Questions tagged [application-software-testing]

application software testing is a process through which the functionality, usability, and consistency of the entire application are tested.

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Is it important to know manual testing before learning test automation?

Is it important to know manual testing before starting to learn how to do test automation? Test automation is a part of testing activity, so obviously you need to be aware of testing concepts and ...
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Adding inexperienced automation tester into Automation experts team

I wonder how an inexperienced automation tester (may have manual testing experience) with programming knowledge but no hands-on in creating frameworks are added to the team of experts in an ...
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Is there an effective tool for organizing or salvaging test suites in Azure DevOps Test Labs?

I am having a lot of trouble making heads or tails of our test cases that existed prior to my on boarding. A third party vendor took all of our test suites from TFS and dumped them into a single test ...
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How should a Software Tester deal with missed Defects/bugs in release [duplicate]

I work as a QA/test engineer in a small software company. It is a web based product. I was assigned a few projects by my manager. I mostly do functional/black-box testing. Before the release, I tested ...
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JMeter: I have to run scenario where I am loading the api

I have to start with 100 users and keep increasing them gradually until they reach 1000 and I have to run it for some duration. I am trying threads as 1000 and ramp up as 10 that means 100 users will ...
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Test Entry Criteria for a User Story

Context : A team working in agile , on an complex Front end Application. Question:How an team working in agile come up with a definition of common guiding "entry criteria" for testing to decide ...
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What are the good non technical books every professional tester must read which helped someone in real-time projects with specific examples? [closed]

I am looking for non - technical (non IT) books recommendations which are a must/good read for any professional tester which will help him to think/communicate more effectively as a tester. The ...
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ISTQB Question clarification [duplicate]

Question:- Consider the following statements i. an incident may be closed without being fixed ii. incidents may not be raised against documentation iii. the final stage of incident ...
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Product Testing is getting boring. Is it useful for my career growth?

We have a set of 3 base products with different domains of ERP, RMS and OMS. I have worked in all the products in my organization and the am getting bored of the testing cycle. Whenever we are testing ...
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Reducing production failures in case of multiple releases across multiple projects on a daily basis

Currently, I'm handling QA for umpteen number of projects (web and mobile). All these projects have multiple features being rolled out on a daily basis. The number of production bugs increased ...
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Should Testers use Risk-based Testing only during Regression or should they use it even in weekly QA builds?

Should Testers use Risk-based Testing only during Regression or should they only test important stuff even in weekly QA builds? My question is that when Production release is approaching and QA team ...
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As a beginner, what whould the approach to go for testing IOT/AI/ML/Deep Learning applications? [closed]

Seeking some primary approach to go for testing of cutting edge technology application.
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What is the difference between generic and specific scaffolding?

I searched the difference on google. But could'nt find any intuitive explanation for both the terms. Can someone give me the main differences between the two in software testing.
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What is the difference between Partial Oracle and Self checks as oracle?

I was going through a book on software testing where I found these two terms. However both the definition said the same thing quoting which Oracles that check results without reference to predicted ...
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Which approach should be applied when automating stories? What are the approaches or methodologies for it?

Here is what approach means to me while automating any story Normal approach should we automate only functional flow not caring about the UI things like font of text, font type of text, color of ...
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Can we replace everything with automation or do we need manual testing? [duplicate]

I have seen arguments that we should automate all our tests, and I have seen arguments that manual testing is necessary. I don't know which one to believe. Is it even possible to automate all tests? ...
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Record UI elements for TestFX

There is an existing JavaFX based application, which I should write automated tests for. I just started to use TestFX(version 4.0.13-alpha) and looking for advice, how to record and identify UI ...
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Bugged Mobile App To Test

I am looking for some bugged apps in order to perform functional test training and/or test some techniques. I found some resources like this, or a list of web application like it. However these are ...
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How to evaluate a candidate skills for purely manual testing [duplicate]

Is there any well-defined process to be followed in evaluating a candidate for manual testing?
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Do we need to consider all manual test cases for coming up with total Automatable & Non Automatable test cases

I am leading the manual testing topics of our native mobile application. I have been tasked to give a report to management where we say total manual cases, total automatable cases and total automated. ...
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when i tried to Replay the Recorded Script or Manual in Katalon studio, it's unable to reach Chrome Error

I have just used this tool recently and I have a problem as below: I recorded a basic login script and tried to Run it on chrome. The browser got opened successfully but unable to navigate to the ...
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Jmeter:- How to increase and Decrease and then increase decrease TPS using jmeter?

I have 300 VUsers (Threads) and ramp up 600 seconds and total number of requests (http Request) 5 , Response time for each request is 2 seconds so total 10 sec will takes to complete one loop, I was ...
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What are No Damage Test Scripts?

I've done a few searches using different parameters but haven't come across a particular term being bandied about on a project team I've been working with. Specifically, I'm hearing the phrase 'no ...
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executing white box testing

I have read about whitebox testing, and that it involves things like statement coverage, branch coverage, path coverage done at unit, integration levels etc. As I understand it we derive test cases to ...
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How is System Software Testing different from Application Software Testing?

There are two type of software System Software (e.g. operating systems, firmware on devices, etc.) Application Software (e.g. desktop applications, web applications, web sites etc.) Both ...