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What is the difference between a platform experience engineer and a quality assurance engineer? [closed]

I was looking at a platform experience engineer job opening and I was wondering how that was different from a qa engineering position? Is it just qa for a platform rather than a product?
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Have I done enough to debrief our customers?

Below is my situation: employed by a QA contract firm have come to the end of my 8 week contract with current customers need to pass on developed automated test framework and test cases to customers ...
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How can I perform Penetration testing as manual tester?

I want to perform Penetration Testing and I work only in Manual Testing. How Can I perform Penetration testing manually ?
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Websites to perform performance testing [duplicate]

I am starting learning in performance testing and tried to search about free open websites to perform performance in it. Can any one give me URLs for websites like this?
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How do I improve my Test Idea generation ability? [duplicate]

I have always tried to improve my test coverage as a black-box tester. Still, I believe that I need to improve my ability to generate practical and highly-usable ideas to test better so that I find ...
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Description field size limitation

in my application, there is a Description field that the user once he creates a package, can enter some type of description story. Currently that filed is not limited to a specific number of ...
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TestComplete License Manager on a Virtual Server

Background To run SmartBear's TestComplete requires a physical server to be set up with a license manager: https://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/72302/ Most companies these days (ours included) ...
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What do you assert in a test that causes navigation?

I'm looking for methods to assert that an action caused the expected navigation. For example, after logging out, I want to assert that I'm back at the login page. At first I did an assert on the (...
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Are there GUI test tool better than Selenium? [closed]

I have read and heard from many peple that Selenium is used by many people. Do you know if there is a better tool than Selenium in relation to open source? Thanks!
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Load testing selenium scripts in visual studio

I am wondering if someone has some advice for running load testing in visual studio, preferably with a selenium webdriver script. I know that JUnit can be integrated with JMeter, so that you can test ...
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When is a bug a story and a story a bug

I'm currently debating what constitutes a bug and a story. If there is no evidence for expected behavior then, Are all perceived issues are bug? If a change is made in a story that wasn't detailed ...
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Risk Management in Software Quality?

All who are working in Software Industry know that Risk Management is vital part of the Software Quality too. Even for non-IT industry Risk management is equally important, as the Risk might have high ...
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Tools for automating UI testing for web

Recently I got a task to find a tool that can be used to test web UI. I found Selenium IDE and also used to it. But the problem is that I have to test on Chrome and IE as well. I tried Selenium ...
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How to do manual testing for responsive designs on various resolutions in Internet Explorer,Google Chrome and Safari

I have a site testing for compatibility issues and responsive designs on IE,Chrome,Firefox,Safari. In Firefox the testing was completed with ease as it had the developer options and there by pressing ...
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Which is the Most Important Skill of a Great Tester?

As a tester, I try to analyze things, think logically, look for clarity and create new ideas. What one skill is the greatest and most effective for an expert software Tester. Skill that is the secret ...
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When we use adhoc testing? Which model is used for this…? [closed]

Example: You are going to test a web application. Client saying us to follow the waterfall model for developing the application? Now my question is what are all the testing you have conducted for ...
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How to manage to learn Selenium, Jmeter on your own so that you could use it to your best knowledge on your new automation role

I arrived UK this august and was looking for jobs here into functional testing, but i have been called for an role which has functional testing, automation testing(Selenium), Performance Testing(J ...
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Selenium, cannot find button to click

I got stuck to write the code in WebDriver. I have the code below : <button class="btn" onclick="javascript:return PopulateInvestor('hdnInvestorId', 'txtInvestorName', 'txtInvestorEmail', '', '', '...
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881 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 ...
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510 views

Network testing scenarios

I am new in the testing field. I want to know what I should keep in mind while testing applications. For an application which needs an internet connection to run, what will be the scenario (test cases)...
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Selenium support (native and its bindings)

As far as I am aware, Selenium is an active project that is being developed and heavily used. However, when I look at the defects list on their official site, it looks like there are thousands of Open/...
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3answers
60 views

Test dropdown creation in several pages

Currently I am writing tests for a web application using Selenium, when a question popped in my mind. Since this is my first time with Selenium, I'd wish to have some help on it. I have to test the ...
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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 ...
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Selenium - advantages and disadvantages of using Python vs C#

We currently have two teams. An automation team and also a web testing team. The automation team currently use Selenium and C# to automate tests on our web applications and legacy systems. As a ...
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How to compare value of a td of a table with a numeric value using webdriver?

I have to compare a value of a td tag with a numeric value. I have o check whether the value coming in that td is >= some value. The html of td is: <td class="sorting_1">78000</td> I ...
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What should be automated to minimize manual testing?

