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Questions tagged [mobile-automation]

Use this tag for the question & queries related to automation of any mobile app. Automation that is related to software testing on mobile device platform, e.g. iPhone, iPad or tablet, android mobile/tablets.

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Selenium and Node js - sites for learning more?

Are there any websites you could recommend for learning Node Js with Selenium. I have some knowledge about Selenium. But I have not used Node Js with it.
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Mac + PyCharm + Python 2.7: ImportError: No module named appium

I just changed PyCharm application from Professional to community and in my v first run I am getting below error. Prior this all tests was working correctly as expected: ImportError while importing ...
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Jenkins : ERROR: SEVERE ERROR occurs org.jenkinsci.lib.envinject.EnvInjectException: java.io.IOException: Unable to find the login form

I am trying to integrate 3rd party build aws for Automation using Jenkins [version - 2.73.3] I observe below error: ERROR: SEVERE ERROR occurs org.jenkinsci.lib.envinject.EnvInjectException: java....
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How do I automate/handle calendar/date picker in Android using Appium?

I want to select dynamic date passed like as input '03 Nov 1965' Id for Calendar Icon: driver.findElementById("package_name:id/btn_basic_info_date_picker").click(); Id for Year: driver....
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How to install Ranorex studio in ubuntu (linux)

Ranorex studio is an automation tool but i can only install in windows how to install in ubuntu
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As a beginner how can start learning Appium tool as a Mobile testing?

From where should I start learning Appium - mobile testing. My current organization has an framework which used an Appium to run Script on Mobile devices? What are the challenges do I need to overcome ...
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Appium 1.10.0 + iOS : Unable to accept permission alert

Team, I am facing issues to accept the permission on iOS using Appium. I have tried below options: capabilities.SetCapability("autoAcceptAlerts", true); driver.switch_to_alert() driver.findElement(...
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App is launched but not able to perform further actions (App automation using appium)

I am new in mobile app automation I have successfully launched Google Playstore application in my android device. but,i can not click on next tab "GAMES". My Code package com.automate.app.screens; ...
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Error : Could not install packages due to an EnvironmentError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/Library/

Team, Trying to install lib which is pre-requisite to run my automation code, observe below error : Could not install packages due to an EnvironmentError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/...
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Appium 1.10.0 + Android : Unable to accept permission alert

Team, I am facing issues to accept the permission on Android using Appium. I have tried below options: capabilities.SetCapability("autoAcceptAlerts", true); driver.switch_to_alert() driver....
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Getting 'Exception in thread “main” java.lang.AbstractMethodError' in Selenium Script

This is my selenium code. After I ran this code, I am getting a java.lang.AbstractMethodError. package amazon; import io.appium.java_client.android.AndroidDriver; import java.io.File; import java....
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How do you record a jmeter script/create a jmeter test plan for a ssl mobile app? Internet won't connect after setting manual proxy

I can't record a script in Jmeter or Blazemeter to test a mobile app. After setting up the manual proxy, started the recording script in jmeter, installed the ca certificate on the ipad, my ipad ...
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Getting error when i run my test using mocha

I have written a code where it will launch the app,click on the login button ,enter username and password and click on sign in . when i run this using "node 'filename'" it is running fine with no ...
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Error showing “Include a platformName” capability

I recently started to learn Appium with Javascript. When executing my script, I am getting an error stating "Include a platformName". I don't understand why, even though I have included it (...
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Using Page Object Model in React Native iOS

I am using react native with iOS. I have to build an automation framework. I am wondering if it's possible to use Page Object Model? I would like to because with would make the framework robust ...
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Appium | Getting error when using .click or sendkeys

I'm looking to start automation of a mobile application. I went through Appium related articles and most of them suggest to use Appium with Javascript. I explored online and setup appium and my code ...
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How can I move slider in Katalon studio and the range starts from 619 to 1443

I'm trying to change the slider value in Katalon, I tried using setSliderValue but I failed, Can anyone help me with this. I want to change the Slider value during runtime, Its 619 by default and I ...
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Katalon or Java+Junit+Cucumber to automate tests?

We are starting to automate web tests, but we don't know what is the best way to do, what is the best option to start and why? And what is the best-easy to use for automate Mobile IOS and Android?
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Unable to launch uiautomatorviewer in mac os high sierra

While clicking on UI-automatorviewer I'm getting below error: /Users/XXXX/Library/Android/sdk/tools/bin/uiautomatorviewer ; exit; -Djava.ext.dirs=/Users/bigdaddy/Library/Android/sdk/tools/lib/x86_64:/...
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What could be some reasons appium automation tests pass on home wifi but fails on work wifi?

What could be some reasons appium automation tests pass on home wifi but fails on work wifi? What should I look out for? Anyone experience this? This is really confusing. When I run it at home all ...
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Not able to scroll to specific element in Msite - Chrome browser - Appium

I have implemented scroll in mobile device with appium. Whenever I am scrolling to some element it is not scrolling properly. Tried with fixed scroll points as well. Here problem is I have small , ...
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I am using Mobile Security Framework. When run python manage.py runserver, it displays this kind of error

File "manage.py", line 8, in from django.core.management import execute_from_command_line ModuleNotFoundError: No module named 'django' Kindly help me out to solve this error. I have installed ...
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How do you get Jenkins to count the build run as pass when failed testng tests are retried and passes? [duplicate]

How do you get Jenkins to count the build run as pass when failed TestNG tests are retried and passes? Description: I have two tests that ran. Test1 passed, but Test2 failed then on retry it passed....
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Appium + Java + Android + iOS : java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: com.google.common.base.Throwables.throwIfUnchecked(Ljava/lang/Throwable;)V

