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An end-to-end test framework for AngularJS applications. Protractor runs tests against applications running in a real browser, interacting with it as a user would.

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I am getting the error UnhandledPromiseRejectionWarning: UnsupportedOperationError: sendKeysToActiveElement

I used the below lines of code but i have been facing an issue. browser.actions().mouseMove(control).keyDown(protractor.Key.CONTROL).keyUp(protractor .Key.CONTROL).perform().then(function());
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How do I store a value in a global variable and then use it in subsequent steps of a scenario in protractor cucumber typescript based project

I want to retrieve a value in 'Given' function and then store it in a global variable so that the value is accessible in subsequent steps of a scenario in protractor cucumber typescript based ...
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Protractor: How to verify text present in the table row?

TestCase: Verify the table ROW contains text. To verify text present in Table Row, i tried Using "expect.gettext().toContain(datefinal)". But ouput returns "Expected '7/18/17' to contain undefined."...
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Which is faster: creating a method to reference a web element by label text, or directly referencing the element via a UI?

The automation framework I'm working within has a method in the PageObject file to return a WebElement by its label text: getSubTab : { value : function(value){ return this.navTabs.filter(...
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How to access Angular component variables in protractor E2E test?

In Angular JS, there is an option to set and get the controller variables via protractor using "Evaluate()" function like in the below example, > element.all(by.repeater("address in addresses"))....
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Writing different tests for different environments

We didn't implement automated deployment yet to our Angular 7 project, so environment-based variables (e.g baseUrl) are changed manually, causing the application to crash after deployment a lot due to ...
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How to explicity fail e2e tests on unexpected behavior?

I am currently using protractor but the idea would be similar for any flavor of Selenium. Right now, depending on which step the test is on, my current framework will wait for elements to be ...
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Unable to run Protractor tests in Microsoft Edge

I'm working on a project to begin testing Node/Angular applications using Protractor and Jasmine. I have a POC working in most browsers but having a lot of trouble with MS Edge. Here's my ...
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Speeding up end-to-end tests

When we execute the same set of end-to-end browser-automated tests on BrowserStack, we notice a dramatic slowdown - tests are much slower than if executed locally and there are occasional failures ...
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Appium + Protractor : element not intractable

I am using Appium and Protractor for e2e testing of my Ionic 4 application. The application Starts from the login page. Currently, I have implemented my spec.ts file as below import {browser, by, ...
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how can I find element on next page, while it is not presenting on present page?

I have a total of 200 users. I have one angular page which has showed 20 users on the present page. Now, I want to find a random user which is in any next pages. I have page navigator button on the ...
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Maximizing Chrome Window size in Jenkins for Protractor Tests

We are in the process of setting up Jenkins for our testing projects and we are facing a huge challenge for browser window size. The app we are testing is a Progressing app so with the default screen ...
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how do I define global variable in conf.js and used in spec.js file in jasmine protractor?

describe('Enter Base API URL', function() { it('1st scenario', function() { // Take any URL. browser.get('xyz.com'); browser.ignoreSynchronization=true; var user= by.xpath('//...
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Cucumber Protractor tests is returning 0 scenarios

I was trying to run a sample test in cucumber protractor javascript tests. But it is returning 0 scenarios.Could someone please look into my code pasted below. sample_scenario.feature Feature: To ...
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Using SuperTest/Protractor on unsecure HTTPS

I am trying to run automated API tests on localhost with an invalid cert. Is there a chromeOption equivalent to "Proceed Anyway" that I can pass to the tests so they can get a response from the url? ...
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Protractor ConfigParser Error 105 getPage Timeout when trying to print to console

In Protractor, I need to run one line of code from the test suite called mytest: console.log('my first Protractor test'); I am not loading any webpages. I am only printing to the console. I have ...
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Parallel protractor tests are still running sequentially

Looking For: I want to run Specs in Parallel. Tried: Included in config file: shardTestFiles : true, maxInstances: 4 Output I see: Multiple instances are not opening. Still running in serial. **...
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Get value from element of type <a>

So this is the HTML <ul class="has-status sub-menu"> <!-- ngRepeat: subItem in item.subMenuItems track by subItem.name --> <li ng-repeat="subItem in item.subMenuItems track by ...
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How to find radio button value and ID with xpath

<rhr-radio-button element-id="tenderValidType" model="$ctrl.additionalData.procProcedure.tenderValidType" value="UNTIL_DATE" label="additionalData.tenderValidUntil" required="::$ctrl.requiredFields[...
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How to clear a directory before running Protractor tests

I have a Protractor test to validate that an excel file is correctly downloaded in the Downloads folder and then I am able to upload the same. Since I will be running the test multiple times, I need a ...
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Same element locators under different parents

This is more of a "code review" question but it is very SQA specific so posting it here. There are two different menus on a page: "left" and "right" both containing "save" and "cancel" buttons with ...
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'to.include' is not working where 'to.eventually.equal' is working

I was trying to check whether a string is present in another string. I am using the below code: expect(actualTimeZone).to.include(employee.timeZone); But it is giving the below error: ...
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getText() which is in between <div> </div> tag?

Get text which are in between tags DOM <div id="div_ResultMessage" class="AlertmsgDiv"> <div id="lblSuccessMessage" class="alert alert-success alert-dismissable"> <div ...
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Running Protractor tests from Jenkins

Usually, I used to run from command line (protractor config.js). I used protractor and java script. PLS LET ME KNOW STEPS TO ACHIEVE RUNNING FROM JENKINS To run from Jenkins , I created a batch file ...
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Why does Selenium suddenly skips all my tests?

