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Are special characters in names commonplace enough to test for?

If folks use special characters in their names, e.g. names like Amélie, Jôse, 王 I will test that we can store them. My question is whether people use these names on the web in the US? Or do ...
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How to swipe specific element using appium?

I have list of elements of specific type, I want to swipe one of this element right or left, How i can do this using appium ? I know i can use driver.Swipe(); to swipe in appium but how to use to ...
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CSS locator for body text between span tags in selenium

How do I build a CSS locator for the "Add Photos/Video" text between the span tags. I need to perform a click event on this element.
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SDET working remotely

While there may be tons of remote work for developers/programmers, I don't see much for SDET positions being offered remotely. By remote I mean 100% working from home, and may not be located even ...
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How to generate proper locators for elements in Web pages?

This site contains many questions that are about finding the right locator expression (XPath, CSS, etc) for an object in WebPage or about troubleshooting problems related in invalid or dynamic ...
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How to make sure test framework is reliable and credible?

Test frameworks help in test automation. However, as any software, they can and they do contain bugs. Just to give examples: TestNG issues REST-Assured issues and mailing list What metrics one ...
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Which test execution framework for Java has the highest test coverage?

I found TestNG failing occasionally and when I started to investigate I found it has little test coverage. It looks like the test framework itself is poorly tested. Which other test execution ...
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How to run multiple test cases without running before and after class again and again

I want to know how run multiple files without running the before class() again and again. E.g.: Consider i am writing test case for GMail login.java : Which contains complete testing of the login ...
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TestNG.java.lang.NullPointerException running second @Test

It runs first test, but then I'm getting null pointer exception when running Edit Profile test. Not sure why. I globally declared public driver. Please help. Thanks package test; import ...
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Test Management Tool that recommends test cases for next test execution?

I have just finished the Machine Learning course and was wondering if there is a Test Management tool that learns over time which test cases to run for the given project and eventually recommends a ...
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48 views

QA app for small team

What is the best app for writing QA tests in a small team ? ( 5 peoples ?) Actually, we use emails. Thanks !
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Tools for test estimations

Are there any tools available to help with estimating the time needed to test an application? This would be manual testing, not automated.
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Database load testing tools [on hold]

I want to do load testing on my database.I am aware about the Jmeter.Is there any other better tool (both commercial and open source).
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How can I search in Jira for issues in any project that starts with a word

I am trying to create a dashboard widget in Jira that shows open defects across multiple projects. I need the graph to show issues for any project that starts with a specific term (e.g. like ...
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Managing Test Data For Jmeter for Master - Slave Configuration

I am doing performance testing with a master slave configuration. Currently I am using 4 Slave Machines, and have unique test data files on each slave machine. I am wondering if there is a best ...
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Performance / Load Testing: Where can I start?

My Application is a cloud-based solution. And I need to test its performance with many concurrent users that should be within the minimum market viability for concurrent users. I do not have a ...
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1answer
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What are some practical ways of using Lateral Thinking in testing? [on hold]

I have read about 6 thinking hats. What are some ways in which a tester can use 'Lateral thinking' which is opposite of linear thinking. kindly show some examples/techniques which can be helpful in ...
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How to determine no. of simultaneous users from JMeter load test results

I executed JMeter Test Plan with around 3000 users. Test duration was around 15 minutes. Now I can see in Active Threads Over Time Listener, that in constant stage there was a load of 3000 concurrent ...
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How to click a link in the PDF with Selenium Webdriver [on hold]

i am facing problem in clicking a link in the PDF. Scenario is to download a PDF and click on the link click here and validate opening page title is as expected.
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1answer
14 views

How to handle a native OS (Ubuntu) file upload window in selenium in java [duplicate]

How to handle a native OS (Ubuntu) file upload window in selenium in java. Can Auto-It tool be used for this? If not please let me know the tool name Please anyone help me on this... thanks in advance ...
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Extract value of variable in string in Selenium IDE

String = There are 4 records in this list Here 4 is value of variable 'n'. I need to extract this value of variable from message displayed on web application using Selenium IDE. Much appreciated.
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1answer
29 views

Python+Selenium: Continue script execution by ignoring timeout error

How can I get this line elem = WebDriverWait(driver,10).until(EC.visibility_of_element_located((By.CSS_SELECTOR,lastTweetCss))) to move on further in the code if it doesn't find anything after ...
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1answer
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ArrayBound Exception Error [on hold]

When I execute the following program it displays an array bound exception: import java.io.BufferedReader; import java.io.IOException; import java.io.InputStreamReader; public class Array { ...
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1answer
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Performance testing - analysing Graph results in Jmeter

Am new to Jmeter and I ran the test successfully. Now I'd like to understand what the results mean and what is classed as good/bad measurements, and what can be suggested to improve the results. Below ...
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Test data to test form input fields?

