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2answers
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How to upload a csv file from local machine using robot framework script?

Is there any option in robot framework to upload a csv file ( or any kind of file ) from local machine ? Here is my testing scenario - While clicking on 'Upload file' button a new window will pop ...
3
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5answers
299 views

What should I learn next as QA

I have been working as a software tester for the last 4 years. I have the following skills and day job experience: 1 - Manual Testing of websites & Mobile Applications. 2 - Automation using ...
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1answer
61 views

What are good Regression Testing Tools? [closed]

Required Features: - Open Source - Can be used on Web Applications - Can be used on GUI's - Runs on Windows - Can simulate mouse movement - Can simulate keystrokes - Record and playback capable
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4answers
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Running selenium scripts on remote machine

I have created some selenium scripts for one of the websites of my client. The scripts are in my local machine, running successfully. I want show a demo to my Project Manager on his personal laptop(he ...
2
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1answer
67 views

BDD Test Plans: Should features be the same User Stories?

So I'm somewhat new to the BDD world. I've been using Cucumber a little bit for automated testing, but I'm unable to automate everything due to general manpower/time restrictions. However as I write ...
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1answer
18 views

My Application is in Php, Using XAMPP SQL [closed]

SQL have one field i.e. Date My application's UI have three drop down Day Month Year I inserted its value using CONCAT $c3date= @trim(stripslashes($_POST['c3year']. '-' . $_POST['c3month'] . ...
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1answer
76 views

How to get previous result x2 in JMeter?

I've a BeanShell Assertion within a HTTP Request sampler: The previous result can be obtained using the script ctx.getPreviousResult(), but how can we get the result before the previous result?
3
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3answers
320 views

How to measure productivity in agile testing?

What is the best way to measure the productivity of software testing in agile teams?
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4answers
349 views

Daily tasks/Anything fun & challenging to automate with Selenium? [closed]

I'm currently studying test automation with Selenium and Java. It's very fun, but I have only done basic stuff. I've been thinking about something fun that I can do with selenium, for instance, ...
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1answer
175 views

iOS Simulator Error with Appium - Command failed: /bin/sh -c xcrun --sdk iphonesimulator --show-sdk-version

I get this error when running an iOS simulator script on Appium. It doesn't load the Safari browser on the iOS simulator and stops the script with this error. Does anyone know how to fix this issue? ...
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5answers
104 views

What to test after code change in a single module? [closed]

In an application that is currently in production, one module of code is being modified. Is it necessary to re-test the whole application or is it enough to just test functionality associated with ...
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1answer
32 views

When to use visual regression testing for web?

I am working for a young startup (eLearning) and we are actually in an early stage where our (dev) performance is measured by working features at the end of a sprint. A company with a really good VRT ...
3
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1answer
2k views

How to set a value for a variable in Robot framework test case?

Is there any option in Robot framework to set the value of a variable "TRUE" or "FALSE" depending upon a condition ? I want to run a keyword only if a condition is TRUE, i.e. a keyword should run ...
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3answers
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isselected() method returning false always why?

First, I want to check whether checkbox is selected or not and then have to perform select action. But here isselected method always giving false output, because the script is selecting the checkbox ...
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0answers
289 views

Unable to handle Google Authentication pop up window in robot framework test case

I am having a problem on handling google authentication pop up window in robot framework. The process I want to automate is - When a button( Sign in with google) is clicked , google authentication ...
3
votes
5answers
187 views

Webdriver - Page Object Validator

For a while I wrote test for our web application using the Page Object framework. But test after test, I notice, I always wrote the same kind of assert. MyPage page = navigateToMyPage(); ...
2
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2answers
141 views

Reporting capabilities for automated tests using Selenium

How can we add reporting capabilities to Selenium based UI automated testing, such as reports on failed and passed tests, recurring failed tests, etc.?
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1answer
283 views

Creating a log file for each and every test case with executed test case name

I am working on selenium automation for one of the project, I have a number of test cases I want to create a separate log file for each and every test case Example : Suppose I have two test cases ...
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2answers
126 views

How can we do User acceptance testing Manually? [closed]

General User acceptance testing test cases of any application or software. Test cases of user acceptance testing like some of below: Add tab functionality in a form Shortcut keys of saving any form ...
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1answer
690 views

How to use multiple condition in xpath?

I have tried with the xpath like "//HTMLtag[contains(text(),'Yourtext') and contains(text(),'Yourtext')]", but this case worked for the particular html tag and not for the different tags. how to make ...
5
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4answers
142 views

Give testing estimates for unknown application

I have come across different estimation techniques like Delphi, WBS, 3 point estimation etc. These techniques work only when you know about the application(website). Let's suppose I have to give ...
1
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1answer
34 views

Clearing data loaded by a DLL

I am performing Black-box testing on a DLL. First API I have is connect. connect accepts certain parameters, performs certain operations (Which include COM port and/or LAN access) and if it is first ...
1
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2answers
106 views

How to escape JMeter variables within test components?

I've a variable foobar defined with the value my_value. When the sequence ${foobar} appears within a test component, it is converted into my_value. How can we stop this conversion? Some examples that ...
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0answers
51 views

Is it possible to edit 'hard-value' parameters of 'Call to Test' in HP ALM?

When you create Call to Test there is a choice to set Actual Value of each parameter in called test (let's name it hard-value). If you do not specify the value it's possible to specify it in Test ...
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2answers
223 views

HP ALM 12.01: How to do a mapping of Requirement -> Scenarios -> Test Cases?

