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Responsive website testing tools

I am testing with some responsive tools for responsible website test.But sometimes these tools don't give me equal result. Like iPhone & iPad results & tools results don't match each with ...
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1.5 Million lines of code. 0 tests. Where should we start?

I'm a Java developer by trade. I was 'brought-up' in what you could call best practices. Then I took my current job. I had a choice between the Java/SOA team, and the ERP team. I was told that joining ...
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Selenium Webdriver get() shows intermittent TimeoutExceptions - how do I proceed?

I'm using Selenium Webdriver for testing a Django/Python based web application. I use both, the phantomjs and firefox drivers. We use django's LiveServerTest test case, which basically starts up a ...
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How do you automate software testing to run on cloud?

Automate the test cases to run on cloud and show the results.
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How to take the coverage report for Embedded Application Testing

I do system testing of various embedded software(Embedded C) which runs on a microcontroller. How to take a code coverage report in this case as we run the software on the micro and not on a pc? At ...
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Where to get feedback on my testing skills?

I've been testing for a number of months during development of two products. However, my organization does not have well-established testing process. We are given templates, TT tool, and told to write ...
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Asking for help with this Therac 25 bugged code. I don't understand the explanation

Therac 25 is a radiation therapy machine that lead to 3 deaths and 3 injuries in 1980s. That's the worst accidents in history which are caused by software bugs. In 1993, Leveson and Turner did a ...
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Integration Testing requires consecutive builds?

If I have several code-level integration tests, and my integration strategy is to integrate the components in a bottom-up manner, should I perform a build for each integration level of the modules? Or ...
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How to open and get input from a popup before running test?

I want to open a popup before running my tests and after completing my test run. I want to give few inputs from the popup on basis of that my test will run. Suppose I have multiple links on which my ...
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Which applications does Jira suppports?

Is Jira useful to use for Desktop Application, PHP based Application or Android based applications?
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from Merchandising Major to QATester

I have a Bachelors in Merchandising and have been in sales and customer service roles since I graduated in 2011. My boyfriend is a Project Manager and is assisting me into becoming a tester. OK my ...
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How to test hardware of random number generators?

A hardware random number generator is an electronic device that plugs into a computer and produces genuine random numbers. I would like to know: How to test hardware random number generators? What ...
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Exploratory Testing

We are an agile software development boutique. We use Kanban to keep our project running. We do Test Driven development, so don't have a separate testing phase. But we do some manual testing called ...
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OS X hypervisor for software tests

I am setting up an OS X (build and) test environment for a open source project with a big C codebase. It shall be a Mavericks host on a Mac mini, which has a virtual machine with Snow Leopard. Both ...
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selenium click stop working after several iteration

I have a test that clicks on a preview link > opens up a window and I do some sort of test in that newly open window. I then close that window and click on the preview link again and repeat. Let's ...
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Testing matrix: occurence/impact/probability of bug

I am a test manager, and in the 3 years in the job I learned that when deciding whether to write a particular test or not, it is beneficial to look at the following: What is the occurrence of the ...
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Webdriver - Problem with loading profile of Tor Browser Bundle

could you give me any suggestions how to solve the weird problem I experience with webdriver? I like to use webdriver to control the browser from the Tor Browser Bundle (TBB). Controlling the TBB via ...
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Take screen shots using selenium webdriver

How to take screen shot on both test cases "Positive and Negative" results. NOTE: Currently, iam working in selenium webdriver (junit) and i didnt have an idea about how to code for adding methods to ...
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How to test a toaster? (interview question)

I want to know how we should approach for testing real world objects. The problem that I faced before is to get the list of use cases from interviewer. Whenever I asked what the real world object ...
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Why does WebDriver click an unrelated button in the wrong frame?

I have, in part, the following html structure: [other menu buttons] <a class="yuimenubaritemlabel yuimenubaritemlabel-hassubmenu" onclick="javascript:navigateTo('[redacted]');">ORDER ...
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Shopping cart Test cases

Does anyone know of a basic checklist for e-commerce websites especially enabled with OpenCart technology?
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How to close pop up window in Selenium webdriver?

Below is my Selenium Webdriver script. When I run this script my website is opened but the popup window is also opened. How do I close this popup window so the script can continue? Take a look on ...
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Does automating your manual tests give you good automated tests?

