers
64 views

how to present a documentation from user point of view? [closed]

I am preparing documentation on a software product for my company. Can anyone provide me suggestions for preparing a better document will help me a lot. Are screenshots necessary while preparing the ...
-2
votes
2answers
6k views

Selenium Webdriver Tutorial [closed]

I am interested in learning Selenium Webdriver. Can anyone please let me know where I can find the selenium tutorials?
-2
votes
1answer
37 views

Which simulator I can use to do function testing for BB mobile application?

I work in QA and I am looking for a simulator to test on a Mobile application for the Black Berry Bold and Curve.
-2
votes
2answers
254 views

What would be a good test Orchestration tool for Python unit tests

what comes to mind is Make, or build.xml, but have not found a comprehensive Orchestration tool for python testing
-2
votes
1answer
56 views

Test Management Tool Integration with JIRA [closed]

My question here is I would like to integrate Zephyr or any other tool with JIRA which could answer all my queries below: What is Zephyr/any tool all about and how its going to work for QA ? What ...
-2
votes
3answers
149 views

Selenium code for login popup window page

Will anyone please provide how to write selenium testing code for login popup window for example like in paytm site. When click on login button, it opens a popup window. In that we have to write code ...
-2
votes
1answer
247 views

Get element by cursor position in selenium

I'm writing an auto testing framework using Selenium.I am trying to Locate which element my cursor is pointing to. for eg. there are two textbox textbox1 and textbox2. if I perform a tab swift ...
-2
votes
5answers
687 views

Tips to Improve the QA Process in a Project…?

What can be some solid tips and suggestions to improve whole QA/Testing process in a project. I am testing a financial web application. What are the testing areas in which we can improve the process ...
-2
votes
2answers
297 views

Required Selenium Test Cases for Yahoo Login Form [closed]

I am new to selenium. Anybody can please write down Selenium Test Cases for yahoo login form. It will be really appreciated, if someone help me.
-3
votes
4answers
917 views

What is automation testing and why do we need it?

I am new to the field of software testing. I would like to clarify the following basic things: As there were different types of testing process, we used to do manually enter testcases and write for ...
-3
votes
3answers
351 views

Tester Versus Test cases written by the tester [closed]

I have always believed that a great tester is one whose test cases help in discovery of a lot of bugs in the product and not one who finds a lot of bugs in a product. In otherwords a team or a ...
-3
votes
1answer
949 views

Define automation testing [closed]

I have searched about automation testing and got idea what it is! but have not found any proper definition regarding AUTOMATION TESTING. Please help me
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votes
1answer
51 views

Sutable Tool For Quality Assurences [closed]

Please Tell Me Most sutable QA Tool for UI Testing
-3
votes
2answers
160 views

What's the best web testing tool for beginners with no previous automation experience? [closed]

What automation tool for testing web application can you recommend to beginners? Which one is better to start with? I have no automation testing experience.
-3
votes
1answer
1k views

What are the advantages of web driver over selenium RC?

Please provide answers in detail, So that we could clarify that which one is to choose, Web driver or Selenium RC.
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votes
2answers
40 views

Steps for identifying test cases to automate [on hold]

The application has to be automated. What test cases I will consider to automate .
-3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to read data from Excel by using loops? [closed]

I created an Excel file name "readdata.xls" and entered some inputs like UserName Password Akshit Ak12345 Ashwika AS12345 I've written a code like this .... package ...
-3
votes
1answer
4k views

Testing PDF files with Selenium [closed]

I’ve had this happen to me several times now; I’m testing a website, let’s say an airline website, I purchased my ticket and the last step of the flow is to download the ticket in a PDF format to ...
-3
votes
2answers
68 views

How to write a test case for radio button and link field? [closed]

Am a beginner in manual testing.What are the possible scenarios for testing the radio button and link field. Thank you.
-3
votes
1answer
51 views

Selenium - what is the CSS for the following Xpath [closed]

I have this xpath generated from firebug but I need to use a CSS selector in my code. Just take the xpath as the code. So my code has 7 div tags where 7 div tag has 2 div tag and then <a class="btn ...
-3
votes
2answers
44 views

selenium webdriver getting error as with implicitlyWait was undefined

package mypackage; import java.util.List; import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit; import org.openqa.selenium.*; import org.openqa.selenium.firefox.FirefoxDriver; import ...
-3
votes
4answers
94 views

I am going to start automated QA [closed]

I am going to start automated QA at my company. But I don’t know where to start, please give me some idea's and basic steps
-3
votes
3answers
107 views

Registration page for Web Site [closed]

How will you write the test case for registration page? The page contain following information....First Name, Last Name, Mobile NO, Country, Address, Postal code, Username, password, email address, ...
-3
votes
1answer
105 views

difference between installation testing and compatibility testing? [closed]

What is the difference between Installation Testing and Compatibility Testing in context of software Testing ?
-3
votes
1answer
2k views

Considering automation parameters, which is better: relative Xpath or absolute xpath? [closed]

I want to perform automation (selenium) using Xpath. Which one gives better results?
-3
votes
1answer
238 views

Selenium Remote Control versus Jenkins

Is there any sense in using Selenium Remote Control if we already have Jenkins? For instance, I have developed some Capybara+Selenium+Firefox tests and used to run them on my Macbook. Now it is time ...
-4
votes
1answer
742 views

How can I test a chatroom in a webpage? [closed]

I have a Web app which has built-in chatroom. The chatroom was built with Flash and it will be loaded within the webpage. Any ideas and guidance to test in this scenario? What kind of scenarios can ...
-4
votes
1answer
1k views

Test cases for find and replace function of notepad [closed]

I have made a notepad in c and i want to add find & replace feature so i just want some test case for that feature so that it works fine in notepad editor.
-5
votes
1answer
2k views

ArrayOutOfBoundException when reading test data from Excel [closed]

I am very new to Selenium RC. Please, help in my question. I installed jxl.jar file (Java library for Excel) and added it to Eclipse build path. I created an Excel file as readdata.xls where I ...
-5
votes
1answer
612 views

What are the best practices in quality assurance process measurement? [closed]

How do you measure quality assurance and quality of products in your teams? What metrics do you use? What tools do you use?
-5
votes
1answer
714 views

What are the most popular bug tracking tools? [closed]

What are the most popular bug tracking / issue tracking tools, in order of popularity? I've been scouring the web but can't find a definitive (and ordered) list. I suspect that near the top of the ...
-5
votes
0answers
14 views

Pririform Defraggler

I've been looking at this program called Defraggler by Piriform that a LOT of people like and use... I just wasn't quite sure if it is the best and safest defragmenter.. And If I even need a better ...
-6
votes
3answers
250 views

Testing font button [closed]

This is Microsoft interview question. Can some body help me with it plz ? How would you test the font button in microsoft word?

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