7
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4answers
802 views

Why testing is not a stand alone activity

I am trying to understand the following concept - Testing is done parallel with other activities and thus it is not a stand alone activity, it is a complete process called STLC (Software ...
4
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0answers
65 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
105 views

Why does ISTQB say Boundary Value Analysis is a black box technique

Boundary Value Analysis is, according to ISTQB - a black box technique. How can anyone agree with that? Most developers write unit tests following equivalence partitioning and boundary value ...
1
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1answer
24 views

Identifying test coverage for item without detailed specification

I am working in a HW area. Recently I have been given a device to test (just hardware validation) but there is no detailed specification, just a block diagram where each block performs certain ...
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1answer
561 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
104 views

TestComplete_ Object identification

I'm trying to get fields or objects in Desktop application with TestComplete. But get a problem, because I can't get ID, because there are no ID! But other properties such as MappedName, FullName.. ...
0
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1answer
140 views

“Unable to open the [test name] test.” message when starting QTP autotest from QC

I am integrating QTP 11.0 autotests with HP ALM 12.20 so I could run them directly from ALM. So I've done everything according to Quality Center - QC-QTP Integration: installed ...
1
vote
3answers
244 views

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 ...
2
votes
4answers
273 views

What basic language and documents I have to learn for Testing Automation ? I don't have experience in any language and I am in Manual testing [closed]

I dont have any coding experience and right now i am in the field of Manual testing , I have to learn Testing Automation . Now what basics for which language i have to start working on?
2
votes
1answer
160 views

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 ...
0
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0answers
121 views

How to select few text lines using Robot Framework?

I am writing an automation test script using Robot Framework & Selenium2Library for testing our web application ( in .txt format ). One of my test cases involves to select few lines of text from ...
0
votes
1answer
654 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
86 views

Protractor custom bindings don't work after multiple redirects

This test does a login on a non-angular site, then switches to angular app and performs the testing. I found that regular bindings by.css work, but custom ones like by.binding don't. ...
5
votes
3answers
222 views

How can I organize QA documentation within an Agile environment

In Agile we favor immediate communication over documentation. Yes in QA we still have a need and desire to document the process to provide structure and guidance. What high level structure in our ...
1
vote
0answers
44 views

in organization framework creation is one time process? [closed]

i have created frame work for project is that same frame work will be applicable to other project of same category.
2
votes
0answers
90 views

Protractor-Cucumber: PageObject [closed]

I have defined `loginpage.js': 'use strict'; ( function () { var ptor; var navigate = function () { //browser.ignoreSynchronization = true ; ptor = protractor.getInstance(); ...
1
vote
0answers
81 views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
342 views

Can NUnit be used for Functional and Regression testing?

Now, here the confusion starts. I was creating some test cases using Selenium WebDriver with C# and thought of using a testing framework. My task is to create functional test cases which can later be ...
3
votes
4answers
44 views

What is the correct terminology for “configuration information” in a test report

I work as a HW quality control guy but for the first time I am the one who should produce the report. I have no template but definitely there needs to be something like "device version" information ...
2
votes
2answers
197 views

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 ...
-1
votes
5answers
347 views

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 ...
2
votes
4answers
204 views

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 ...
2
votes
5answers
179 views

Bugs Verified or Bugs Validated?

Which sentence is correct. Defects have been fixed and tested by QA. No issues found furthermore. So, what should QA has to write? Defect XXX has been verified. No issues found.OR Defect XXX has ...
1
vote
1answer
320 views

Appium: How to get adb logcat for multiple android devices

I have to execute my test on more then one device. So how to get logcat for every device? My current code is: List logEntries = driver.manage().logs().get("logcat").getAll(); File logFile = new ...
1
vote
1answer
66 views

REST Testing for CSRF Enable Website

I want to perform rest testing, like strong text rest client but issue here is website which I am performing testing sets CSRF token in browser in such situation rest client gives 403 error, is there ...
2
votes
2answers
730 views

Load Testing on CSRF enabled website with JMeter

Need help, I'm into a situation where, I need to perform Load testing and I am using JMeter to perform load test. How can I configure CSRF token in JMeter as it's showing 403 Error on the links, the ...
1
vote
1answer
30 views

How can I stop Google from crawling my website? [closed]

I have incorporated google analytic code into my website, however, I don't want Google to crawl through my website for some days. If I run "robot.txt", still my website can be viewed in google search ...
1
vote
1answer
625 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
73 views

