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How to test upgrades for an iOS application?

We have an application in which version 1.0 is live on the Apple/iTunes app store and we are currently developing and testing version 1.1. One of our requirements is that user credentials and error ...
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Experiences with automation of hybrid mobile apps

I am looking into the UI test automation options for hybrid apps (Cordova PhoneGap) on both iOS and Android. So far I still struggle with finding any decent tool. I may consider proprietary product (...
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How to test an in-app purchase of an iOS app

I have to test an iOS app for in-app purchase functionality. I'm doing it first time and I don't have any idea about it. So anyone please tell me the possible test area of it?
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What are my options in testing iOS devices, for free?

I am very new to ios automation test and I plan to use Appium and selenium grid for parallel tests. according to apple, when testing it in a real device i have to have a developer id which costs 99 ...
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Testing ideas for video recording feature

We recently implemented a video recording feature to our application. Its specs are: Video should be available to all iOS users Video should be available on both iPad and iPhone A user can record and ...
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Running automated tests for Unity apps on iOS/Android devices?

I want to run automated tests for a game that I am developing with Unity. It runs on iOS and Android devices. As a first step we would like to Launch the game on device type X If the game loaded on ...
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Mobile application testing

I am new to "Mobile application testing" and I googled and got appium and selandroid. I want to learn mobile application testing and I have experience selenium webdriver with java. Queries are: I ...
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How to resolve “Original error: Unable to launch WebDriverAgent because of xcodebuild failure: xcodebuild failed with code 65”? [closed]

Environment: iOS version : 10.2.1 Mac iOS Version : 10.12 [macOS Sierra] Appium : 1.1.0-beta.2 Question: Background : I am trying to automate iOS app. I followed process to setup required for iOS ...
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How do you handle your automation deadlines if Appium/iOS/Android versions keeps updating and these updates have issues?

How do you handle your automation deadlines if Appium/iOS/Android versions keeps updating and these updates have issues? Do you test with the old versions for your deadlines or test with the updated ...
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Mobile app security testing

I am trying to analyze on "what could be done from testing point of view" for testing a mobile app for (ios & Android) on "Application Security level". Here are the points that I wish to consider ...
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Testing our native app on iOS Beta releases

We develop 3 apps in total, all on iOS and I'm running into serious time issues regarding the iOS Beta Releases (current release is iOS 11.2.5 Beta 2). We want to perform a full regression on all our ...
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Should we separate Android and iOS apps on different jira projects?

I've got a scenario. In my company, we used Jira as our tracking tool. Now, we have developed this mobile app which runs both on iOS and Android. We have decided to implement the iOS first. So, in our ...
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iOS: check RAM usage on iPad

I am testing a mobile application on iPad at the moment. The problem is: I noticed that the longer that I ran this application, the slower it got and eventually it would crash. I suspect there is ...
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iOS Mobile App Testing on Windows

I am taking my first dive into testing a mobile app. It will be available to iOS and Android. I've been searching for a way to test and automate iOS without having an actual iPhone or any other Mac ...
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Unable to see Settings & Administrator tab on SonarQube dashboard

Environment - Mac I have configured SonarQube earlier, after that various other configuration might removed my admin user or something happen. But today I am not able to access my admin account/user. ...
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Setting appium to run test on iOS device

Please help me for my setting in appium, I cant launch and display appium inspector on ios, but my setting for android already working and fine use macOS- Sierra appium 1.5.3 iphone iOS 10.2 ...
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Define different cases of Android test cases and ios test cases in same application

I have to write first time ios app test cases. I don't understand the different cases between android application and ios application of the same application. I know functionality-wise both are the ...
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Can Appium automate the In App Purchase flow on iOS?

Making an In App Purchase (IAP) on iOS brings an Apple alert and puts the application into the background. If I use the Appium framework for automation, will I be able to interact with these prompts? ...
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How to get iOS App crash logs from Windows machine [closed]

I am working as a manual tester from past 2 years(mostly worked on web applications) in one of the software testing company and now I have just started functional testing on mobile devices. My App on ...
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iOS QA automation tool - clicking on system settings

Is any iOS automation framework able to go to system settings and check some settings ex click on wireless networks ? I really need some automated interacting . Is appium able to do that ?
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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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How can tester know that The Application has Memory leakage Problem?

I was testing an Android application for memory leakage. But I have no idea How to test memory leakage in the application. And How would I know that app has memory leakage problem?
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Performance testing of Cordova apps

Recently I started working on cordova application coded in AngularJS (targeted for Android and iOS). I must do some performance tests of few scenarios to check framerate and execution time of js. It's ...
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Appium (iOS) how to choose two UITableCells with the same name

I am using Appium and Cucumber with Ruby to carry out some UI tests on our application. I want to use the code below to select a button, with the same name but found in two different cells, for ...
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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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Is paid Apple Developer Account needed to run Selenium Appium Automation tests on real apple devices like iPhone or iPads?

So I am working on a project which comprises of the software web application, built on Python 3.7. Currently, it supports pc and mac platforms only with various browsers, and we have automated it ...
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Appium tests fails until rebooting IOS devices or appium tests fails due to webdriveragent getting uninstalled by itself- Any solutions?

