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When should you clear the browser cache?

Many testers reflexively clear the browser cache before running a test on a web application. Yet, we cannot necessarily expect that actual users of the application will approach it with a clean cache ...
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1answer
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Testing with PICT, but incomplete testcases

I've also already asked this question in Stackoverflow, but I think I would get a better answer here. I'm testing a triangle problem in PICT. I'm testing if a triangle is an equilateral triangle, an ...
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2answers
626 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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1answer
167 views

automating selenium 101

I'm just getting started with selenium: package selenium; import java.util.List; import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit; import java.util.logging.Logger; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import ...
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2answers
245 views

How to effectively deal with repetitive test cases

Suppose we have a contact form with these fields: first name last name contact number pin code. While writing test cases is it a good practice to group similar test cases? For example test cases ...
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2answers
179 views

Systematic approach to test case generation

I have two legacy applications with huge source code base which should get integrated into one application. As my knowledge of the domain of the applications is quite limited and there is no testing ...
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3answers
1k views

Selenium (Java): Which IDE to use; Eclipse or Netbeans

For a new project i want to start automating tests using Selenium. I'm going with Java as the object that has to be tested is a Java application. In my company most people use either Netbeans or ...
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1answer
838 views

Type of direct and indirect Testing in software testing

I have been asked in interviews What are direct and indirect scenarios in Testing?. Can anyone put some light on this question. I search on google but do not satisfied with answer.
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402 views

Selenium Reporting

During my experience in Quality Assurance, especially automation testing, I have experienced two functional test tools(QTP and Selenium). In fact, I have noticed that Selenium have more strong points ...
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3answers
210 views

What makes Python a good tool in daily testing?

I have seen people commenting that Python is a very handy language in everyday's testing. I wonder what makes it such a good tool, or what testing tasks are easier to achieve with Python than with ...
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0answers
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ElementNotVisibleException on Mac, not Windows

I'm trying to get Webdriver in Python to click a cell in a table, wait for JavaScript to add an element into the cell and then click the element that appears which causes a dropdown to appear. We ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How to use modify_headers extension for Firefox via Webdriver?

I'm trying to use modify_headers extension (because this feature will never be added to Webdriver) but without success. I use the following code: @profile = Selenium::WebDriver::Firefox::Profile.new ...
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1answer
575 views

Wrap specflow scenario within try-catch

I have been running into a problem with the C# selenium bindings decribed here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/22322596/ where a timeout exception is thrown occasionally while running my selenium ...
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6answers
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How does a Manual tester become expert in automation testing in selenium? [duplicate]

How does a manual tester become expert in automation testing in Selenium? Please also explain where to start and how to start. I am also not good in Java but I have basic knowledge. I want to do ...
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5answers
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Should I unit test for null values even if it can never happen?

Lets say I have an event listener that is called whenever a person has changed their location. Here's some Java code. public class LocationManager() { //.. .. ..// public void updateLocationFromGPS(...
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2answers
57 views

Efficient way of figuring out whether web apps are forward compatible with a new browser?

So my company has web applications created in .NET/ASP.NET which are fully supported in IE 8 (current company standard). We want to move our company standard browser to IE 10 or 11. Also, we have ...
0
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2answers
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Selenium session timeout

I have a session timeout problem like this: I am using selenium + webdriver + java(junit) While testing each(tab) test case of particular web page in one programme, i need first test Login button, ...
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5answers
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What is the difference between feature testing and functionality testing

Recently I happened to be in an interview where I was asked to explain feature testing and functional testing. Even after looking up so many references I am unable to find a convincing explanation ‒ ...
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2answers
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How to ignore/accept/avoid SSLHandshakeException while trying to check for broken links?

I'm trying to verify if a link is throwing response code other than 200. Link that I'm trying to verify is https:// and after process has run, it throws this error -- "javax.net.ssl....
0
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1answer
145 views

Pre-load database for testing

I'm a bit new to mocking data for testing. I'm using ruby in conjunction with watir-webdriver and I have a local version of the app. I'd like to run a script which empties the tables of the local ...
2
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2answers
154 views

Where can I find good tutorials for Cloud Environment, Automated Testing in Cloud and Tools [closed]

I want to learn automation testing in cloud and I do not have knowledge or experience in cloud environment. I searched over the internet and found some blogs, steps, etc but I am not sure whether ...
0
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2answers
290 views

Test Duration when we execute JMeter Test with 1 user and more

I have concerns about the duration of executing JMeter Test Scenario. In fact, if we execute a manual test with 1 user in 1 hour, we will find the same duration or little more with 3 user. But, with ...
0
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2answers
297 views

Verify value range of data in an Excel sheet

An excel sheet having rows and columns, each cell accept 1 to 6 numeric values. How to check 1000 columns? what are the technique following for this?
0
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2answers
65 views

Single threaded browser

Looking for a browser which can be set to send requests one at a time ( and thus not in parallel as normally is the case). If anyone knows of a browser with this option I'd be very grateful. If not ...
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2answers
3k views

key points for choosing a framework in selenium webdriver - Java

My query is related to this Choosing framework type for selenium RC/Webdriver I am a beginner in Selenium and want to know how to select or choose a framework in Selenium Webdriver. What are the key ...
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5answers
2k views

Are Mind Maps useful as a testing tool?

