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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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Randomization test with constraints

My current project is written in C++. It takes a certain config file to do various work. There are a large number of parameters inside the config. I would like to do randomization test for those ...
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Using Fluent Wait When Finding List WebElements

I have a fluent wait class that works pretty well for locating my page elements, however, when I am locating elements for lists I don't appear to be using the same wait. I currently need to add ...
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How to Automate with selenium (payroll cloud based application) [on hold]

I'm new to the payroll application,is there any one who automated payroll application i would like ask that how to start up automation regarding selenium(java) .So what are the proceedings to be taken ...
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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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Automated test execution custom pdf reporting tool

I am automating a desktop based application testing. My requirement is that based on my execution for a particular test, i would like to mark real time results in pdf generated by the automation ...
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how to perform click on an element using selenium for which I am getting staleState Exception

Problem: There are couple of radio buttons with the same ID and I need to perform click on these. The first radio button gets the click where the second one is getting StaleElementReferenceException ...
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Is there any open source tool to automate oracle POS Xstore Application?

I am looking for a tool to automate Oracle XStore Application, Suitable tool to automate Oracle Xstore POS system. Application: oracle Xstore OS: windows
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What to do when QA team has no test case documentation?

I just started working as a QA Automation Engineer to a certain company which provides ERP and CRM services. However, I recently discovered that they have no test case documentation for the testing ...
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Is it possible to automate tests on an embedded WebKit browser on Mac OS X?

Is it possible to automate the tests on a WebKit/WebView browser that is embedded in a Mac OS X desktop application, preferably using Selenium or some Mac-based tool like AppleScript or ...
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Sikuli IDE or Eclipse/JAVA for windows based application?

I am trying to prepare a POC using Sikuli. Can any one suggest me what is the best approach to use Sikuli for a windows based application ? Should I use Java with Eclipse or the Sikuli IDE itself?
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How do you prevent poorly written acceptance criteria?

One of the biggest problems from my daily work in the team is the acceptance criteria are mostly too unclearly defined. What this means in detail: Stands inquiries, because the PO or a developer has ...
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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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Running Junit test parallely with csv test data

I have a csv test data file with 50+ test data in it. I want my JUnit test to process these 50+ test data in parallel than serially. How can we do that? Is there a framework that can do that? Junit ...
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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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Jython or Groovy script: Check if a cookie has already been closed

Currently I have the following problem. I use a test framework (QfS) which offers the possibility to execute scripts via Groovy or Jython. Description: I've automated the history that I can close ...
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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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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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How to interact with the radio button if isDisplayed, isEnables are false

Scenario: I am automating a feature where i need to click on the radiio button but after many attempts it didn't work. So I checked with isDisplayed, isEnabled and isSelected.Upon execution it was ...
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Error while running automated scripts in robot framework

'pybot' is not recognized as an internal or external command I am installing Python, Pip, Robot Framework and its all needed libraries and its working fine. 1) Python, Pip & Robot Framework all ...
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C++ app automation on multiple platforms

Need to automate C++ application testing on Web, Mobile (iOS, Android) and Desktop (Windows, OSX and maybe Linux). Searching for open source tools only and automated tests will be written using Java. ...
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How would you convince someone that the Page Object Model pattern is important?

I'm looking for canonical answers explaining the importance and advantages of the Page Object Model design pattern, specifically answers that I could point to for people who claim the pattern is ...
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GUI Automation testing framework for android games

Is there any test framework which supports android games ? I have used UiAutomator2.0 for GUI automation test, but for some games, it is unable to capture screen.
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How to verify the page source before and after refreshing [closed]

How to verify the page source before and after refreshing and how to print the both the page sources
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Getting Unknown error While Using latest Verison of Selenium With Microsoft Edge Browser

My Code to launch Browser: System.setProperty("webdriver.edge.driver", "C:\\selenium-drivers\\MicrosoftWebDriver.exe"); DesiredCapabilities capabilities = new DesiredCapabilities("MicrosoftEdge", "", ...
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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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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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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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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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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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What is the best implementation strategy of Driver creation in Selenium Webdriver with Java?

