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Which browsing mode is better for Web App Testing? Incognito mode or Normal mode?

I have a web app for testing. Can someone tell which browsing mode(Incognito/Normal) is better? What are pros and cons of testing Web App in Incognito mode and Normal mode? My mentor advises to use ...
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Verifying that a pdf is correctly displayed

I have created scripts in new relic synthetics that verify the web application is still behaving correctly. This script does the following things: go to the specific page click on a pdf link ...
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Why do most IT companies create their own test automation frameworks when there are so many open source frameworks available for free?

I have observed that in many cases, IT companies create their own customized test automation frameworks for automating web applications even when there are a plethora of open source frameworks easily ...
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Calculated no of request per second from concurrent user?

Say I have 100 concurrent users at any point of time in system. Now I want to measure the throughput of the system. As all 100 users will not be in action at any point of time as there will be some ...
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How to stress test a web application relying on Socket.IO?

I developed a web application in typescript reyling on a node.js server. Now I want to monitor the load time behaviour under stress accessing it on my public development server by virtual users. The ...
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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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should tests be run on the same machine/server the website being tested is located on? Selenium testing

Are there any rules or articles which discuss where tests should ideally be run? Specifically smoke tests. Smoke tests should run quickly after someone checks in new code. If you are looking for fast ...
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How to detected truncated strings by the front end libraries?

Here's a site I've encountered. Note that the "Welcome" string is truncated. My screen isn't narrow at all: it's more than 1000px wide. The Chrome browser's inspect tool says that the "Welcome" ...
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Problem facing to automate city auto suggested field when html structure is complex

I have tried many different XPATH but still I am not able fetch city from displayed list and perform click on it.I have posted this question earlier also suggested answers couldn't help.With my code ...
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Test strategy/plan creation

I have to create a test plan for my project and present it to the stakeholders. The Test plan should comprise of : Testing types Test Environment Test Data Project components : Thick client ...
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How to modify HTTP request header in Selenium WebDriver with Java?

I want to add "iv-user" request header to log into web app. I'm using the newest ChromeDriver. Using extensions like ModHeader or ModifyHeaders is not working in this case. Fiddler is working, but I ...
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How to verify and generate a report ADA compliance in a website

We have a requirement that a particular website need to be tested for ADA Compliance and we need to generate a report with non compliance and solution to fix that. Any help how to process this ...
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What is the correct protocol for collating replica bugs and requests from Beta testers?

I am looking to have a web application tested and already have a large pool of Beta testers ready to go. I am interested to know the best way for me to collate the feedback they give in terms of ...
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Deviation in JMeter

I am new to Web API development. I have created a small Web API, which returns a JSON output. The Web API is running on another PC in the same network. I have been connected to the API via GET ...
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Load Testing tool help which can send emails to 500 or more users

I have to test a web application which sends emails to multiple users. I have to test it to send emails to more than 500 users at a time. Any tool which can create 500 users and send emails to them
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What software testing tools can be used to test the media content like Video content loading in the web page

What software testing tools can be used to test the media content like Video content loading in the web page. Mainly for an e-learning content like of Udemy's. Video-playback and loading needs to ...
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Bugged Mobile App To Test

I am looking for some bugged apps in order to perform functional test training and/or test some techniques. I found some resources like this, or a list of web application like it. However these are ...
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What is the difference between GUI testing of web application and GUI testing of cockpit displays

I am familiar with GUI testing for web applications, but now I need to test cockpit displays for avionics systems. What are the critical differences between web application testing and avionic ...
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Difference between RUM and UEM in Dynatrace

I am New to this APM tool Dynatrace and was analyzing various offering of Dynatrace. Can anyone please let tell me difference between Real User Monitoring (RUM) and User Experience Management (UEM) in ...
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How to close application choice popup in Chrome?

Is there is any option to close application choice pop up in Chrome, which occurs after clicking any call number button in mobile emulation?
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Adding tests to a half-finished project

Background: We are a small dev team in a larger org. We have no testers allocated to us. We have had our backs against a wall for five months developing something as quickly as possible. In that time, ...
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Is it neccessary to consider the front end while testing backend?

Now I am writing tests for django application and it is very confusing task. Since I am working for some other person, I need to have complete test cases in my test. I have some doubts; please help me....
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How different it is to manually test a web application which is developed using MEAN stack?

Are there any specific details to be taken care of, when manually testing a Web Application developed using Angular JS,Node.js? As these two frameworks are javascript based,what are the features to ...
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How to write test cases of an application which has almost same functionalities on its web and mobile app(ios + android)

I am currently testing a chat application which is for both web and mobile devices. I have created test cases of a module for web application in Zephyr for Jira. Now I am a bit confused. Should I ...
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Testing a web application that sends activation link to newly added users

I have to add new users in a web application. Users need valid email addresses and users are activated by clicking activation link sent to their emails. As I have to add dozens of users so I cannot ...
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How do I validate dynamically changing data using Selenium

I have to use Selenium to test an application with a live time stamp. My code is: String validationmessage=driver.findElement(By.xpath("//div[@id='part_log_details']/p[1]")).getText(); System.out....
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What do we consider the defect severity in the case: “Edit window is not opening” [closed]

I have a requirement which say: The user should be able to view the employee information. The user can edit/Add or delete information.I followed the following scenario: I Clicked on an employee name ...
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Should QA Engineer read and review code of Web application?

