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Getting 'org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException' - how to fix?

I'm getting this error: Exception in thread "main" org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException: Unable to locate element Why am I getting this WebDriver exception and how can I fix it?
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Is there any default defect template available, so that we can fill the sheet and upload to QC directly with all defects by the End of the day

We are forced to use HL ALM QC to raise defects. Currently we were using Rally to raise defects for Agile projects. But now on, we need to use HP QC, to raise the defects. For rally, i have created my ...
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How to design test script in some cases? [closed]

I have often faced difficulty in designing test script, because unlike coding, there is no clear cut plain and simple logic in designing test scripts, nor there is a universal standard way of doing ...
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What do I need to do if dropdown takes more time to populate 1st element from dropdown list?

What do I need to do if drop down take time to populate 1st element from drop down list? Select Cdropdown = new Select(driver.findElement(By.xpath("//select[@id='ClientId']"))); Cdropdown....
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How can I do performance testing of Mobile Application?

I have a task of testing a mobile application by manual testing. I have to do performance testing and also load testing for this application. So, how can I test it manually? Do I need to use any ...
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86 views

Which Firefox version is more compatible with Selenium IDE and Firebug? [closed]

Firefox Browser compatibility with Selenium IDE and Firebug Plugins or addons.
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How to resolve NullPointerException error in my below POM code?

I am getting java.lang.NullPointerException while executing my test case , I am using Page Object Modle with PageFactory ,following are the code snippets LoginPageObjec.java public class ...
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How to locate an element which is inside the iframe?

I'm new to automation testing (I'm using TestNG framework and Java language) I'm having trouble in locating an element which is inside iframe. WebElement iframeSwitch= driver.findElement(By.id("...
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What is security testing? Please suggest how can I start. Any tools or any methods? [duplicate]

I want to learn security testing. To be candid I have just heard this term and never tried it. Is it beneficial for the product if security testing is done? How can I start? Do organizations value ...
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Does it require to install all necessary software for slave in jenkins

I have built automation script and everything working perfectly. Now client want to run same script from his location. I am thinking to set his computer as slave in jenkins , but does it require to ...
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Is it possible to find testing mentors outside of job context?

I was mentored and mentored other testers at work, working on real projects. It was basically about what to in a given situation that happens at work or how to solve a given technical problem. Do ...
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how to input data into datapool from xml file in rational functional tester?

how to input data into datapool from xml file in rational functional tester? I want the user input file to be an xml file and this xml file should be used to feed information for data pool in rft.
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I am getting java.lang.NullPointerException while executing my test case

I am getting java.lang.NullPointerException while executing my test case , I am using Page Object Modle with PageFactory ,following are the code snippets TestBase Class: ackage com.base; import ...
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Which programming language java or c# should I learn for selenium automation testing? [duplicate]

I am in manual testing from last 5+ years and having a sound experience in it. Now I want to switch in automation testing and want to start with Selenium. I don't have any programming experience or ...
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Should automated checks be agnostic of software configuration files?

Let's say we have a piece of Software, with a bunch of constants in a configuration file that sets certain arbitrary values, like a timeout of 300 seconds. Now we have a script for automated checks ...
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What is the difference between jUnit & TestNG?

I want to know difference between Junit & TestNG. Which one is useful for Tester?
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Why do medium to large companies not adopt test automation?

Is test automation simply not a right fit for some medium/large organisations, regardless of whether they "care" or not and assuming it can be applied there? What are the most common reasons for this? ...
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What is difference between Charter and Session Report?

I do exploratory testing for my projects and currently I am evaluating a tool for Session based test management. Due to the structure of the tool I am very much confused about "Charter" and "Session" ...
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2answers
25 views

Python Selenium Webdriver Help

I have a website that has the same titled button several times on the page. I want to be able to click a certain one of these buttons. The only thing I can see that is different is the second number ...
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1answer
29 views

Anyone find value migrating to NightWatch from Python Selenium API?

My dilemma, I have tons of tests and experience on the Python API to Selenium and webdriver. But, my dev team is big time javascript fans who think everything should be built under node/js. I want to ...
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What are techniques to analyze requirements in order to write test cases?

Can you please share your techniques that you had used to analyze requirements in order to write test cases? May be a lot of it comes with experience, in my case I remember I had struggled with ...
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45 views

How to select li element in selenium

I want to select "India (+91)" from dropdown Can anyone help me with this?
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1answer
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What is the best approach to test the windows services?

I want to write the automation suite for windows services. Some of these services updates the data in database. So my test cases would be to check the current state of the DB, run the windows service ...
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3answers
50 views

xpath - element is not located even when I construct the xpath

element is not found //HTML Code <input type="text" maxlength="61" style="width:185px;" value="" name="name73652d80" onblur="fieldTrack(this); "/> input type="text" onblur="fieldTrack(this);" ...
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1answer
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Open source tools for automation of testing Java GUI applications

The testing tool for Java GUI applications I know is: Jemmy - library that contains methods to reproduce all user actions which can be performed on Swing/AWT components (i.e. button pushing, text ...
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36 views

Suppose there are five Browser windows opened, how to find the third one and close it through web driver?