As in my framework, I am creating the driver object by collecting the info from the test suite itself. We are passing the driver name through the testng suite and at runtime, we are collecting the ...
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What is needed at a minimum to have vstest.console to run using .net 4.6.1 on VS 2017

Sorry if I have asked similar questions. But I went back to basics. I created a simple application in Windows 2017. Unit Test Project (.Net Framework) in .NET 4.6.1. Just one test to see if "test="...
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Should automation code be as complex as application code?

Software project are often created as modules (in separated project folders) and communicate using services and apis to communicate between modules in order to improve flexibility and scalability. ...
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What do I have to consider in an exploratory test charter?

I am currently trying to build a test charter for my exploratory test within a timebox. But what exactly should this charter contain? Session Charter: This includes a mission statement, a short ...
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what is the way that POF working VS POM? and why not using POF?

I looked over here where the Selenium author recommended to not use anymore Page Object Factory but to use SOLID instead. What are the reasons to use these and what is recommended to use in terms of ...
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Not able to Click on the Drop down and wait for element also fail for drop down ID in IFrame with JavaScript

I am unable to click on this drop down. I tried select drop down also and javascript click also normal click also.& wait for this element become also fail. Please provide the solution for the same....
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What is the best way to automate acceptance testing?

First of all: A royal road and a really correct solution to automate acceptance tests does not yet exist. I am as aware of that as many of you are aware. But is that really so? Is there no way to go? ...
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To display error message when radio button is not selected

I am working on a project, where I have to catch the error message on radio button. When you submit the page or form, without selecting the radio buttons, it shows on top of radio button that 'please ...
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How often should we carry out load testing during development?

Within our team we would like to do load tests in a CI process. For this we want to use either Jmeter or just a comparable tool. Jmeter offers u.a. the possibility that one can plan and execute a test ...
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Vulnerability scanner with different scan profiles

As part of our development, we also want to test vulnerabilities for our Scrum teams in addition to load testing our websites. This should be planned in accordance with the sprint planning, found ...
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How to switch from one tab to another tab in chrome

Please help how to switch from one tab to another tab in chrome and to change focus on child tab.
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To build a framework or a set of libraries?

I've met with two approaches for test automation in the companies I've worked for: Frameworks: providing unified format for test reports, same syntax for writing all tests, and other tools, ...
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Needs inputs on selecting Python Automation Framework [duplicate]

Need Ideas for selecting a python automation framework for my Project which interacts BigData applications like Spark, Hbase, Kafka, etc...
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How to extract a text from the screen using SIKULI?

I am using Sikuli to automate a mainframe screen, I need to copy a text on screen and use that as input to another screen. I cannot find any option on the SIKULI IDE to do the copy function. My ...
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How and why create an object repository (for element locators) in a Selenium project?

I have some questions about creating an Object Repository for a selenium project: 1) What are the main reasons that we create an Object Repository, as opposed to hard coding the element IDs in our ...
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Is there any framework for UI automation testing for Unity3D?

Does anyone know any framework that is compatible/integrated with Unity3D? I'm interested in Unit, Integrated and UI testing.
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what is the good practice to instantiate page object in POM and PageObjectFactory

I am practicing POM and Page Object factory. I would like to learn good practices in instantiating the pages. till now I am Instantiating the pages from test class (e.g. TC_01_Register.java) using ...
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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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Tableau UI automation

Selenium does not recognize webelements of Tableau. Is there any tool which is successful for UI automation of Tableau ?
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What are design patterns for REST Assured?

For Selenium usually Page Object Model is used. What are good design patterns for REST Assured to organize structure, files?
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Not able to reference value of variable in Robot Framework

In Robot Framework, I want to reference the value of a variable, I had set earlier. But when I reference the value by: xpath= //*[text()=\${uid}] I do not get the value of the variable uid but ...