I'm creating a test scenario for new project and I'm wondering if it is a good idea to write Test Cases such as "Access to xxxxxxx/xxxxxx-xxxxxx and verify CSS & HTML properties" has even sense. ...
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How can i automate the process of taking website screenshots on multiple screen-sizes?

I am testing web apps for different screen sizes. Now i want to know is there a method by which this process can be automated or I need to do this manually for every screen size.
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How to check if web app speed issues are due to a slow network connection?

Sometimes, while testing a web application, the app responds much slower than usual. There could be many reasons for this such as bugs in backend, outage in some of the servers, slow internet on ...
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What to test when “testing” a PDF download?

What should I test if I have created a scenario with Python (bottle + mako) and web front-end to download a PDF file for registered users? I can use selenium to start Firefox, login and trigger the ...
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Can I test an app on all devices without purchasing all devices?

Is there any way to test an app on all devices without purchasing all devices?
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How to test our web app on an iMac if we don't have one?

We are a software development company that is building a new web application. Part of our responsiveness test, we need to check how it would look like on iMac 21.5" and iMac 27". Problem is, we don't ...
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How to measure client side performance?

We have a new web page being developed and it loads slower then the other pages by a second or two. I'm trying to determine when a page is loading too slow for our clients. The time it takes a page ...
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Compare images on HTML5 canvas using Selenium WebDriver in Java

I'm a beginner in Test Automation and I'm working on a web application like MS Paint and I'm facing a problem. Here is the test scenario: I will drag an element from the toolbar on the HTML5 canvas ...
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Testing Apache configuration changes

We are switching to using WSGI daemon processes for different Apache virtual hosts on the same server and would like to assess the performance impact of the change. Ideally, we would like to have web-...
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What is a cost-effective way to load test a web application using 1200 virtual users?

I need to run a UI load test against a web application with 1200 concurrent virtual users. I've looked at several products, and they seem to cost upwards of $1500 for a one month licence. I'm ...
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Is there an automation tool available for single user performance testing based on UI?

We are looking for an automation tool which can be helpful in doing single user performance testing for a Web Application based on UI i.e. recording how many seconds it takes to load the entire page. ...
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What to do when defect is found in production but not during the QA phase?

In one of my interviews, I was asked this question What to do when defect is found in production but not during the QA phase? I answered it this way: Check for impact on the system. And if is of ...
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(stress) testing tool for ASP.net/C#

I am a Software QA for 3 years, however, I only experienced manual testing which I act the role as end-user in the application (front-end and back-office), I am now hired in other company which I am ...
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Accessing User Variable, BSF scripting in Jmeter

I am trying to access a variable named var1 in the below BSF Script, where var1 is extracted from JSON XPath Extractor: String abc= vars.get("var1"); abc = abc.replaceAll("^[\"\\(\\[]+|[\"\\)\\(]]+$",...
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Performance Testing Using JMeter over Password Encrypted website

I am trying to do Performance Testing Using JMeter over Password Encrypted website, the detail scenario is as follows, The website uses a password Encryption algorithm such as, 1. Client send a ...
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How to find out if a website is performing A/B Testing

A have given website say - https://sqa.stackexchange.com/ I need to find out if there is A/B testing being run on the websites. I have come across some tools like, - Ghostery - Conversion.com's ...
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Testing CSS styles and design elements of website

How to find the CSS attributes for website. For eg: I have a testcase where I need to test the styling and design of a Button for webpage. How can I retrieve the elements, if for example I need find ...
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How do I automate front-end testing for a web app with Javascript?

I am introducing myself to devops engineering and I'm stuck on "how to automate testing for web applications". I consider that backend and api test automation are relatively simple and the concept is ...
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How to test a dropdown that depends on the value in another dropdown

I have two drop downs. One of the drop down list is dependent on the Selected item from from other drop down. I need to verify data in the dependent list is correctly listed based on the selected ...
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Appium TestNG error : Attempting bi-dialect session, assuming Postel's Law holds true on the remote end

I'm trying to launch a simple web application test using Appium, using AVD. I'm using eclipse, and the android studio emulator. I included all the packages. I would like to make sure about the ...
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Unable to enter data in child window

Step-1. Click the link from the parent window.The new window gets opened. Say it as a child window. Step-2. In child window, not able to enter data in the field using selenium webDriver. code: ...
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How to get Object count UFT

I am working on a web application automation, My application has a list item which is having 10 items under it. When i expand the list item for the second time It's showing count as 20 ( though it has ...
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What kind of questions should i ask a Automation Test Engineer candidate and how should i judge him? [duplicate]

I am recently selected in interview panel for Automation Engineers. As i have never taken interviews till now, i am confused about how to judge a candidate? What kind of question should i ask to him ...