I don’t know much about Mind maps but I’ve seen expert testers (James Bach and Michael Bolton) use them to plan out their test strategy – usually in a demonstration. It seems like a plausible way to ...
11
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1answer
143 views

I'm having trouble bridging theory with practical in software testing

Day before yesterday while chatting my friend(also a tester) he raised the topic theory vs practical in testing. His points of concern were that by theory software testing has phases like planning, ...
4
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2answers
312 views

BDD living documentation for Product Owners

We have been using bdd in our team for over a year now. The jobs that run our tests generate a published report in business language that anyone is available to read. We find these very useful inside ...
4
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2answers
1k views

Cloud Based Automation Testing with Selenium WebDriver - Java

I am beginner in selenium webdriver (java), and wanted to know whether selenium webdriver can be used in cloud based application testing or not, if yes how to setup it (Searched over the net but didn'...
0
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1answer
250 views

Generic Automation Framework [closed]

I have to make a generic automation framework which can work on any eCommerce website using Ranorex test automation tool. I am unable to figure out what things should be included in a generic test ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How to run data driven testing using testNG in selenium

I am using testNG framework and tried to import data from excel sheet in my local. If I run the code as simple java application then its running but with testNG its not public class NewTest { public ...
0
votes
1answer
884 views

How to make the opening of browser(all test in one browser) static in testng for selenium [duplicate]

I am using selenium and testNG framework for my project. Now what is happening is each class is opening up a browser and then run its methods, eg, if I have five classes, then five browsers will open ...
0
votes
4answers
286 views

Recommend a tool/browser extension to fill forms

Can anyone recommend a tool (free) or browser extension (preferably for Chrome) when filling in forms from a front end view. I've come across Form Filler for Chrome https://chrome.google.com/webstore/...
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2answers
114 views

Decision to separate or combine Test Procedure and Test Case documentation

Background: Combining separate Test Procedure and Test Case documentation has advantages, but so does leaving them separate. IEEE std. 829 mentions system level of complexity as a contributing factor ...
2
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2answers
285 views

Is there any tool available to automate iOS default (Email) app?

I have explored couple of tools like Appium, KIF: for these tools we need to own the app (to enable Automation Instrument) to automate. And also tried with .IPA files available on the internet (Gmail ...
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0answers
75 views

Testing mobile web in real carrier network [closed]

we have different products which are integrated with mobile carrier billing system. How can we test this remotely using any cloud services. I have gone through Keynote and deviceanywhere, but they ...
3
votes
1answer
249 views

Auto-formatting RestAssured test cases in my IDE

We have our tests implemented in RestAssured, using nice and readable convention of indentation for given/when/then parts. given(). param("key1", "value1"). param("key2", "value2"). when(). ...
2
votes
1answer
267 views

Programming language for testing GUI written in C#

Our GUI for our Windows application is written in C#. I want to write some automated regression tests. Which programming languages would work? Have in mind: I do not have access to source code. I ...
6
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3answers
497 views

Testing techniques repository?

I was wondering if there are any repositories or wikis of formal testing techniques - test design ideas, like pairwise or boundary. I couldn't find one so far. Thanks! Ahmet
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How to determine breaking point of my application when performance testing from jMeter

I am doing some performance testing with jMeter on my application. I've check marked Retrieve all Embedded Resources and Clear cache on each iteration. For the thread group I've got: Number of ...
4
votes
1answer
25k views

How to compare values from the list or from dropdown list in webdriver (Java)?

Below is my code and html code, please let me know how to compare values. When i executed i am getting same result (Mateched) for multiple times. But i want to compare and display result as "Matched" (...
0
votes
1answer
67 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 daoInterface....
5
votes
1answer
9k views

Fieldlevel validation in Selenium Webdriver (Java)

how to test validations for "FIRSTNAME" textfield. Below are the details and code. URL: http://www.vrlbus.in/vrl2013/register_customer.aspx Special chars: #!#!#$@#!$@!$@#$%#%^#$^^&%&$%* (...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Can you use javascript with selenium webdriver?

I want to automate a website with selenium web driver using javascript. I am good at Junit(java) but not an expert in javascript. please can anyone help me rewrite this little code snippet in ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

IE10 does not always start

Using RemoteWebDriver, periodically, IE 10 gets into a state where Webdriver cannot take control of the browser window after opening it. My test never returns, and the workstation I'm using shows the ...
2
votes
5answers
156 views

How to convince BA that her software requirement may cause problems?

In one of our portals, I am testing one page which prompts user to upload his/her documents required for verification. However, I am able to upload batch or executable files which is incorrect I ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to start with Selenium and TeamCity integration?

I am basically from Testing and I know QTP Automation, but now my client is asking to do some analysis and start with pilot project as auotmate the teamcity tests using Selenium. But I am really not ...
1
vote
3answers
6k views

Jmeter's WebDriver Sampler VS. Selenium

Now that Jmeter has a webdriver sampler, is there anything that regular selenium can do to test a UI, that Jmeter still can't? For example, I use Selenium in Java to do things like getting html ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Alternate command for selenium.selectWindow(“”) in webdriver

We are switching from Selenium RC to Webdriver, but most of the commands after converting in to Webdriver are not working . The web driver statement for selenium.selectwindow(" title") is driver....
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votes
2answers
54 views

How to calculate in Branch Testing? [closed]

I wants to need the procedure about how to calculate branch testing. If i wants to make test case for it, how to create for it?

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