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Existence of an element

I have seen a couple of ways to test if an element exists. One way: private boolean existsElement(String id) { try { driver.findElement(By.id(id)); } catch (NoSuchElementException e) ...
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Software testing - Get serial number from SCSI HD

Based on some samples I got on internet, I created a function to get the serial number from HDs with SCSI interface. The problem is I do not have a SCSI HD for making tests :( Please, if you have a ...
0
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2answers
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How much Ramp up time should I set

Here is the Scenario: I am testing a Restful web service. I am simulating JMeter as an endpoint. In actual there are 13000 End points that communicate with the Web services. I am simulating same ...
0
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Stale Element Reference Exception:Element is not attached to the page document

I am getting stale element reference exception while running a loop. WebElement ControlTypeOp=driver.findElement(By.xpath("//select[@name='ctl00$ContentPlaceHolder1$ddlControl']")); Select ...
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1answer
26 views

Software to capture and read text using camera

I am working in a External HDD manufacturing company. We have product label on each External indicating the serial number, Part Number and Name of the product. We are manufacturing different models so ...
2
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1answer
59 views

Difference between Smoke Testing and Sanity Testing [duplicate]

I am new to "Manual Testing". Just wanted to know the difference between Smoke Testing and Sanity Testing with software examples for better understanding.
0
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2answers
44 views

Mobile testing process: pro vs cons

In my current project, we have started to develop a Mobile app besides the Web-app. So, I'm curious and want to have your advice about : What's the difference between mobile app vs web-app? When ...
0
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Is it possible to UI automate testing involving Two-factor Authentication for an iOS app? [duplicate]

I have an iOS app that uses 2FA for certain account related features. I'd like to create some UI automation tests for those features, but they require receiving either SMS messages or email. On a ...
0
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1answer
12 views

Protractor on JSF

I need to click on a oneselectmenu and select an item made of primefaces JSF using protractor js. Heres my code: it ('should pesquisa', function () { ...
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1answer
29 views

“clickAt” not working in Eclipse using Selenium

I'm having a problem with my continuous integration, using Selenium IDE I can use clickAt, but while trying to build the "program" in eclipse I always get the error saying that clickAt is an ...
0
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0answers
43 views

Importing Test cases from Excel to TFS

I need to import test cases from Excel to TFS 2013. For this I have already gone through the link SQA and VSTS, but my issue is not getting resolved from these links. I can't use 'Test Case Migrator ...
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1answer
119 views

What skills technical testers candidates are missing?

I'm trying on understand what are the common skills and knowledge that candidates for technical testers are missing and thus failing at job interviews. The reason I ask those questions stems from the ...
0
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1answer
40 views

Retrieving xpath from stored webelement variable

I am using page object model. Here is xpath that I have written for Heading of the page and stored it in the heading webelement variable. @FindBy( xpath = "//div[@class='page-title ...
0
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1answer
40 views

Standard format for Reporting

Is there any standard format for reports i.e. order of the columns in the reports? For example, we have usually ID's, Names, Dates. Addresses, Amount etc in the reports. Is there any standard for the ...
0
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2answers
87 views

Distractions in software testing

What are the distractions you face daily while doing testing in your office. Are there any steps to cope up with those, like how do you manage to get the job done with utmost quality in between those ...
0
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2answers
61 views

Is it possible to automate testing involving Two-factor Authentication?

Are there methods for testing 2FA signup or login? I would assume judicious use of dummy phone numbers and/or emails would be involved.
0
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1answer
28 views

Anyone has experience automating test cases on COBOL programs?

Now I am trying with a java library called tn5250j, which provides scripting capabilities, but it is not well documented, didn't find much experiences on internet. Does anyone have experience with ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Automating file comparison (different formats like csv, text etc)

I am trying to automate the file comparison which are available in different formats. Is there any tool which can be helpful for this scenario?
2
votes
2answers
51 views

Using Selenium to test SOLR queries

I have a general question, which pretty much is, How do I test SOLR queries using Selenium? Suppose we have a SOLR query JSON file, which pretty much looks like a huge pile of text containing values ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

QTP Test cases fail sometimes and pass sometimes. Individually they pass

When I run my test cases individually they run ok and pass. But when I run a test suite, some of the test cases fail and when I re-run the test suite, the same test cases pass but fails another set of ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Coded UI Element Map - Are there any issues with nested classes creating a UI Map?

So, I have been tasked with creating a coded ui map for automated testing. I've been looking into a couple of different options, and have found I like nesting different areas of the application into ...
0
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0answers
10 views

Integration testing using QTP

I am working on Workday integration where I have to automate the different integrations having different parameters. I am trying to do this using QTP. What would be the best approach to do this and ...
0
votes
2answers
40 views

Unhandled exception in Selenium Webdriver with C#

I have created a small test using C# in Selenium Webdriver, for this test I first used Selenium IDE and then converted that IDE code to C# code and created Project in VSTS C#. But while running the ...
1
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3answers
155 views

How to continue script when element is not found in selenium

I am using selenium web driver and appium as this is mobile application automation, I am trying to check that if element is there or not and based on that I have put conditions. long starttime = ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

search string text in search grid is not working using send keys

I am passing sendKeys( ) through search grid to search a particular string.I am able to click that search text but its not clicking the search string ,Below is the html for that search text: ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

How to reuse test steps in HP ALM test plan?

