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Fitnesse vs Robot

We are choosing what system to start using in our company. it should be used for both backend (REST API, some DB checks) and UI testing it should use a simple language so even non-programmers/tester ...
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2answers
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Selenium picture Captha validation

We upgraded captcha in our application to use images instead of letters In the previous version I could fill the captcha field with a specific token to pass my the validation. Since now there is ...
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Headless browser testing using X virtual frame buffer

My current setup is using Jenkins as my CI environment, which has some ubuntu server nodes to execute the end to end browser tests on some amazon EC2 machines using selenium 2. I am wondering if ...
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1answer
73 views

Building reusable image libraries for JAutomate (a GUI Testing tool)

I am a new tester and I am working with JAutomate. I find it annoying to keep taking new pictures for every new recording you do in the tool and in the end it will also take a lot of memory space. So ...
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Obfuscating logs before publishing

I sometimes have a temptation to report some entries from our logs on public fora like StackExchange to get help form the wider community on isolating root causes. However, I rather refrain from that ...
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What is the difference between integration and interface tests?

I have googled many times but still not understand clearly about interface testing in software testing, who can explain this , many thanks?
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53 views

Testing Verify Method Call Without Argument In Test Class

I have a class which takes a message with payload String. The payload is then split and used to create an Entity which is passed to DAOInterface to persist. How can you test the call ...
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1answer
68 views

Career Change in to Testing

I've around 10+ years of experience in Banking operations including, reconciliations, sales, customer services, Asset Management financial transaction QA. Coming to academics I've done my PG in ...
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1answer
87 views

Pairwise Testing - How do you find the most important cases?

Currently I have to create manual test cases for a feature with 64 different combinations. I think it is not useful to create test cases for all of them. How do I find the most important combinations? ...
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Installation testing of a web based application on developed .net platform

Is there any checklist to do installation testing of a web based application ?
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1answer
744 views

Difference between WebDriver and Selenium in Selenium Grid Node Configuration

I'm using Selenium Grid and noticed that I can configure the seleniumProtocol parameter for the different capabilities in the Node. I can chose between WebDriver and Selenium. Excerpt from my ...
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4answers
222 views

Exploratory Testing

We are an agile software development boutique. We use Kanban to keep our project running. We do Test Driven development, so don't have a separate testing phase. But we do some manual testing called ...
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1answer
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ALM/QC API - Update test execution in a test set?

Overview of the problem I am trying to update test execution statuses of tests that are not automated (i.e. test scripts that cover multiple manual test cases), but I am having problems doing this ...
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1answer
574 views

Using Jmeter to load test a Citrix web platform

We have Citrix XenApp and NetScaler and we want to load test this environment for capacity planning. Normal use is that a user installs Citrix Receiver, which installs a plugin for his web browser ...
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3answers
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What to call a matrix with all possible combinations?

For example: The application show a list of results. Now we have a new feature: The list can be filtered. The user can use a search input field and a date range to filter the results. To cover all ...
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2answers
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Any fields that are enabled, disabled or prepopulated should do so without having the page post back. What does this post back means?

Any fields that are enabled, disabled or pre-populated should do so without having the page post back. What does this post back means?
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1answer
640 views

How to open a link in new tab and then coming back to previous tab in webdriver

I have a situation in which I have to perform some action on one web page and their changes will reflect in the other web page. And after that I want to check whether changes are reflecting or not by ...
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5answers
203 views

Best Opensource Tool available for Security Testing of Web applications

I'm on to an R & D task for testing the security vulnerabilities that can happen in a web application. I wants to use an open source tool. There are many type of vulnerabilities like Cross Site ...
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4answers
222 views

What mathematical skills does testing require?

I've just been wondering what mathematical skills I would need to become a software tester.
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2answers
4k views

Setup appium for Android on Mac osx 10.8.5

I am new to mobile testing. I want to configure appium for testing android applicaiton on Mac machine. Can someone provide the steps to do. And I want to using with selenium webdriver using Java.
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2answers
162 views

Browser Testing

We have now been conducting browser testing on our websites for over 4 years and are conducting a review on how we work. We split browser testing down in the following areas. Functional - All keys ...
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Visual Regression Testing

For testing the visual appearance of a website the use of tools like selenium (functional surface test) are not sufficient because it doesn´t check the visual appearance and/or the CSS-Code directly. ...
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3answers
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Desktop Application testing using selenium

Is it possible to test desktop applications using selenium? Suppose we have a simple application like gtalk. A desktop application, can we automate that application with selenium.
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2answers
1k views

What are basic metrics of coverage with functional UI automation testing

There is web application product which is tested by test automation (selenium webdriver based test project in scope of the whole project) Client is asking what is the test coverage by automation of ...
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1answer
147 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 ...
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3answers
119 views

When all web browsers follow IT industry standards then what is the need of Compatibility testing?