I'am used to run the E2E test couple of times a day during development... Today It suddenly skips all my test and all my spec files register.e2e-spec.ts I didn't do any changes or updates on my spec ...
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Can Jasmine tests be executed in a specific order?

I believe it is considered to be a bad practice to rely on the order in which the (acceptance) tests should be run, but for testing "deeply nested features" (I don't know if there is a standard term ...
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Selenium for angular - How to install and run Selenium for Angular E2E testing?

The question seems to be asked in some other Postings here, but I'am relative new to testing with selenium. I would like to use it for testing an angular app - E2E. I have been reading few postings ...
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Protractor + Jenkins , element not interactable

On my local, I start e2e tests in Protractor and this is good. I have problem when I want start tests on Jenkins job. I pull tests from repo run command npm install run command node_modules\.bin\ng ...
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End-to-end tests are running for 5 hours

This is a continuation of Speeding up end-to-end tests topic, but a more specific one. Currently, it takes ~5 hours for our daily end-to-end testing run to complete. What can we do to improve on ...
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Switching from JavaScript to TypeScript for Protractor e2e tests

Not very long time ago, Protractor itself migrated to TypeScript internally. I've also heard and seen several Protractor test projects moving to TypeScript. We have a rather big and growing test ...
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How to profile end-to-end tests to find the slow ones?

The Story We have a big end-to-end test codebase written in Protractor/WebDriverJS. We are using jasmine-spec-reporter for the command-line test reports. It reports test execution time for every ...
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Why should we use javascript for UI test automation?

Background:JavaScript based automation frameworks heavily depends on asynchronous execution, promises, callbacks, anonymous functions, etc which are inherently complex and probably an overkill for a ...
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What to change in protractor configuration if moving to vue.js?

My company is going to slowly transition from angular.js to vue.js. I have protractor tests set up and running successfully. Aside from the page objects specific to angular, is there anything that ...
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Correct Strategy for Element to be not present in DOM

I have scratching my heads around this problem for two days. I have a test where I need to check if a spinner is not visible to the user. This is the first test of a series of tests, and until the ...
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Migrating from AngularJS to ReactJS or what to do with existing e2e tests

The Story We have a mission critical AngularJS application which we extensively test with e2e tests using Protractor/WebdriverJS. At the current state, we have ~30000 lines of existing e2e tests which ...
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Unable to run protractor script

I'm not able to run my protractor tests. Getting the below error: grunt cltest Running "protractor:singlerun" (protractor) task (node:26770) [DEP0022] DeprecationWarning: os.tmpDir() is deprecated. ...
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Coded UI vs Protractor

I just joined a new company who doesn't work with any kind of automated tests. I have been hired to start test automation, and looking around I found two interesting options to e2e tests, Protractor ...
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AngularJS testing with Protractor- How to make test scripts portable?

I was recently tasked with integrating some automated testing into the development life cycle for one of my company's products. The product has been developed using AngularJS, and has gone through ...
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(Visual) testing of the geographic/GIS maps functionality using Protractor

I'm preparing an automated system/end2end tests for the AngularJS application using Protractor. One part of the application, that I'm going to test, displays geographical maps. I need to verify for ...
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Switching windows with non angular pages using Webdriver JS

I have a non angular page that I open and then click a link, which changes pages and I fill out a form with some information and then click a button. Upon clicking that button another browser window ...
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Is it a good idea for a Developer to review a tester's code

Background : Currently working in a firm which follows a practice where the QA's e2e and API automation suites are mandated to be reviewed before being pushed in a CI pipeline. It's a practice that is ...
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e2e test fails inconsistently

I do have an e2e test for an Angular app. It works fine on my local machine, but on the production repo, it runs inconsistently.. in other words sometimes it fails but sometimes it's runs successful. ...
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How can a beginner develop an automated testing framework completely from scratch?

I am completely into manual testing, I was asked by my manager to start developing an automated framework for my company website and mobile application. I am a complete beginner and have a very little ...
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Protractor or Selenide for automation testing Angular6?

We began automation testing of our new project, which is implemented on Angular6. We decided to split the testing of the front-end, back-end and user-scenarios. To automate the testing of the back-...
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How to utilize javascript asynchronicity to speed up test execution?

How to utilize javascript asynchronicity to speed up test execution in protractor tests other than running tests in parallel? **Note:**This question is about utilizing core features of JavaScript ...
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How to stop for loop when I found the element. In Protractor [closed]

for (var i=1; i<8 ; i++) { var eleClick = element(by.xpath("//*[text()='Choices for Independence-Guidelines - 3705']")); eleClick.isPresent().then(function(result){ if(result) { ...
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"Failed: Cannot read property 'isPresent' of undefined"

it('should be able to create a task for a product as a CTA', function () { browser.sleep(6222);browser.sleep(6222);console.log("ss"); productPage.productsTab.click(); expect(productPage....
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Not able to check the checkboxes on a javascript page

Here is the code I used to select the checkboxes selectAllEmployeeInputRequired() { this.scrollToAndClick(this.employeeInputButton); return browser.wait(this.isVisible(this.employeeInputModalForm)) ...
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Unable to run protractor test in browserstack on ios device

I am trying to run protractor test(ios-11, iPhoneX)in browserstack. I am getting "Error: Error while running testForAngular: Unable to communicate to node" error and some time I am getting the error ...