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What should software verification focus on? [closed]

If software verification focuses on the quality of the completed products, should it also check that we have actually built the right product? Should it also help in monitoring tool wastage and ...
2
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2answers
75 views

What are some good thinking tools that a tester can use to generate ideas? [closed]

As a tester I want to generate more out of the box ideas, so that I can test all positive as well as negative test scenarios and find most critical defects before the product is released. Are there ...
2
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3answers
47 views

Maintain test case versioning ONLY with help of git (or any other version control tools) [closed]

We want to maintain test case versioning only using GIT (or other DVCS tools). What aspects of git could we take advantage of that would let us do this?
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1answer
26 views

How to restrict bugzilla non-authorized access? [closed]

I have a Bugzilla server and I found a security issue. If I make logout on web interface I still can read bugs by direct link. Enumerating bug ID in the URL I can read all bugs already exists. I was ...
0
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1answer
50 views

What does a performance engineer test on a day-to-day basis? [closed]

What are the usual responsibilities for a mid-level employee with 2 to 3 yrs of experience and familiar with a load runner tool?
3
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3answers
240 views

How does Boundary Value Analysis work?

In a flight reservation system, the number of available seats in each plane model is an input. A plane may have any positive number of available seats, up to the given capacity of the plane. Using ...
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4answers
537 views

Learning myself or getting certified?

I explored these tools Selenium web-driver, Appium by myself (current company supports me to learn) with help of StackOverflow (you guys) and with my effort. But my question is - is it good ...
3
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4answers
85 views

Agile: Most important “types” of test cases?

So if you were to look at wikipedias list of the different types of test cases you'll see a huge list. In an ideal world QA would have an infinite number of hours to create test plans for all the ...
2
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2answers
84 views

Execute a particular test using command prompt and Selenium, NUnit, Test cases written in C#

I have written a number of test cases in C# for UI which uses Selenium Webdriver (I am new to Selenium). I would like to run a particular test case out of N number of test cases through command ...
1
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1answer
31 views

Alternative to MTM and excel for tracking manual test plans

We use to execute tens of manual tests plans sessions for identifying the build to be marked as release candidate and we mainly use Microsoft Test Manager and Excel. Both of them are fine but have ...
0
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3answers
78 views

GUI testing Tool or Unit Testing Tool

I have done some many testcases Some of the test cases test if the functionality is working and also that you retrieve expected data that shall be displayed after you have clicked on the function. ...
5
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1answer
192 views

How do I verify a Link URL using Selenium Webdriver / TestNG?

I'm trying to do an assert to make sure a correct XMLHttpRequest is made. I know that I can get the exact Request URL from the Developers Console -> Network tab -> XHR tab's general information ...
3
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1answer
52 views

Evaluating severity of a defect of a reset button [closed]

In my application there is a 'Reset' button and upon pressing the reset button some fields in application page should be enabled and some should be disabled. Along with reset button, there are other ...
1
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3answers
118 views

Webdriver auto-filtering results

Navigate to the custom elements example, open a console and type in document.body.getElementsByTagName("*").length - you should get 6 returned as the result. Using webdriver, try (def d ...
2
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1answer
39 views

how to compare my app battery usage to other apps usage?

I have built a navigation app (android and iOS) I want to automatically\manually test its battery consumption while navigating from A to B. And compare it to the battery consumption of external apps ...
0
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1answer
35 views

Need help with getting list of items in Page factory, c#

I am new to Page factory model - I need number of elements in list, I am trying in the following way: **[FindsBy(How = How.XPath, Using = "//*[@id='ABC']/div")] public List<IWebElement> ...
1
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1answer
38 views

How to read value from XML [closed]

I know this is a common question, but I have a requirement where I need to read values from XML file. Sturcture of the XML file is <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> <root> ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Issue with Coded UI hand written Test cases

I have a test case with below mentioned code: [TestMethod] public void _001_Search() { BrowserWindow brw = BrowserWindow.FromProcess(proc_browserProcessNo); ...
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0answers
8 views

jMeter on Nutanix

I am new here nice to meet you and I hope you can help me. I am working with two Scenarios in my client. One we have Nutanix on its Linux KVM-based hypervisor and the other we have common x86 servers ...
0
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0answers
27 views

How to correct Correlation problem in loadrunner

I've generated following script in VUGEN (LR Community Edition) and getting the following error when replaying Action.c(36): Error -35061: No match found for the requested parameter ...
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1answer
36 views

Is there a need for advanced learning resources for automation testers? [closed]

I am just trying to dig as deep as I can to find the most clear-cut best practices as I can, but I am having trouble finding code or tutorials that are anything but absolute basic and then they just ...
0
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0answers
12 views

How to use appium in hybridapp?

How to do test using appium for hybridapp (android) in ubuntu operating system. what are the steps to follow for run appium in hybridapp?
4
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3answers
52 views

Will there be any negative impact, If I load test an Amazon-EC2 hosted application from JMeter (also AWS-EC2 hosted)

Has anyone experience of load-testing a web application hosted on Amazon-EC2 by using the JMeter that is also hosted on Amazon EC2 instance (separate instance). Please share best practices and tips ...
1
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0answers
57 views

Working principle behind the recorder in Selenium IDE [closed]

The Selenium IDE is able to get information about the recorded controls by subscribing to the events raised by the Firefox browser. This way it is able to write handlers for the subscribed events. Is ...
1
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4answers
47 views

Is it common in the software industry to use graph coverage for their functional front-end tests?

