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Questions tagged [test-automation-framework]

A test automation framework provides a superstructure for automated tests. The superstructure may include APIs, coding practices, ways to structure and run the automated tests.

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Jbehave Vs Robot Framework - pros and cons

Which one is the better option for web application testing - JBehave or Robot Framework? Comparison between JBehave and Robot Framewrok.
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Advice on assertions to make when creating an API testing framework

I'm currently looking at building an API test automation framework for a series of Rest Services, utilising c#. Coming from a UI-automation background I was after some advise on assertions when ...
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What are the pro's and con's of writing an API test automation framework at code level as opposed to using a tool

As I look into writing automation frameworks at the API layer(relatively new to this area), a question that keeps cropping up in my mind is.....why should I write an automation framework at code level ...
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Specflow tutorials which cover UI testing

When initially delving into the realm of BDD my initial foray was with Java and Cucumber. I found a wealth of knowledge online which allowed me to get to grips with this, specifically real-world ...
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Writing Selenium test scripts in JavaScript with features of Selenium-Jupiter?

I'm trying to prepare a test automation framework targeting NodeJS that is intended for developers familiar with JS but not (necessarily) Java. Selenium is at the core of the solution because all the ...
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Q: Where to get information about newest trends in testing, especially in test automation? [closed]

my team decided to create a knowledge base for the newest trends in testing and test automation. But I dont really know where to look at to gather information. I've read the "test magazine", but it's ...
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Launch appium desktop programmatically' and link to a testNG TestCase for mac. How do I do this?

I have created a java test class to run appium programmatically . I cannot use a .bat file as I am a Mac user and .bat files only work on windows o/s This is my FIRST appium framework so I am ...
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How can I solve OutOfRangeException on using Selenium C#

I was faced with the below problem while trying to run a data driving testing and have tried to resolve it but nothing seem to be working for me. Please could you take a look at my code and tell me ...
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Unable to switch into third window - Selenium

I'm using below code to switch into windows : Set<String> handle=driver.getWindowHandles(); System.out.println(handle); Iterator<String> it=handle.iterator(); String ...
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In Page Object pattern, aren't we creating over-specialized methods than generalized re-usable functions?

Background: In the Selenium UI automation we all have been using Page Objects pattern as the "Best Practice" for years. In Page Objects "methods" are tightly coupled to pages instead of free-flowing ...
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Chrome driver died on running test-suite

I am facing an issue: Chrome driver died on running test-suite. I am getting following error on using chrome: build= Version 68.0.3440.106 (Official Build) (64-bit) and chrome driver exe, ...
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Is there an open-source Selenium Webdriver Test Automation Framework that's already available in the market?

I've been practicing Web Automation for a year now. This may sound funny , but, is there a Test Automation Framework for Selenium Webdriver? (Java binding). Like, when you set up the framework, it ...
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How to debug a protractor test written in typescript using cucumber?

I have a sample project with my test cases written in protractor in ts. I could not able to debug the ts. package.json "debug": "node --inspect=1337 --debug-brk --nolazy node_modules/cucumber/bin/...
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Serenity Test Screenplay

I am trying to create a test where I want to click a button after successful login. I can log in successfully my problem is that when it comes to the step of click button I get. [main] ERROR net....
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How to automate an app with a shopping cart that uses dynamic menus?

How can I use selenium automation to test an Online Ordering application/system that has dynamic menus? I have a test case where I need to validate for "new!" promotional items, new weekly/monthly ...
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How to get the Indexes of all columns In a Single Row using Selenium WebDriver and C#?

For single web element in that row i got index..for multiple column in a single row how to get the index: IWebElement colelement = driver.FindElement(By.XPath("//div[@id='grdBooking']//table//tr/ th[...
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What are the tools can be use for functional testing for an EXTJS application?

I have to test an application developed using extjs. Mainly I have to focus on functional testing. Are there any new tools and frameworks that can be used for testing? I've searched about several ...
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Randomise the data for a sign up form

Which is the best/efficient way for a QAE to test the field validations for a sign up form: 1: Do I need to create a util class to randomly generate the data? or 2: Do I need to take hard-coded test ...
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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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Two automation tools for GUI automation of single application

We are planning to have two separate automation tools to automate our current application, as tool-1 does not support some critical functions. Integration is difficult between these two tools. Will it ...
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Is an explicit call to open a menu preferable?

I am writing test automation for a web app whose navigation is behind a 'hamburger menu'. That is, an icon must be clicked to display the navigation options. I am considering two different designs: ...
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Rest Assured | Why getting repeated errors when trying to automate apis using rest assured?

I have just set up rest assured framework and implemented it as a maven project. My pom.xml has the below mentioned dependencies io.rest-assured rest-assured 3.0.2 test io....
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What is the best way to write TDD test cases? Can I achieve TDD through JMeter?

I have been asked to write test cases in the TDD style. I have no experience about writing TDD test cases. I have read about TDD and in essence it talks about defining test cases prior to code and ...
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Is there a way to check if an external program is running from Katalon Studio?

