Questions tagged [ranorex]

Ranorex is a GUI test automation framework for testing of desktop, web-based and mobile applications. Ranorex is used with Windows OS and it is using standard programming languages such as C# and VB.NET as a base.

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Localization of Ranorex XPaths

Our application is available in German and English, other languages may follow. Given I have an XPath like /form/button[@text="Login"], is there a convenient way to have it translated? At the moment ...
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Can Ranorex adequately handle a large web app?

I've been experimenting with Selenium to some success, however it's slow going. Ranorex, as I've used briefly in the past can put a simple suite of tests together rather quickly. However, I'm ...
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How to locate an element in Ranorex when its attribute is not recognised?

I have been working a test automation project using Ranorex; an element was automatically identified with one of its attribute but it does not work. From its HTML code, this element can be uniquely ...
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Difference between Button.Click() and Button.Press()

We observe differences using button.Click() versus button.Press() when we run automated tests for our Java application (Windows, desktop). The documentation for Button does not tell so much: Click():...
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Threading Tests in Ranorex

I'm not sure if anyone here has experience with Ranorex, but I've got a very large suite of tests. They are testing web services with fairly long processes and the full set of tests takes a little ...
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What are the differences between Ranorex and TestComplete if there is any

I have been working on a test automation project. My customer is considering both Ranorex and test complete as potential test suites, can I ask if there is any difference between them?
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Can I test for memory leaks with Ranorex?

Is there any way to test my application for memory leaks with Ranorex? Ranorex is a tool for integration testing. So I am not sure if this is the right place. On the other hand, it appears logical to ...
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How to get a list of similar elements using Ranorex?

A newbie Ranorex, I come from a Selenium Python background. I can not figure out how to find an array of similar elements in Ranorex. With Selenium, we can use something like: array = webdriver....
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How to demonstrate Ranorex and TestComplete for a given PoC project?

Long story short We have got a Proof Of Concept project from a potential customer. We wanted to convince them to use TestComplete and they initially agreed; now this PoC is almost completed with ...
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Prevent Report.Log() from being generated when converting a recording to user code

I have recorded actions with Ranorex and I want to provide a reusable method. I have selected all actions and chosen the context menu entry "Merge items to user code item", which generated C# code for ...
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How to update C# version in Ranorex Studio?

My project in Ranorex Studio (v8.3.1) is using .NET Framework 4.5.2 and C# 5.0. I want to leverage the features of newer C# versions e.g. String Interpolation. So I want to upgrade my Ranorex Project ...
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How to leave Ranorex' command prompt open after test suite has finished?

By default, the command prompt closed. I cannot find an option to leave it open once the test suite finished.
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How to create and write Excel .xls file using C#

I have few tests which run three times and their average is calculated through c# code. I am able to write the three test times and their averages to the xls file if I create the file beforehand in ...
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How to read data from excel using code module in Ranorex?

I want to read two columns of data from Excel sheet and I should assign that data to code module variable..please tell me how to write code in c# in ranorex?
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Compiler Error: cannot convert from 'X' to 'Ranorex.Core.Testing.ITestModule'

We have implemented a test and some helper classes in the same file. When trying to run the test, we get a compiler error stating: Compile Error: Argument 1: cannot convert from 'X' to 'Ranorex....
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Alternative to Ranorex that integrates in Visual Studio

Ranorex has its own IDE, Ranorex Studio. It seems that Ranorex does not integrate into Visual Studio very well. The only available Ranorex blog entry describes the bare minimum of compiling a Ranorex ...
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Automation Testing with Ranorex [closed]

I am new to automation testing. I am testing my web application (php) using ranorex automation tool. Whenever I record my test case, it is recording perfectly but when I play my test case it stops(...
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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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Ranorex error, method name is not valid

I am working on a test automation project, which I have built a code module collection for. In this collection: I have a method named "Click_on_new_button" But when I attempted to use this method in ...
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Can I test different system dates/times within one Ranorex test suite run?

A feature of ours requires the SUT's execution over various days. We would like to cover this functionality within our integration tests. So I was wondering, is it possible and safe to advance/modify ...
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Given a RepoItemInfo, how can I retrieve the corresponding Ranorex.Adapter from the repository?

I am given a RepoItemInfo object, and would like to retrieve the corresponding adapter from my repository. RepoItemInfo.FindAdapter<T> finds or creates and adapter of type T, however my code is ...
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How can I increase the performance of Ranorex tests?

I'm migrating from MicroFocus Silk to Ranorex. Compared to Silk, the Ranorex tests seem to be slower. How can I improve performance of Ranorex recordings?
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How do I move a module group into a folder?

I have created a group of modules in Ranorex Studio and it's now in the root folder of the project. Because it's related to some user code modules that are in a subfolder, I want to move the module ...
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Can I use Visual Studio Plugins in Ranorex Studio?

It seems that Ranorex does not support Visual Studio very well. E.g. the .rxrep file is only compiled to code in Ranorex Studio but it won't be compiled to code in Visual Studio. We have a very ...
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Where to put central code in a Ranorex test suite?

When executing the test suite, Ranorex runs the Program class. However, when running Code Modules individually in isolation, they appear to be executed directly. I have code which I want to be ...
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How to make Ranorex detect SAP?

I have Ranorex 6.2.0 and I want to automate SAP. I already followed the instructions, so I have SAP scripting enabled on server side (transaction RZ10, sapgui/user_scriptingto TRUE) restarted the ...
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Access Android application via Appium in the middle of Ranorex test suit

Im using Ranorex for automating a Android application. In the middle of a test case flow application loads a google map and plot some data, Ranorex is failing to access the google map. So im thinking ...
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Searching for the most comfortable and cost efficient tool to implement Test Automation for Multiple Environments (Desktop, WEB and Mobile)

Planning to automate testing for Multiple Environments (Desktop, WEB and Mobile). Searching for the most comfortable and cost efficient tool to use. Found some tools: Ranorex, eggPlant, TestComplete ...
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Generic Automation Framework [closed]

I have to make a generic automation framework which can work on any eCommerce website using Ranorex test automation tool. I am unable to figure out what things should be included in a generic test ...
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How to rename a project and its namespace in Ranorex?

Since the naming of our project changed, I would like to concistently reflect that change in project-names and namespaces within my solution. Also, the standard test suite file files (.rxtst, .rxtmg, ....
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How to run Ranorex tests in a specific browser version?

The OpenBrowser method seems to allow a browser-name only, but does not allow to specify a browser version. Is there any official way, or do you know any good alternative (e.g. via custom code)?
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How can I extract a simple folder out of a repository?

I have recorded many items with Ranorex and didn't pay attention to put them into separate repositories. So now, all items are in the same repository. As a preparation step, I have created some ...
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What is special about a space in a Ranorex Regex?

In code generated by Ranorex I have seen that spaces are escaped when text comparison is done on Regex basis: table[@controlid='1008']/?/?/cell[@text~'^This\ text\ has\ spaces'] I wondered about ...
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How to trigger the scroll event of a slider reliably?

We have a slider in our C# WinForms application. We update some other information on the UI when the Scroll event occurs. However, when setting the Value property, we only notice the slider changes ...