My appium tests are passing before I checked it in and after I checked in the Jenkins code. However, after a few runs the appium tests starts failing and can't install the app on the ios devices. A ...
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How do you manage and coordinate Android and iOS platform releases?

In the context of managing and coordinating iOS and Android platform releases (for native apps): What platform specific tasks would be included in pre and post release checklists? What would be ...
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how to compare my app battery usage to other apps usage?

I have built a navigation app (android and iOS) I want to automatically\manually test its battery consumption while navigating from A to B. And compare it to the battery consumption of external apps ...
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Drop-down not working with safariDriver on Safari 10

Getting below error while accessing drop-down Using Safari 10 mac sierra with apple `safariDriver` Selenium Version 3.0.1 org.openqa.selenium.WebDriverException: An unknown server-side error ...
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Java + Appium + iOS [mobile] : How to fix error “Error: spawn ios_webkit_debug_proxy ENOENT”?

I am trying to automate web app on iPhone using Mac. Executing webkit debug proxy for automation on iOS platform. I am facing below issue: RUNNING: ios_webkit_debug_proxy events.js:141 throw ...
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Strategies for testing .ics or .ical file compatibility with iOS devices

I need to test .ics and .ical files for compatibility with the native calendar app on iOS devices. If I purchase an iOS dev kit will this allow me to use the native calender application under ...
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Regarding Setting text of a WebElement without using SendKeys method

I have the following code piece in java using selenium inorder to access UI element on iOS and populate a textfield. WebElement username = driver.findElement(By.xpath("//window[1]/textfield[1]")); ...
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How to write test cases of an application which has almost same functionalities on its web and mobile app(ios + android)

I am currently testing a chat application which is for both web and mobile devices. I have created test cases of a module for web application in Zephyr for Jira. Now I am a bit confused. Should I ...
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Differences between Android emulators / iOS simulator and real devices for mobile web testing

Are there any differences for mobile web (not native App, not hybrid) testing between emulators/simulators and real devices? There are different 3rd party sites under test that contain our custom in-...
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Running Appium test on a MAC with c#

Im little bit good at c# and not at JAVA , So is there any way to write Appium scripts on a MAC using c# ? My target is to make some automation scripts to test an android and iOS build which ...
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Security testing for iOS app

I got task today to do Security testing of Ios App. I have read many articles and answers on google search and in https://sqa.stackexchange.com/ But still there is no one provides exact tricks for ...
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What should happen to Badge count when app is updated?

I am testing one of the iOS apps which has Push Notification functionality. Suppose while testing I have sent some Push Notifications to the app so that app icon started showing badge icon on it. Now ...
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How to select a cell in a tableView thats inside an alertView in UIAutomation?

I am a beginner to UIAutomation. I wanted to know how do I tap one of the cells in a tableView thats inside an alert. As per Apple's UI automation documentation an alert will by default tap the cancel ...
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How can I test iOS & Android mobile applications using Microsoft Visual Studio?

Here I have some test cases on Microsoft Test Manager (MTM), and those test case I have to execute on a real iPhone device but when I use Run & Record test of MTM to execute test cases its record ...
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Automation tool for mobile application(IOS and Android)

Which testing tools are currently used for mobile application testing for both IOS application or Android application? What skills are required for mobile application testing automation?
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How to continuously build and release IPA files for testing

In my project I have to build an IPA file ASAP after developer committed the changes to TFS and then I have to test the IPA file which I have built. To do that I have to build the project by "Ionic ...
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Testing tools for a front-end HTML5 app

I've got an offline app that has been built on HTML/CSS/JS and it runs only on 'iPad iOS 8.4' within a wrapper application. The interactions are very simple: You can go from page to page and you can ...
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Best tool to check the packet loss for an IOS app?

I have a skype type of application and I want to check the packet loss for that application. Can anyone suggest me the best tool for the same.?
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Automated testing for mobile applications

I am looking for an application like selenium but for mobile devices such as android/IOS would anyone have any applications that would suit this description?
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How priority of Push Notifications is decided in Android or iOS apps? [closed]

Suppose user has received around 5 notifications for the same app in Notification center/status bar and user tap any of the notification from notification center/status bar without viewing it then: ...
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What test frameworks can I use against a SPA based mobile application?

A client has native single page applications, apparently written in Clojure running on ios and android. I'm used to writing user-acceptance testing with Selenium and the ruby bindings present in ...
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Not able to open url during script run in real device on ios 10.2 with Appium 1.6.3, Webview timeout issue [closed]

Environment Appium Verion => 1.6.3 JDK => 8.0 ios => 10.2 Xcode => 8.0 Appium Console Error Last login: Wed Dec 28 12:05:16 on ttys002 test1:~ vbsmac$ appium -p 4727 [Appium] Welcome to Appium ...
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How can we test performance of a mobile application(both android and IOS)

I need to test the performance of a mobile application. I have used Jmeter tool to test it's services and APIs, but we want to test it's performance in device as well. is there any tool using which we ...
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Testing mobile apps on power users' device

Some applications are resource intensive, example using location, accelerator, web services and running constantly in the background. Such apps tend to behave differently on test devices that are ...