I have some queries regarding automation test cases. For example: I want to test login and logout from the application. What type of test cases should be automated?
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Using remoteWebDriver, can I change the time on the executing system? [duplicate]

I'm trying to functional test some code that is dependent on reading the client date, and I want to validate that it does so correctly. Locally, I can change my system date using Java and run the test ...
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Can I load test a publilc Web site without creating VUser script?

Can I directly apply load to a specific website by providing a URL without creating Vuser script? I need to do something like have 100 users per second access www.google.com with HP LoadRunner.
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How can I do data parameterization in Selenium Web Driver?

I want my test case to run once and test n number of inputs at various positions. Suppose If I want to check a login screen for different members like manager,user,admin,e.t.c then instead of running ...
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Microsoft Test Manager tool

I really need help on Microsoft Test Manager tool. I have worked on selenium with java tool and MTM is very difficult for me understand and learn. To replay the recorded test in MTM, it always fail ...
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478 views

system testing and alpha testing

System test is done on a fully integrated system and is done at developers site by the testers team. Acceptance test is of two types : alpha and beta alpha is done at developers site and by the ...
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What's a significant slogan for the formal review process?

I hope this is the right QA site to ask this question, if not, please give me a hint, where to ask it :-) In my study (computer science) we got a module named "Software Quality", where the focus is ...
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Production bugs and on-call support

Are there any metrics to determine if a "software defect" that happens in a Production environment is really a bug/defect - and then it's worth engaging 2nd level or "on-call" support? In particular, ...
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Screen Capture Website images for UI regression testing

I am trying to create a suite of regression tests for an asp.net / javascript website. I have been playing with selenuim & MS CodedUI tests but these all seem very complicated and more suited to ...
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Where should a test server be hosted?

Should a test server be hosted locally or on the internet ? What are the pros/cons? I have seen people do both. What is best practice?
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359 views

Training recommendations for Continuous Integration and TestComplete

At my company we use a lot of custom built tools, our Continuous Integration is also custom built and my job is it to drive the development further and to implement automated tests in TestComplete for ...
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1answer
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Are there any part time jobs related to QA? [closed]

I am currently working as full time QA but seeking opportunity in part time job in QA. I can spend 4/5 hour per week. please suggest any.
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When I should write Test Case? [closed]

I know that it is recommended to write unit test before coding. But my question is related to test cases. When should I write test cases? When I already have written code or before it.
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What are some good examples of pure Computer Science and Mathematics applications in software QA?

I am looking for some good examples of pure Computer Science and Mathematics applications in software QA. The objective is to create a course for CS and Applied Math students with applications that ...
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Looking for test management tool to integrate with JIRA, Hudson, SoapUI, and Selenium

I'm checking an open source test management tool for my company. The main options are Xqual and Testlink. In the past I worked on Testlink, played a bit with Xstudio. Our product is written in Java, ...
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2answers
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Error upon starting Select server “Could not find agent library JVMHOOK”

I am attempting to run the Selenium server for the first time on my machine and am receiving an error when running the jar, or when attempting to find the java version. Here is the error: C:\...
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1answer
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Adapting agile testing

I have provided my view points on what is agile testing an what is not agile testing. Would appreciate your views and sharing your agile test adoption experiences #1. If you follow weekly release ...
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Has someone ever used Selenium RC with Firefox Portable (specifically FF3.6)?

I'm having difficulty to make them work together. How do you setup the server or the test to use Firefox Portable? One of the things I had to do was specify the exact location of the Firefox.exe. No ...
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891 views

Where can I find some insightful cartoons and/or humorous content about software testing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I find some amusing cartoons about software testing? As Leo Rosten eloquently stated, "Humor is the affectionate communication of insight." Here is one such ...
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Automation in agile sprints

How can automation be done from Sprint1 in agile environment, since there is no UI from which we can identify objects with different locators?
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Are other classes able to access the webdriver instance when extending test base class? Getting NullPointerException Error

I am getting this error when running the below selenium scripts using TestNG with Selenium Grid. I'm extending the testbase class to access the WebDriver, but I'm not sure if each class is getting the ...
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1answer
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Not able to select the iframe in selenium

I have 3 iframe as below 1: <frame id="contentframe" name="content" src="images/loading.gif?RN=6.3_HF10" class="" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" onLoad="setTrailMargin();"></iframe> 2: &...
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60 views

Selenium is not recognizing xpath

When I attempt to search for the following element by xPath, Selenium does not find the the element. Not sure what I'm missing here. driver.FindElement(By.XPath("//input[@type='text']")).SendKeys("...
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How to execute a Selenium Java test using batch file?

I have created a batch file containing Java file locations : "% C:/location..." Now , when I double click this file, it opens up eclipse with this java class inside. What I want is that this file ...
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1answer
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I need some Invalid Test Data for Negative Testing? [closed]

I need some valid/invalid test data to test the following:- I am testing a web-based financial application written in.NET technologies. It has SQL Server back-end. I am testing the UI/Functionality ...

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