Suppose there are five Browser windows opened, how to find the third one and close it through web driver? Please I'm request you to all of you don't consider this question as a opinion based. I have ...
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42 views

What is the best approach to write the automation test cases that run on particular instances of time?

My application has several jobs which runs 4-6 times a day and changes the system state and many configurations. Now I want to write automation test cases which will verify this state transitions and ...
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How to read Data from XML file and compare the Data with Database Tables as an output using Selenium?

I have to test more than 250 feeds which contains of listing data. Hence, the goal is Download feeds file from existing legacy system which is in XML format and then compare the values with New(re-...
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How to organize a QA Process/Department?

I am in a 10 man team, and I am the only QA in the team. I am new to the team and I have already put a QA process in place. My process is this: Development (will wait till the development phase is ...
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QA Access to QA is Being Denied [closed]

My QA team is being denied access to the QA environment. Yes, really. Is there a precedent for this? A good reason? Is it as monumentally stoopid as I think it is? Are there any resources or ...
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How much effort do people spend on reporting/fixing a bug in hours/currency? [closed]

I need some good statistics on how much effort do people spend on an average software bug. We assume that there is some interface between users and developers and wish to calculate just the bug costs, ...
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66 views

Automation tool with record & playback option [closed]

As I know we have selenium IDE tool to record and playback our automation script..while recording in ide some Ajax function and date pickers are not working properly..I want to know is there is any ...
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0answers
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How can I simulate the connection of multiple devices at once?

I have a client that's developing a system that allows any user within range to connect and use the service. A router will be on-site and allow anybody within range to connect via WiFi. A virtual "...
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2answers
49 views

How to locate xpath for given tag?

I am trying to automate one of site and the below are the html code for same <a href="http://register.rediff.com/register/register.php?FormName=user_details">Create a Rediffmail account</a&...
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3answers
44 views

how to Conduct a performance test using jmeter for 100000 users

I need to conduct a performance test on Azure website and the Users count is '200000'. Can anyone suggest me the configuration for this.
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473 views

Which Programming Language is more supportive to start with Selenium? [closed]

I am looking to start with selenium, so please suggest me which language is good for automation testing?
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33 views

RobotFramework: Global variables which change only locally

In the root of the test directory, I have this setting.robot file which includes the global variables used in all test suites and test cases. This file has been used as resource in all test cases: ***...
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0answers
26 views

GoogleTest with Visual Studio 2015

I would like to use GoogleTest to run unit tests on my project. In my solution I have three projects: The GoogleTest project, which is a static library My Project Under Test, an executable My Project ...
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1answer
62 views

Webdriver - Get the count of elements from li drop-down?

Saw few questions about this but I think that they are not giving the answer that I'm seeking since all of them were using Select class and I can't use that class since the drop-down is not using ...
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2answers
57 views

Cucumber and TestNG integration

I have a simple question as I am just getting into Test Automation. I want to develop Cucumber smoke tests and acceptance tests as they would be easy to read and understand for my colleagues. ...
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0answers
46 views

What errors that can't be detected by testing techniques but rather by guessing? [closed]

Error guessing is known to be one way of knowing the error from previous experiences. however, it's a technique that usually testers perform if all other formal techniques (like Whitebox testing or ...
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64 views

What is Object Repository in Automation Testing?

I'm new with Selenium. Can you please explain What is Object Repository in Automation? any example?
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1answer
86 views

What is the procedure to start Safari browser?

I'm new & started working on selenium from last month. I was successfully running script on FF & chrome. but when I started to run same script on Win safari It gives browser initilization ...
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votes
1answer
52 views

How to use pagefactory in POM? why we pass parameters in pagefactory? [duplicate]

While developing a script using Page Object Model, we use PageFactory.initElements(driver,this) to initialize the webelement. How this is done and why we pass parameters 'driver' and 'this' ?
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3answers
71 views

Performance testing automation tools for desktop applications

Is there any open source automation tool for performance testing for desktop applications? Load Runner and JMeter are supporting web applications only. I searched in several websites but found no ...
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1answer
27 views

How to read data from excel sheet using Codeception for Acceptance test

I am creating a framework to test a website. For that, I am using codeception framework and writing acceptance test. But I want to read the data or values (lets say for login and password) from an ...
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34 views

How to sort Calendar dates using Selenium?

I have a situation with automation testing. The situation is, I am adding files with different dates as filename and need to keep those files in descending order and the files with no date goes in end....
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13answers
3k views

What constitutes 'Testing'? Is simply running the code during development 'Testing'?

I'm a reasonably inexperienced developer, and I recently got into a debate with the manager of our current project. It's a concept demonstration for trial funded internally by our company. After ...
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1answer
48 views

What's the difference between using Python vs. Ruby for Browser Automation testing? [closed]

I want to automate test cases on web browsers and I love the concept of Python's Salad (mix of Lettuce (BDD) and Splinter (browser automation)). But I've heard that Salad might not be the most stable,...
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1answer
56 views

Sikuli selection of items in lists

There is a drop down list in application where you can see (in drop down area) only ~5% of all the elements. So I can not find the way to select random value from the list. Selection of random item ...

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