I have mapped Requirement to Test Cases in ALM. There is a need in my current project to map Requirement to Scenarios and then map Scenarios to Test Cases. Here is an example: Req1 -> Scenario1 ...
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2answers
64 views

My page takes long time to load so am not able to identify an element from the page.Please provide me a solution

driver.findElement(By.id("oPortalUser_LoginID")).sendKeys("xxxxx"); driver.findElement(By.id("oPortalUser_Password")).sendKeys("xx"); driver.findElement(By.id("xxx")).click(); After clicking on ...
2
votes
8answers
272 views

What is Software Test Automation Framework?

I am a beginner Software tester. I have started to learn test automation of web apps using selenium webdriver in java. Till now I can just automate simple login functionality. I want to know all about ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Testlink: How to assign test cases to a role?

I know how I can assign a test case to a specific user. Is there a way to assign it to the role "tester", so that any free tester can execute it?
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0answers
29 views

Start the TFS Web Test Runner From a URL

I'm writing a scenario-based manual test script and would like to reference my TFS test cases for detailed steps, so the script can just say "Add an item to the cart by running Test Case 1100" instead ...
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4answers
100 views

How would you differentiate between UI (User Interface) and UX (User Experience) testing?

I have a project, where we need to test both the UI and UX, and that needs to happen in separate. How do I implement the UX part of this? UI for one thing, can be tested using Selenium, but UX part ...
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2answers
232 views

How to add HTML/text content of a <div> into an array/list?

I am new to selenium and working with xpath. I am using selenium and java to write automated tests for chat messaging web application. I am looking for a way to take a webElement which contains ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

The element is not clicked if the element is not visible on the screen even if it is displayed

If the element is present in the html but, for the element to come into view it needs to be scrolled up. When clicking on this element Selenium webdriver does not throws any error but it does not ...
1
vote
1answer
196 views

Automating Adobe CQ5 web based application using Selenium Web driver

I am currently trying to automate Adobe CQ5 web based application using Selenium Web driver. Is it feasible to automate this application? As this applications is basically designed by the BA guys by ...
1
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0answers
45 views

Sync/Rendezvous point in VSTS 2013

Just to give background about the problem. Few weeks back I started using VSTS Ultimate 2013 for Performance and Load testing (this is Client's demand to use only VSTS), earlier than that I have ...
2
votes
1answer
97 views

Where does QA fit into a common git branch flow

Doing some research on GIT has me interested that my company isn't using it as a best practice. I recently read through this diagram that is highly recommended by a lot of people and am wondering the ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

How would I approach the task of populating mulitple fields when running test with MS TFS (MTM)

Let's say I have a record with 20 fields (web app): name, address, age, ... etc. And I enter a test case in MTM with those fields (with dummy test data): ... @name in name field @address in address ...
2
votes
2answers
54 views

How to handle regularly changing AUT in webdriver?

I have QA, Staging and Production environments. Out of these QA environment is changing(new build) almost daily (if its not the case with everyone lets just imagine it, for sake of the problem). ...
2
votes
7answers
851 views

RESTful JSON Web API Testing - what tools?

My company is working on its API which is RESTful JSON Web API. So far, all my testing was done using Selenium WebDriver. Starting from one and more tests I manage to create some sort of framework. ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

How to avoid hidden bugs caused by test doubles?

I just got the Mockito framework for Java to try out mocking with JUnit. Trying it brought me to a basic question that I am sure is obvious but I have had trouble finding any answer for, probably ...
3
votes
3answers
83 views

Balancing security with tester convenience: should you put credentials in test instructions?

I'm in a small enterprise environment, a dozen or so developers, no full time QA specialist, no dedicated testing resources. Project leads and developers and subject matter experts all contribute to ...
1
vote
1answer
130 views

Confused over different Automation terminology (Web Testing)

So I'm a little bit confused at getting started at writing my own Automated test scripts. For reference the majority of my company's apps are Ruby on Rails technology, I looked into using Cucumber, ...
1
vote
0answers
112 views

How can we automate a USSD application not using Selenium or QTP

Architecture USSD platform > Which is written in Java and interact with ESME. USSD Application > Which is written in Java and interacts with Java application Emulator > Generally a class which ...
1
vote
4answers
63 views

Real Load Replay

Is there any term in software engineering like Real Load Replay or Real Data Replay? My manager said to me, to learn about this topic. But I have never seen this topic. Any help?
1
vote
1answer
71 views

C# Web Driver Page Object Framework: Retrieve Dollar Values from a <td> using class identifier

I am creating an C# / Web Driver automation script that uses a Page Object Framework. I would like to check certain dollar amounts on a page (premium and tax amounts) and verify that they are ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

How can I move all my seleniumIDE locators to javascript variables (like page objects)?

My locators are all hard-coded into the tests. How can I extract these into variables?
4
votes
2answers
145 views

C++ coverage tool for QA personnel

Background: Our QA organization is considering using NCover Collector to gather code coverage information for manual and automated GUI tests (this is a desktop application). NCover will only work on ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

How to test effectively when DEV/BAs design separately?

I'm at an organization where QA is basically kept in the dark when it comes to requirements/technical design. Documents are created usually during the Requirement gathering phase, but then by the time ...
2
votes
1answer
108 views

Android App api testing with mock

Currently, I ran into a situation where we are having constant Backend/API issues and because of the same, I can't continue with the testing. I was wondering if it is somehow possible to use a server ...
0
votes
1answer
912 views

What's the way to resolve the following error in jmeter? [duplicate]

Root CA certificate: apachejmetertemporaryrootCA created in JMeter bin directory You can install it following instructions in component reference documentation (see installing the jmeter CA ...
1
vote
2answers
140 views

ElementNotVisibleException in Selenium

I need to click on a link which displays a popup. But, I'm receiving the following exception: org.openqa.selenium.ElementNotVisibleException: Element is not currently visible and so may not be ...

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