Question: How to fix : java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: com.google.common.base.Throwables.throwIfUnchecked(Ljava/lang/Throwable;)Vmethods. More info: I observed this error for android as well as iOS ...
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TestNG + Appium + Java : [TestNGClassFinder] Warning: Can't link and determine methods of class

Question: How to fix : [TestNGClassFinder] Warning: Can't link and determine methods. More info: My Automation is getting failed suddenly. I know it was working well before & even yesterday. ...
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API automation for a android App [closed]

I have to start API automation for a android App. App is coded in C++. Please suggest the approach as I am new to API testing.
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Cloud device lab vs. in-house (physical) device lab

We are considering two options for our native mobile apps (Android and iOS) testing environments: Either rely on a cloud device lab (AWS device farm) or build our own in-house physical devices lab (...
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Unable to open and close notifications panel with AWS Device farm

My test needs to open and close the notifications panel and go back to the app from an Android device (Moto G4 Android 7 - AWS device farm). So I'm calling the following method in my test ...
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How do I setup and get started with Appium on Ubuntu? [closed]

I have been recently asked to automate flow on mobile devices but I have no clue about mobile automation. I have tried setting up Appium on my machine but to no avail and I find it very cumbersome and ...
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Automated UI Testing Tools for UWP Win10 Touchscreen Tablet Mobile Apps

What are some tools for Automated UI Testing of a UWP Windows 10 Touchscreen Tablet App? I would prefer a tool that allows emulation, records steps, writes the code, outputs errors in notepad, and ...
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Mobile App performance and load testing

How do I check mobile application performance/load testing? Currently, I have checked the app performance over different networks like 2g, 3g, wifi but I want to check how the app will behave when ...
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Selenium with Chrome mobile emulator- can't make interactions

I'm starting to get frustrated with Chrome emulator: Using JAVA + Selenium + TestNG I'm testing many of our web applications which runs on few browsers. On mobile browser we have a special design - ...
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Executing appium test on kobiton device

I'm running some of my Appium test cases which are written in c# under .net platform on a real time device which is attached to my workstation. Below is my code and it works fine. public void ...
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Appium Automation Test code development - Assertions for all the intermediate pages

I came across a native mobile application testing framework where if suppose user registration involves navigating to 5 screens, then the validation (assertions) for the field labels and properties (...
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Appium Desktop won't open for Ionic App

I am currently trying to automate an ionic app using Appium and Python. I have the Appium Desktop version 1.7.2 installed. However, if I try opening any ionic app using Appium Desktop, it hangs at ...
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Unable to launch Safari on iOS using Appium

I am automating some tests a real device (iOS) using Appium and Cucumber. My idea it to do the following steps: Open the app Do some tasks Launch Safari Navigate to a website, lets say google.com ...
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Tips to grow Mobile Application Testing Skills? [closed]

These little mobile devices in our hands seem simple to use, compact, convenient, and extremely fast but testers need to apply a huge amount of effort, a multitude of skills. Sometimes professional ...
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Issue in script execution on Mac machine using SauceLab [closed]

I am working in software qa company and facing an issue in executing scripts on Saucelab. I got below error while executing single script using Android device on SauceLab using Mac machine which is ...
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How to click on button which clickable=false?

I am trying to automate react native android application, but I am not able to click on the button whose property is clickable=false. This is my code, please help me driver.findElement(By.xpath("//...
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Android: testing location on device cloud

Is there any mobile cloud testing service for Android offering enhanced location capabilities? My requirements are: Playback of recorded GPS/location data GPS data needs to be provided as 'real' data,...
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findElement is not working in Appium on Android

I am trying to click on display button in Settings app. But "findElementBy.." statement is not working, Sometimes I get 'nullpointer exception' or 'no such element exist' exception and some times test ...
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Can I test an app on all devices without purchasing all devices?

Is there any way to test an app on all devices without purchasing all devices?
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How to test mobile browser link directed from app in Appium?

In a test written in Appium, I have a scenario where clicking on android button redirects to the website. I want to check whether the site URL is valid or not. How is it possible to test the link?
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Unable to tap on Search on android keyboard using pressKeyCode(int) method

I am a beginner in Appium automation. The application I am testing, have this scenario where I need to tap on Search button from the native keyboard. I have tried with pressKeyCode method but getting ...
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Showing error - “Returned value cannot be converted to WebElement: {ELEMENT=1} ” in appium using java

I have below configurations : Javaclient : java-client-5.0.2 Selenium : 3.0.1 Java : 144 Appium v1.4.16 This is my code : package com.metatag.poc; import io.appium.java_client....
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What is the single best open source mobile automation tool(for iOS and Android) for mobile application testing [closed]

Here I am looking for testing tool for mobile, What is the single best open source mobile automation tool(for iOS and Android both) for mobile application testing ?
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What is the difference between selenium vs appium webdriver?

When exploring automation for Android with running appium server, I noticed using selenium webdriver my code works fine. In a previous example, I saw appium driver for ios automation. So what is the ...
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Appium - why does XPath not work (at all / as expected)

Consider my below test code for Appium (WinappDriver). As far as I know, these two locators should be equivalent. Yet the second one fails because the element cannot be found. Is there any reason ...
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Macaca App-Inspector + Appium + iOS : How to fix “Error: connect ECONNREFUSED 127.0.0.1:8001”

Question: I am trying to launch an iOS app using app-inspector. It's failing and I can see error Internal Server Error on webpage baseURL. Getting below error: Error: connect ECONNREFUSED 127.0....
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How to switch from Web App tester to Mobile App tester

I am new to mobile testing - my only experience was to just test some apps in two or three real devices manually. Since mobile development is agile, this needs to use test automation. I have ...