I notice that the tag wiki for the "automated testing" tag contains the following sentence: "Commonly, test automation involves automating a manual process already in place that uses a formalized ...
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Website & Web Application

what is the difference between the Website and Web application? For eg: facebook, twitter, myntra, onlinesbi etc...this are all website are web application.
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Data driven testing using SeleniumWebdriver,TestNG and Apache POI

! I'm using Selenium Webdriver, TestNG and Apache POI for my data driven test. Below is the code I'm using but the test is failing with the following exception: SKIPPED: testLogin ...
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Load testing result analysis- please help understand a few keywords

I am asked to create a load test for a web page and analyze its results. I am new to this and having a hard time in understanding a few keywords. Could anyone please help me with them and also point ...
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Trying to understand what Travis CI does and when it should be used

I am very new to Git and I am planning to contribute to some open-source project on GitHub after discovering a small error in it. Upon forking it and fixing the error, I purposed a pull request and I ...
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Selenium: dealing with intermittent cases of element not found

Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't. I've tried implicit wait: driver.manage().timeouts().implicitlyWait(10, TimeUnit.SECONDS); I've tried explicit wait: ...
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Protocol testing - Finite State Machine and test generation

Recently, I've been reading about formal methods of network protocol testing. I needed to make that research for my thesis and basically I've got no hands-on experience on methods described in IEEE ...
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Freelancer Job For QA [on hold]

I am currently working as full time QA but seeking opportunity in part time job in QA. I want to find any company or website for part time QA job.please suggest any.
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The result of a test case is a visual output (graph), how to provide expected result?

I have the following problem, I'm writing test cases for a application that produces visual output (e.g. graphs) the application is not done yet. So how can i provide expected results, that not just ...
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Headless browser testing using X virtual frame buffer

My current setup is using Jenkins as my CI environment, which has some ubuntu server nodes to execute the end to end browser tests on some amazon EC2 machines using selenium 2. I am wondering if ...
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Tools to measuring page rendering time

I'm using Jmeter at my organization for performance testing. The application is a secured web portal that provides a lot of reports and documents to its user. A major issue that I've run into is ...
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Add column Notes in MS Test Manager

After/while running tests I make notes which I want to see in the Test Suite. Is it possible to add these as a column? It isn't visible as a column option. Now, I have to view results of every Test ...
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How to check status of checkbox in robotframework

I have a scenario to verify the status of checkbox whether this is disable or enable but i did not fine any keyword for that, It would be great if somebody help to get this.
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Log in pop up in Firefox

I am using c# WaTin tool for automation testing. Now during one of the scenario, I get a pop up that asks for log in credentials even after I am already logged in. The pop up does not appear in ...
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How to switch/handle particular popup window (When multiple popup are opened) and close particular popup window

i know how to switch to single popup window, but i do not know how to switch particular popup window when you have more popup windows. Scenario is: Go to the each and every popup 1. Get the title 2. ...
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Robot Framework Integration

We have a project which uses Robot Frameworh 2.7.7 and we are using HP-QC fpr bugtracking Is possible to integrate robot Framework with HP Quality center?
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Couting browser windows opened by Selenium

Is there a way to get a list of opened browser windows using Selenium? I want to use this to count the number of open browsers within a test.
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What measures do you use to assess software quality?

Hopefully this isn't too subjective. I am curious to know what measures to use to assess the quality of a given software release. The measures would need to be applied to multiple different projects ...
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Resources to learn about testing theory

Can anyone recommend some good resources (books, perhaps) to dive into the theory of testing? (I don't mean "what is a test plan", but more on the level of "use these techniques to make your tests ...
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How to add project in sonarqube?

I successfully configured sonarqube locally and created users. But I am not getting how to add projects for code review in it. I am using it for the first time so don't have much idea about it. Can ...
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Selenium Webdriver runs in root but not in non-root account

I have this problem that when I run in root account it works properly with the test cases returning the expected. But in non-root account it keep giving me error. Thanks in advance if you are helping ...
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Testing on restricted users

I am using visual Studio 2013 test agents and controllers to do testing on the end environment. The end environment is composed of a single virtual machine running Windows 7 with a user that has very ...
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How does one measure pixel width on mobile devices?

I have a question about running fit and finish testing on mobile devices. For checking designs, the test usually involves measuring the pixel width of on-screen elements for webpages or native apps on ...
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Non-Functional requirements specification

I'm working on a college software project. The whole purpose of the software is to test the application. The teacher is focusing on non-functional requirements, so we have to present metrics, ...
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Difficulty setting focus on element with Selenium WebDriver

I have a Selenium WebDriver test where I enter some text into a text input box var input_Note = Driver.Instance.FindElement(By.Id("note")); input_Note.SendKeys("test"); I then attempt to ...
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Error Message Guidlines [on hold]

I'm looking for best practices in Error Messages, including any good way to standardize user errors. Example- User is filling out registration form and they input invalid email address and skip ...
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stuck with picking up particular date in selenium webdriver

I want to select a particular date from the calender so I wrote this code with the help of other sources: WebDriverWait waitForDate = new WebDriverWait(driver,300); ...
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Test how email looks in gmail and yahoo and other possbile email clients

I am looking for suggestions from the community to solve below mentioned problem statment. Problem: My use case is to check how email looks in gmail,yahoo and even in mobile devices. Outlook and ...

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