I am testing web based user profiles forms which have multiple fields like input box, radio buttons, checkboxes, combo-boxes, alphanumeric fields etc. what are some good tests that I can run to find ...
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1answer
26 views

Data Driven testing using Coded UI

Is it possible to access more than 255 columns of Datasource (Excel) using Coded UI, currently I am using VSTS 2013 and found that Coded UI is not able to access more than 255 columns from the ...
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1answer
25 views

How to run Junit test methods in parallel?

I need to run Junit test methods in a Class parallelly to save time using Threads. I have added the following code in my pom.xml file after referring to a website. please let me know what the next ...
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Integration of website script with native app

I have a situation like, I made regression script on website application. Its saving the content as what selenium does on web application. Now, I have native app for iOS and Android. I created ...
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2answers
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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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1answer
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Which was the most challenging and interesting Bug that you ever found? [closed]

Which are some of the most interesting bugs that you as a "Tester" , have found in your career. I want to collect different test ideas(through bugs) so that I can test better. Please share the main ...
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Maven Java versioning issue

I am trying to setup jenkins and run build using maven, but I am getting an error, because maven is executing build with java source 1.5. I have mentioned the source and target in pom.xml as 1.7 still ...
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2answers
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Testing mobile application based on GPS

We developed application based on GPS, google maps and location, now we make localization and I should test how our application will work in China. Any tips? My location is in Israel... How can I ...
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0answers
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Judge the project rating sonarQube

I did install sonarQube and performed a project evaluation. The fact is, sonarQube gave me a global note (A) and percentages, like duplication of code %, comment %... My question is, what is a good ...
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1answer
26 views

C++ app automation on multiple platforms

Need to automate C++ application testing on Web, Mobile (iOS, Android) and Desktop (Windows, OSX and maybe Linux). Searching for open source tools only and automated tests will be written using Java. ...
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What are the examples of transcendental view in QA

I know the definition of the transcendental view but I need to know some examples for study purposes. What are the examples of transcendental view in QA?
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What is the Purpose of the autoit tool in selenium?

Using selenium we can upload a file. So then what is the purpose of the autoit tool in selenium? driver.findElement(By.id("image")).click(); username.sendKeys("D:\Images\img.jpg"); The above code ...
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1answer
28 views

How to fail on error status codes in integration tests

We have a bunch of jobs which are basically running different Selenium/nose-backed tests in browser. Now we want any of these jobs should be considered fail if any 404 status has been detected while ...
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1answer
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How to diferentiate issues based on dumps when you do not have source code?

Please help me with this subject considering that I am not a programmer but more of a power user. Let's say that I would like to contribute to a source-closed application where I find diverse issues ...
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Should finding specific data to test with be included in the test steps

When testing our website, I usually have to find a customer order with which I can test. I do this by running queries against various databases. Once I find the order that will work, I begin the ...
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2answers
37 views

Handling browser level authentication using Selenium in Internet Explorer

When I open the application,it prompts for a username and password. How can I handle this scenario using Selenium java in INTERNET EXPLORER?
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18 views

Designing database reliant tests for parallel execution

Looking for some best practice here: I'm looking to future proof the selenium tests that I'm building. They'll involve shared elements (products/locations/users), and it seems like a bad pattern to ...
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2answers
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Stuck at NoSuchElement exception in selenium

I have a form which requires its data consists of textbox, combo box etc and finally i need to save. Please find below outer HTML pattern of save button: <input type="submit" ...
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Quickest way to get ID and Name of all fields in single go

Currently, I am using the traditional way i.e. 'Inspect Element' (or Firebug or IE Developer) for getting value of ID and Name attributes of any field present over page for which I am creating test ...
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Where to store test input files in a centralized location?

I wrote a test script to perform automated testing on a project (first time doing so so I'm sure I made some design mistakes). I wrote my script to read a csv file for each test suite. The csv file ...
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51 views

Control delivery dates and version releases

Currently I am the only tester of my company and participate in several projects at the same time. So far, we don't have document to show explicitly test versions, versions that the client uses and ...
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1answer
40 views

Which Agile certifications suits the Beginner or Medium level Agile developer? [on hold]

I am very much impressed in working with Agile environment plus I'd like to learn more about automated testing. I am planning to get certified in Agile Scrum and couldn't find good information over ...
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2answers
45 views

How to verify PDFs with Selenium web driver

In our application, we upload PDF's into an interface. In this interface, the PDF is just a property of an object in a row that is displayed for the end user. The end user can see if a PDF has been ...
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5answers
47 views

Type mismatch: cannot convert from List<WebElement> to WebElement in eclipse [on hold]

My code is as below. when i am executing it its giving me error as: Exception in thread "main" java.lang.Error: Unresolved compilation problem: Type mismatch: cannot convert from ...
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4answers
42 views

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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31 views

Test cases with varying parameters [on hold]

The test cases that were developed in the past were very high level (basically a summary and no steps) and I am now working on making them more detailed. Many of them have multiple parameters under ...

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