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2answers
174 views

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.
0
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2answers
105 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
68 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 ...
0
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3answers
60 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
70 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 ...
2
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4answers
124 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 ...
0
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1answer
41 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 ...
1
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2answers
60 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 ...
1
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2answers
61 views

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 ...
0
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2answers
54 views

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

At present i am 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
51 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 ...
0
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2answers
104 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 ...
0
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0answers
26 views

Which queue implementation to choose to model a queue of test cases to be run?

In our organization we have an in-house written test execution framework. We are going to abandon it in several phases, and we decided to start with a Test Queue. My requirements: Supports ...
2
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1answer
73 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 ...
0
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3answers
72 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 ...
0
votes
0answers
19 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 ...
0
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0answers
37 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
112 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 ...
1
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2answers
71 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 ...
0
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4answers
72 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 ...
0
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0answers
18 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
57 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 ...
0
votes
1answer
36 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
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0answers
78 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?
0
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1answer
66 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?
0
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2answers
68 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?
0
votes
0answers
46 views

How to handle capcha in Jmeter?

I have created a test plan for a user for a web application. Test plan is running as expected but on registration screen, user has to enter capcha. I m not able to handle it from Jmeter.
0
votes
1answer
18 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 ...
1
vote
1answer
67 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.
0
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1answer
34 views

Testing strategies for testing a Scheduler

We have developed an in-house Scheduler which is based on Rate-monotonic scheduling. We have 6 tasks (5 actual tasks and 1 idle task). Our scheduler works on 1msec timer interrupt. Before sending it ...
0
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1answer
48 views

how to print currency symbols using webdriver with testng

In Dropdown currencies are listed as($,€,₤). Based on the selected currency, prices will display in other page like ($10,€10,₤10). Using the below code, I got the selected value from the dropdown. ...
0
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2answers
63 views

Where should I look to find Testing and QA talents?

We are looking to build up a QA and Testing team within our Product Development. We started out by looking for a person with experience both hands-on and as a manager and for a product similar to ...
0
votes
4answers
88 views

Evidencing Testing

Historically at our company the chosen past by our prodecessors has been to take screen shots of every step of a test in a test script, even if no bug has been found. We are no moving from a ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

JMeter - Object moved to here error

I have a jmeter script that logs into a site designed with ASPX. When I run the Thread Group with 5 users, 3-4 of them run correctly while the remaining 1 or 2 fail and give me a message saying ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

verificationErrors in WebDriver

When verification fails in multiple "try catch" blocks containing "verificationErrors.Append(e.message)" in a single test script, the test results log shows only one of those failures and instead of ...
0
votes
1answer
114 views

Using multiple instances of webDriver

I have defined an object of Web driver in one class as Static WebDriver driver; and want to use that instance into another class to automate browser. Is it possible? Or I will have to define drivers ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

.Net GUI testing of third party components

Recently I have started to create a prototype automated test for a .net based desktop application. Our team uses at-least two third party components which I cannot reach with the MS UIAutomation ...
2
votes
1answer
83 views

How credible are WebDriver tests?

We have recently encountered a bug that we are able to reproduce manually in Internet Explorer, without any significant effort. Same bug we have tried to reproduce also automatically, with WebDriver ...
0
votes
3answers
70 views

Should environment for performance tests be isolated?

I've been tasked with arranging performance tests for a Web application to measure response time and memory consumption in different load scenarios. However, our current test environment is shared ...
0
votes
2answers
39 views

How should I be unit testing the search process of a web app

A lot of the examples for unit testing that I see involve testing that numbers add up. For example, Derek Greer demonstrates unit testing a calculator app, making sure that the equals function does ...
0
votes
4answers
92 views

Tips for wanna be testers? [closed]

I am a postgraduate student and want to become a software tester after graduation. I have no work experience, but when I read some stuff about the traits a software tester should have I can relate to ...
2
votes
3answers
169 views

Test Suite vs. Test Plan

I am having a difficult time pinning down an official description of what a test suite is compared to a test plan. In Test Computer Software they don't even mention suites. (I assume because the book ...
6
votes
5answers
678 views

Suite of automated tests - owned by devs or testers?

I'm working on a project that involves 4 developers and three QAers. I've tried to encourage the other devs to write tests for every new feature they have added, and we have built up a suite of ...
2
votes
2answers
66 views

When to decide that certain features are to no longer be tested

I pretty sure that most of you guys have reached this at a given moment in time. That moment when your regression tests keep piling and also the amount of time it takes to go through them also ...
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votes
1answer
77 views

Robot framework. How to select option by text but value

I want to select an option from list, but i wont use value for it. <tbody><tr> <td colspan="3"><a ...
4
votes
7answers
230 views

Manual QA looking to get into Automated Testing (no programming background)

I currently work at an ad agency as a Manual QA. I originally came in to act on the business side but kind of 'fell in to' the job. I do not have a programming background but I am very interested in ...
2
votes
2answers
81 views

Best practices on testing access permissions

My web system has roles which allows the users to access different resources depending on the role. My questions are: should permissions be tested by automated integration tests? Are there best ...
1
vote
2answers
70 views

How do you maintain your testing data?

I am in security administration, not QA. Our testers have requested a userID with full access to the QA databases that will run scripts to clean-up/delete (DB2 SQL) data when necessary - which is ...
1
vote
2answers
70 views

Very basic roles of a testing team

I'm the lead developer in a team of 10 devs of varying skill / experience. The majority of the work that we do is in-house but the projects are getting increasingly complicated and the business is ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Where to get started with UFT?

I've recently been tasked with getting some UI automation written to help with regression testing for our product. This is entirely new to me and I've scouring the web for resources but not finding ...

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