Simple question: WHY we need compatibility testing? Mostly answer that because application behaves differently on different web browsers. That is what I’m asking that why application behaves ...
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1answer
276 views

How to start all tests with a clear session after browser crash,

Im using WebDriver and Python to automate a website. I have a suite of tests and sometimes running into the following problem. Test no.1 = Login to home page, navigate to Account page, perform some ...
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4answers
608 views

Test reports for Agile software releases

Our organisation and clients expects us to give a sort of test "certificate" for each release. Each release consists of a couple of three/four weeks sprints, including testing efforts as: Automated ...
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1answer
86 views

To run all test cases by invoking driver once for a suite

I want to run all my test cases with one start up and tear down process. I have written code for multiple browser testing and as of now I am repeating those codes in every class file under ...
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3answers
1k views

I'm facing content encoding = utf-8 problem while testing a web application using jmeter

I’m new to Jmeter and I am currently testing a web application using Jmeter. When I’m trying to record using "HTTP(S) Test Script Recorder", Jmeter records 'two' HTTP Request for 'one' static screen ...
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2answers
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Matching any text present on the visible html page

Suppose I have an add question facility but can't add same question in the form. So need to check whether the question is already visible on the screen, if not then add it. I am not getting how to ...
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2answers
82 views

Which is best for mobile application testing? Manual or Automation? [closed]

I am currently working in Mobile Testing (Manual), I just want to know which type of testing best suits for mobile apps (Manual or Automation)? Kindly provide suggestions on this.
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2answers
1k views

What is the best code coverage tool for a java based Web application [closed]

I have an automation framework based out of Selenium Web driver. I want to find out the extent to which automated test scenarios covers various sections of code. Can some one please suggest a code ...
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2answers
4k views

Difference Between CSS and XPATH [duplicate]

Difference Between CSS and XPATH ? Which is the best locator in selecting Elements in selenium? If Xpath is the better why? why should we use Xpath instead of CSS? If CSS is the better why? why ...
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1answer
192 views

Combining coverage from unit tests and functional tests/Selenium

Has anyone had experience getting a combined code coverage measure across both unit tests and functional/UI automation tests? I'm in a Java stack with Cobertura, Jenkins and Ant. I can successfully ...
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3answers
437 views

How can i start my session in other browser rather than firefox in Selenium WebDriver?

I am new to selenium webdriver and by default when i run a script it is opening a session in Firefox. now i want to open this session in other browsers like Google Chrome, IE. How can i open this ...
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2answers
61 views

OS X hypervisor for software tests

I am setting up an OS X (build and) test environment for a open source project with a big C codebase. It shall be a Mavericks host on a Mac mini, which has a virtual machine with Snow Leopard. Both ...
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2answers
283 views

Desktop application automation

I need to automate desktop application i.e Bluetooth PTS tool. But can't find any good way to do. I have no exposure to scripting.
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2answers
259 views

What practices are used to avoid constantly testing the login screen in web driver tests?

Good tests shouldn't shouldn't have duplication and should be concise, however when testing a web application with authentication the test must first get past authentication to perform the desired ...
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2answers
92 views

Maintaining list of testcases in an agile environment

I am working on an agile team building a web-based product. We do have jUnit tests and API automation as well. However since we iterate fast, more and more test-cases are being added or updated ...
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4answers
154 views

How to get specialized in UI/UX testing?

I have been asked to work with our UI/UX director recently to test our UI stuffs. I am bit nervous as its completely new area. So far, i have been in functional testing and did test for UI alignment ...
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0answers
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Query TFS 2013 to get recently automated

I want to find a method to query our TFS Server 2013 for test cases that have been switched from "Not Automated" or "Planned" to "Automated" within a given time period. I know I can create a query in ...
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2answers
171 views

Script when passing values from one HTML page to other in Selenium IDE

How to create Selenium IDE script when passing value [Using hyperlink] from one HTML page to other. In my case the page was automatically closed After passing the value. When i am trying to run ...
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1answer
59 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 ...
2
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3answers
3k views

Is there a Jenkins plugin that visualises SoapUI test results by giving you a graphical report?

I'm basically looking for something like this, but for SoapUI: SoapUI displays results in a really nice way in it's GUI. Any chance of getting something similar for/when it runs on Jenkins?
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1answer
159 views

What is a golden bug in software testing life cycle?

What is a golden bug in software testing life cycle. Kindly help me understand what kind of bug is this?
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3answers
318 views

What is a latent bug?

I came to know a new bug type named latent bug. Kindly help me understand what kind of bug is this?
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1answer
605 views

How to handle captcha in Jmeter?

I have created a test plan for a user for a web application. The test plan is running as expected, but on the registration screen, the user has to enter a captcha. I'm not able to handle it from ...
0
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1answer
66 views

procedure and prerequisites for installing selenium

I am a manual tester and would like to upgrade to automation so i would like to go for Selenium. But i am totally new to selenium. So I would like to gain some knowledge on selenium. For that i would ...
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1answer
1k views

Is there any framework for UI automation testing for Unity3D?

Does anyone know any framework that is compatible/integrated with Unity3D? I'm interested in Unit, Integrated and UI testing.

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