I'd like to reuse the same sequence of steps in different test scenarious. For example, scenario of testing printing functionality and testing calculation functionality both need address entering. So ...
0
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1answer
34 views

Boundary Value Analysis

I am new to Manual testing. Can someone help me out in finding the Boundary Value Analysis for date fields like "Day" or "Month"?
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Submit button not working in Selenium webdriver

When I launch ChromeDriver or IEDriver and click the submit button (manually and automatically), it does not send the inputs. It works outside of webdriver though, I can click the submit button and ...
1
vote
2answers
51 views

Selenium and it's ability to do integration testing

Previously I have done some work for a client and a conversation went much like this: Client: "I want to test my product, that is web based. What would you recommend?" Me: "Selenium is a ...
0
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2answers
46 views

Selenium - Best practice, mapping an object to HTML form?

I was wondering if anyone uses a design pattern where there is an object (similar to a page object) which has fields for each input in an HTML form. I guess the fields would be nullable and then the ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Does parent-child defect relationship exist in HP ALM

There is a situation when it whould be useful to have parent-child defect relationship: Parent defect: 'Print' button only creates blank word document (it should be filled in with data) Child ...
1
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1answer
26 views

Impact Flow Tracking for feature update & changes

I have been working in startup as manual and automation QA engineering. New features gets applied to our site once in 2 weeks. Whenever a redesign project comes up, like say product page redesign - ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

CodedUI [CUIT] doesn't work with Bootstrap Date Picker

I have been working with CodedUI in a bootstrap UI, which my currently working solution is built on. I recently noticed when automating the functionalities for a Smoke test, the recorded steps (CUI ...
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votes
3answers
64 views

How do I get elements from drop down menu in Selenium [closed]

Please suggest to get the elements present in drop down menu using Selenium WebDriver. Thank you..
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votes
0answers
15 views

Where can we see @Test(description=“test description”) in report?

I am unable to see the my test description in report. I use this annotation for it: @Test(description="TestCase Description") Where can I see the above description of my test case in the final ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

What language/protocol do web browsers use for accepting automation requests?

The WebDriver API allows browsers to be automated, such as for end-to-end testing. Specific implementations exist, such as the standalone ChromeDriver or InternetExplorer Driver executables or the ...
3
votes
2answers
80 views

What high level operations should be tested on a page from Automation perspective?

I'm interested in defining a minimum set of high-level operations which should be validated over a page using the Page Object Model in Selenium Automation Framework. So far I know about the ...
6
votes
5answers
936 views

I want to learn Selenium but not sure about the language I need to learn for automation

Java or Javascript? or maybe another language? Please help me choose the programming language I should learn for Selenium automation and its benefit over other. Any pro's and con's?
0
votes
2answers
80 views

Setting TestNG test case result as PASS/FAIL as per my requirement

I have one requirement, I need to read the test data from the excel sheet and after the test case execution I need to write in to excel sheet as PASS/Fail/ Skip. I have used TestNG framework,Below ...
0
votes
1answer
59 views

TestNG vs Robot Framework - pros and cons

What are the pros and cons of using Robot Framework with selenium2Library (webdriver). Which one is the better option for web application testing - TestNG or Robot Framework?
4
votes
6answers
196 views

Different testing approaches for different teams?

I'm responsible for introducing QA to two teams in the same company (let's call them A and B). None of them had any systematic QA before. A and B develop two different products use different ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

How to Automate Rich Text Editor in RC?

I got the problem when I was trying to automate a twitter account- to send a new tweet. The text box has changed to rich editor(I am not sure though). When I tried to record it using IDE, it is not ...
2
votes
2answers
148 views

What are acceptable time to spend and taks to be done analysing a defect as a tester?

Morning, what are an acceptable time and tasks to analyse a defect as a tester? Following situation: As our QA teams waits for a new client version and our preparations are quite done we had a look ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

Installing ddt on Ubuntu with Python 3

I am working on a Ubuntu system which has both Python 2.7 and Python 3.4 installed. I was trying to install the ddt library for creating data driven test cases. However when I try installing using ...
1
vote
3answers
67 views

What items to check for test case to pass in Selenium automation

I have to automate the testing for a web application. No manual test cases are available. The application mainly shows graphs of consumption(Kendo Charts). What can I check to determine whether the ...
0
votes
2answers
44 views

How to filter string values in HP-ALM with regexp-like syntax?

What kind of syntax is it possible to use in HP-ALM string filtering? For example something like this: *accounts?*(error|enter)*
0
votes
2answers
54 views

API testing using jmeter: How to verify the response data of 100 different employees

This is with respect to one API empcbdb/index.php/emp/PRO10 PRO10 is the emp ID which gives me accurate data for that particular employee in response as ...
2
votes
2answers
827 views

Should release management accept anything less than 100% pass on automated tests?

Should release management accept anything less than 100% pass on automated tests? Is a 97% pass on automated tests a typical thing or is it a sign of test automation problems that need to be fixed? ...
1
vote
2answers
52 views

Prevent testing email in production

Hi I'm newbie to Quality Assurance.I'm going through some problem that the developers are leaving the email traces in the websites deployed live. We are only knowing about it when an employee leaves ...
0
votes
3answers
61 views

How to find element with dynamic names in selenium webdriver

My code: <input type="text" placeholder="Label" class="other[] form-control" name="projectsurvey[1438590696705][choosekey][1438590696705][]" value=""> Where name ...

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