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TestComplete is a functional automated testing platform developed by the SmartBear Software.

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TestComplete now requires using Appium, what are some reasons we wouldn't use just Appium on its own? [duplicate]

I'm aware you can use BitBar and instrument your app on Android via the Legacy method, but for those of us who go the Appium route, it seems one may as well just use Appium on its own if TestComplete ...
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Why does TestComplete 15 now require local Appium server?

TestComplete 14 build 70 and before did not require having an Appium server set up to perform automated testing for Android apps. What are some technical reasons why they now require Appium, when ...
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Can't find PatchServices.jar when following SmartBear's instructions on using Android Studio to instrument a legacy Android app

Need help with instructions on instrumenting a legacy Android app for use with TestComplete. Windows 10 TestComplete 15.20.341.7 x64 Connected device running Android 7.1.1 Android Studio 3.3.1 I'm ...
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Unable to start a new project, nor close the current one in TestComplete 14

I'm using TestComplete version 14.0.317.7 x64, on Windows 10 I left my workstation on overnight. Came back, and Wanted to restart TestComplete, only to find I keep getting the error below when I try ...
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Isn't a name-mapping repository simply a shared object repository?

I am doing a research on automated software and the development of such. When thinking about automated testing it is required to have references of the UI present in your software, therefore one can ...
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BDD GUI Automation

I've started a new role in my life. I was a front end web developer, but I've now been moved to testing web software, or more so, automating the testing of the software. I believe I am to pursue a BDD ...
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TestComplete Object Browser/Spy not identifying an object

I've got an object within my application that TestComplete Object Spy/Object Browser is unable to map to. It's a standard WPF SurfaceButton (I have several other Surface Buttons that all work just ...
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Telerik vs TestComplete for Silverlight web application automation

I am looking to automate regression testing of our web application software. Has anyone used Telerik or TestComplete before for testing Silverlight applications, and if you have, can you share your ...
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How do I search for a button by its text using TestComplete?

I am attempting to write a function in TestComplete using Python, to access a specific button. The webpage has three buttons, and if I use TestComplete's 'Record Script' function, it returns Aliases....
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Can you create a Page Object Model framework inside of TestComplete?

I have some experience with using Selenium and Python to set up testing frameworks for web applications using the Page Object pattern. However, my current employer wishes to keep all of our tests ...
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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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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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How can I install the package in TestComplete?

1)How can I install the package in Testcomplete tool, Where I have to install. When I Run the application it got failed. The First step itself it got failed.
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How to stop test cases from being fragile in TestComplete

I have been using test Complete to build automated GUI tests. Whenever developers put in a fix, my tests break. They keep changing web elements IDs and / or attributes. I know this is a broad ...
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Is it possible to import / export function using testComplete?

I am using testComplete for a web-based automated test suite. This is the first time for me to use testComplete, I put all of my javaScript files into one large file. I am wondering if it is ...
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How do I access local directory using TestComplete

I need to verify a file has been created locally and need to delete this file as well, how do I do it using JavaScript in TestComplete?
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Is HP LeanFT more a DevTester Tool

We are preparing a comparative document for three test tools Selenium Test Complete HP Lean FT Have successfully created a comparative document with lots of comparisons. But there are certain points ...
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Hierarchy and names of objects in mapped name of a same object are varying from browser to browser in TestComplete

I'm automating(using record) a functional scenario using TestComplete. The NameMapping future is automatically adding elements to repository and when I run the script in other browser the tool is ...
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TestComplete License Manager on a Virtual Server

Background To run SmartBear's TestComplete requires a physical server to be set up with a license manager: https://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/72302/ Most companies these days (ours included) ...
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How to get TestComplete results in Visual Studio Online

I have been trying to get our TC (TestComplete) results in VSO (Visual Studio online) but so far I have not been able to get it to work. Below is a summary of my findings so far. The mht file that ...
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Which automation tools support Version One [closed]

Please confirm does any of the following automation tools provides support for Version One (Agile Project Management Software)? QTP Test Complete Selenium
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TestComplete_ Object identification

I'm trying to get fields or objects in Desktop application with TestComplete. But get a problem, because I can't get ID, because there are no ID! But other properties such as MappedName, FullName.. ...
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How could aqString["Format"] in TestComplete suddenly change format when machine's local did not change?

When using this code: aqString["Format"]("%.2f", numb); the returned number used "," as a decimal point before - which is correct since I'm in Norway. Suddenly - like a few days ago - it started to ...
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Is it a good idea to use Page Object Model with TestComplete?

We're using TestComplete at this company, and we're intertwining a bit of scripting in our Keyword tests. I'm thinking about just turning it into just Page Object Model type tests since the recording ...
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Is there a specific screen resolution that should be used when Mapping objects?

I'm using TestComplete 10.50 demo version. My screen resolution is 1366 X 768, and when I try to map objects, the highlighted objects are a little bit indented to the left from the original object. ...
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