Android Quality Assurance Tool for Android

As a part of my class project I need to implement UI testing and QA testing on my sample android app which I have developed in Eclipse a while ago. I am thinking to run the Robotium as part of UI ...
2
votes
3answers
891 views

Efficient way of reading data from Excel in Selenium C#

I am creating some test cases in Selenium WebDriver using C# (I can't use Java as client has said so). These are sample test cases which will be used for presenting a demo to client and senior ...
2
votes
1answer
43 views

Assertion about size of an XML tag

Community, I'm trying to add an assertion for an XML Response that verifies the size of the info of one of the tags. So for example, this is my response: <description>This is your ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Is it possible to filter on column1 = “value1” OR column2 = “value2”, showing the union of the two filters? [closed]

I have a requirement where in i have to filter the records and get the union of two columns in QC API. Need help if someone has tried and was successful. Thanks
1
vote
1answer
82 views

Responsive UI tools for automation testing with C# selenium [closed]

We are moving our applications to responsive UI [C#]. Please suggest how best to use automated testing tools [Selenium] on a responsive UI.
13
votes
7answers
2k views

When can we say a product is stable?

From a tester's point of view when do we say that a product is stable? Is the product still stable when it contains a known bug?
2
votes
1answer
226 views

Problem with selecting an Element from a div using nested FindElement option

I am creating a test for presenting a demo to my management and client using Selenium WebDriver in C#. In this test I need to find an element (a radio button), but for that I want to use the nested ...
2
votes
1answer
707 views

Selenium WebDriver sometimes fails to connect to the browser when running tests in headless mode

I'm experiencing timeouts when Webdriver connects to the Chrome browser in headless acceptance tests setup on Linux. I'm using the following setup to run the tests: Vagrant machine with Ubuntu ...
7
votes
5answers
196 views

Importance of Stability of QA Team for overall quality itself

Let me give you all a brief description: So we have a client which has left the company. They refused to renew their project. The primary reason was that during the course of time, the client was ...
1
vote
0answers
95 views

How to reorder the test case number on Testlink?

I have around 200 test cases for my system stored and managed using Testlink. However, I noticed that when I deleted one test case, the latest number of test cases still remains 200. Is there any way ...
2
votes
2answers
39 views

How to test timeshifts?

Last weekend (at least in CET-timezone) there was the timeshift from daylight saving time (DST) to normal time. I thought I had captured all negative effects of "my" application after last years ...
2
votes
5answers
233 views

What should be the answer given by QA when asked if software is ready for release

One of the most frequently asked questions of QA by team leads or other business representatives is: We're getting close to the planned release date. What do you think - is the software ready? ...
2
votes
1answer
392 views

Running failed test cases in TestNG

I have a suite which consists of 2 test cases. When I run this suite, the results should be 1 passed and 1 failed. When I am trying to run the failed test cases through TestNG-failed.xml file, it is ...
2
votes
2answers
338 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
205 views

Explicit wait is not reliable with Selenium C#

While creating test scripts in Selenium WebDriver using C#, I have used Explicit wait (after going through this link) and have also gone through SO and SQA links for the same. So, I implemented it ...
2
votes
4answers
409 views

JMeter threads vs users

I want to know whats the difference between hard-coding user (1 user) credentials to a HTTP Request while threads is 20 and using a CSV Data Config that reads 20 user credentials while the thread ...
1
vote
0answers
104 views

Handling different input fields using Robot Framework

I am writing an automation test script using Robot Framework & Selenium2Library for testing our web application (I am writing test cases in .txt format) I am having a problem on handling two ...
1
vote
1answer
298 views

Adding user-data-dir option to ChromeDriver makes it do not work and timeout only

Using .NET's C#: I was thrilled to learn how to start a web driver session with your local cookie data here. The browser now starts with my bookmarks and cookies loaded (I tested accessing sites ...
2
votes
3answers
653 views

how to find the css style attribute of a particular html element using Robot Framework?

I am writing an automation test script using Robot Framework & Selenium2Library for testing our web application. One of my test cases involves checking the CSS style attribute of an HTML tag. Is ...
2
votes
1answer
253 views

Selenium HtmlUnit: How do I disable JS errors?

I have been working on a script for hours and I can't seem to figure out a way to make headless and automated automated. WebDriver driver = new HtmlUnitDriver( ...

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