I have learned various theoretical testing methods and test case generations through university's quality assurance course. One of the techniques that interest me is Graph Coverage which is a theory ...
3
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3answers
216 views

How do you perform API Testing? I had an interview question

I had an interview and they asked me how you will perform API testing? What should be my perfect answer? I explained what ever I have experienced with API testing but I felt that they were not ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Observing state changes with Mutation Observers

Is anyone using mutation observers for capturing (observable) state changes on DOM nodes? I'm thinking this could be useful for exploratory automated testing (perhaps even assisting in creating ...
0
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1answer
29 views

I am looking for an application to test hybrid mobile application for android/IOS [closed]

Any opensource application is available for to test hybrid application?
5
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2answers
982 views

As a tester should I answer questions about general SDLC in job interview

I had an interview a day ago, the interviewer asked me about phases of SDLC. I have answered the question, now my question is: We as automation testers deal with STLC, is it necessary to answer SDLC ...
1
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0answers
39 views

Why a PhantomJS grid node is defined differently compared to other browsers

I am trying to set up one of my Selenium Grid nodes using PhantomJS. (The rest of the nodes are all working fine with Firefox browsers) Now generally, when we configure a node, we launch a ...
0
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0answers
35 views

Working with HTML Table in Coded UI

Currently, I am using Coded UI for creating automated test cases for a web application. There I have encontered a scenario, where I need to validate the results from a table (actually this table ...
5
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2answers
78 views

Can a smoke test be a pre-condition and assumption for a test case?

Before actually starting testing we do smoke testing and after that we start the actual testing. Can we take the results of the smoke testing session as pre-condition and assumption while writing test ...
0
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0answers
13 views

HP ALM Tests with Design Steps Report Test Step issue

For me the Tests with Design Steps report produces steps that are in a backwards order. So they are listed from 10-1 instead from 1 to 10. How can this be fixed?
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2answers
135 views

What is the difference between automation tests and test automation?

Is there a difference between automated tests and test automation? If so, what are the main goals of the individual tests?
3
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2answers
420 views

How to test website in IE for Ubuntu 12.04 os

I am new to Ubuntu 12.04 OS, I need to check a website for browser Compatibility with IE, I have already tried Playonlinux and Wine Softwares. but IE is repeatedly crashing, Is there any option to ...
1
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1answer
39 views

TypeScript Unit testing tools? [closed]

What are unit testing tools used when we code typescript. What is the best and most efficient?
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0answers
24 views

what is the advantage of using roboectric for android UT over espresso?

I'm new to android testing. I have read espresso is more UI based framework and robolectric is a UT framework. I want to add UT to existing android project with espresso framework in use already. ...
6
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5answers
112 views

How to do more effective database testing?

I am testing a financial web-based application having the back-end built on SQL Server. As far as DB testing is concerned, I test simply whether any value/input entered in the UI application is saved ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

When passing a value, system selects a different value from the drop down in selenium web driver

While passing a value, system selects a different value from the drop down in selenium web driver. Following is the code written:- ...
0
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0answers
28 views

Division not appended on click event in phantomjs

On clicking the link: <a href="#">xxx</a> the below div should be appended to the webpage <div class="desc cloned"> <div class="wrap"> ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Even though my xpath is correct I am getting error as org.openqa.selenium.ElementNotVisibleException

I'm unable to click on Plus button and Minus button. My xpath is as //div[4]/span[2] Even though my xpath is correct, I am getting an exception. I have also synced it using waits. <!DOCTYPE ...
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1answer
47 views

Real life example of software risk estimation [closed]

Can anyone explain a real life example of software risk estimation?
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1answer
38 views

Driver lost focus

I have one test case with java selenium webdriver. When I go to the login, everything is OK, but when I go to the other click in the new show, driver can´t find the object. Selenium IDE captured the ...
0
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0answers
19 views

Magento Performance Toolkit giving fatal error

Ported version of Magento Performance Toolkit for Magento CE 1.9 is giving error (please refer to the image link). I am trying to use it with JMeter to load test a Magento site. Error while running ...
0
votes
4answers
58 views

Apply Performance Testing with JMeter

I'm new in software testing in relation to performance testing. I found an interesting testing tool named JMeter for my project that is created in ASP.net MVC The next question is about how I should ...
2
votes
1answer
78 views

Find custom elements in webdriver

Why aren't custom tags supported yet in Selenium WebDriver? I realise the W3C web components proposal is still under review, but browsers are already implementing them widely (angular apps come to ...
3
votes
2answers
87 views

Best approach to learn programming and start test automation [closed]

Where should I start if I want to automate and learn/improve my programming skills at the same time? I've used selenium webdriver + python and it was really cool, also tried some watir + ruby and now ...
3
votes
3answers
135 views

How Agile/Scrum Teams estimate Testing Effort?

In Agile Testing, what are some of the most common estimation techniques with context to the QA process. What are story points?
2
votes
2answers
68 views

Determine the order of Testing in a Project?

When QA teams receive a software build, how do they normally test? Given is the random list of test techniques.... arrange them in order: Re-testing Smoke testing Regression testing Sanity testing ...
1
vote
1answer
102 views

Cannot install Selenium IDE in with Firefox Developer Edition

I am using Firefox Developer Edition 44.0a2 (2015-12-03) tried to install Selenium IDE, it does not install. how can i install it? However, standard Firefox works fine with latest selenium IDE.

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