My application has a print document option that opens the pdf reader. Is there a way to check if the pdf reader is running from Katalon?
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How do I implement Extent Reports in my rest assured api testing framework?

I have recently started rest assured to automate apis. My current framework folder structure has an ApiTestCases class in a folder under src/test/java I have a testNG suite xml to run the tests. How ...
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How to retrieve dynamically all Web elements information from UI Screen using selenium?

Need to retrieve all elements information present in the UI screen. For more clarification i have attached the generic screen From above image i need to retrieve label-name ...
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Code to automate a web form in SilkTest tool using VB/.NET Language? [closed]

I am new to Silk test and dont know VB or .NET coding. Please provide a sample code to automate a website/form in VB or .NET?
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How do I switch reporting from allure reports to extent reports in an existing automation framework?

I have been handed an existing framework that uses allure reports for reporting purposes. I am not really liking allure reports for primarily a couple of reasons: It displays the results only after ...
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How to make automated test for logical output file generation?

I am Microsoft .net developer. I have written an application which imports XML(which contain information about the employer, employee, dependent, benefit plans, cafeteria etc) files into my various ...
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Selenium Web Page Navigation Bloating Test Case

I am fairly new to automation and am trying to form the basic structure for my company moving forward. I have done some research and am trying to implement POM but am a bit confused over structure and ...
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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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What is the typical test automation scenario where decorator Design Pattern can be applied?

What is the typical automation scenario where decorator design pattern can be applied in UI test automation ? Please share your practical experiences with small code examples to help us fellow QA ...
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UI testing tools for Win32 app written in C?

I have a game written in C, and I would like to write UI tests for it. Are there any suitable frameworks for testing UI's written in C? Both the game logic and the UI are written in C.
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How to create automation framework for automation of REST APIs?

Currently, I am using JMeter to automate APIs but I have been asked to form a framework that is quicker and convenient to use for everyone in the team and a framework that preferably involves reading ...
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Automated testing for Windows desktop

I am looking for a free tool to create automated test scripts for a Java-Swing application. I found Sikuli, but it wasn't updated years ago and seems to be an unstable solution. Winium looks obsolete ...
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How does Continuous Integration add value to Automation Testing?

How do I gain the value from CI tools as an Automation Tester? What are the advantages to using such tools and how do they help me and the company in the development process ?
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What level of Selenium Webdriver Automation Frameworks are being used by experts in the Software Industry [closed]

I have started learning selenium webdriver using java to increase my skill set as a blackbox tester. I have been practicing a lot about JUnit, Test NG, Page object model etc. However, I am not ...
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How to make selenium tests more stable?

I am using selenium tests to perform GUI-based system tests of non-public scientific use cases. Although I have build more-or-less a complete wrapper around the selenium module with functions to ...
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Performance Testing tools for an async multi-point system

The Context I've been hired to work as a Performance test lead for a big transport company updating its nation-wide, realtime, information system. As with every project, this one is behind schedule ...
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java.lang.NullPointerException occured while implementing driver initialization through inheritance

Base class: public class Base { public WebDriver driver ; @BeforeMethod public void initialize() { System.setProperty("webdriver.chrome.driver", "/Users/apple/eclipse-workspace/Selenium/...
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Can we use an automation tool to test the text file created by Java?if yes which one?There is no UI for this project

Can we use an automation tool to test the text file created by Java?if yes which one? The data will be loaded in the oracle DB and then we have to create a text file using that data after applying ...
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Send hotkeys to Silk webdriver

I use Silk Webdriver to make Selenium tests. In my application there are a lot of hotkeys (functions keys and ctrl+key combinations) to make the application easier to use. How can I send those ...
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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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Clean pom.xml from all not used dependencies

Maybe this question was already posted here. If yes, please attach the link, I couldn't find out the same. I would like to clean my old and not used dependencies from pom.xml, can someone advice me ...
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Automation Testing approach for Web Based Application

I am automating a website which has multiple modules and involves users of different privileges (say Admin, User Type 1 and User Type 2). I am using Microsoft's Unit Test Tool inbuilt framework with ...
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Due to TestNG versioning in Eclipse Oxygen Test cases are not running

I am using TestNG 6.8.5 with Spring. While running the test cases eclipse console gives following exception: [RemoteTestNG] detected TestNG version 6.8.2 org.testng.TestNGException: Cannot ...
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Using Selenium commands in Katalon

How can I use Selenium commands in Katalon Studio? There is a commands reference on Katalon site, but I can't seem to call those from my scripts written in the Katalon script writing tool. https://...
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driver is getting null for utility classes

I'm getting null pointer exception for driver object. Here is the flow: BaseClass initializes the driver (WebDriver driver = new ChromeDriver();) I create a test class and extend it with BaseClass. ...
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Selenium Webdirver C# Running more than one test class from the test suite

I have created a test framework in VS 2017. The framework is written in the Page Object Pattern. To avoid having one test class and n number of test methods I have decided to split all my tests into ...
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Seeking Python test frameworks that support structured test results that include “non failure” data

I am having a hard time finding any test frameworks or plugins for frameworks that support saving "validation data strings" as part of the test results. I find this a little surprising so I am hoping ...