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Questions tagged [windows]

Windows is a family of client, server, and mobile operating systems developed by Microsoft. Use this tag only if your question relates to using Windows APIs or Windows-specific behavior. Questions relating to using or troubleshooting Windows are off-topic.

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Run Selenium Automation on Microsoft Tablet chrome browser (real device)

As a part of the Automation Test, I have to set up my test framework to run tests on Microsoft Tablet(real device), I am not sure how to connect my framework with the tablet device. please suggest ...
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Record UI elements for TestFX

There is an existing JavaFX based application, which I should write automated tests for. I just started to use TestFX(version 4.0.13-alpha) and looking for advice, how to record and identify UI ...
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Write tests for Windows desktop application in Java [duplicate]

I made some research and didn't found a suitable solution. I should write tests for a Java based Windows desktop application. I am looking for a free solution for this purpose. Windows Application ...
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How to execute 'bat' as a local user in Jenkins - Pipeline

I have to create a Pipeline from the Jenkins 'master' which execute a batch as a specific user on a slave machine. In the following example: The slave machine is identified as 'my_node'. Jenkins '...
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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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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 to create a Selenium IE Node that starts on boot?

I've been hitting my head against the wall with this one for a while now. On Linux Chrome and Firefox selenium nodes are fairly easy to setup and start automatically at boot time using docker or even ...
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When browser is closed unexpectedly, then the Internet Explorer Driver throws infinite loop error

I'm using the IEDriverServer for Selenium with Java. I'm running my tests with JUnit4. If the browser is closed during a test execution, then I am getting the below error in my IDE console: org....
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How to switch to window with unknown id

public static void main(String[] args) throws InterruptedException { WebDriver driver=new FirefoxDriver(); String Parentwindow=driver.getWindowHandle(); Set <String>allWindows=...
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Selenium scripts will run successfully on different versions of windows OS?

I have some selenium scripts for my project. I have developed and tested on windows 7 OS.But I would like to know whether these same scripts will run successfully on different versions of windows OS ...
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How to disable user from closing the browser until Test Execution is complete ? using Selenium Webdriver & Chrome

User should not be able to close the browser using following methods. 1)Clicking X button of browser window 2)Using Alt+F4 3)Right-Click on Taskbar Icon + Close Window Edit : We require this ...
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Test automation script with ruby, watir-webdriver to run in Safari browser in Windows?

I found in different places that, automation with safari can be done in MAC OS as safari is also an Apple product. But, we can download and install safari browser in windows and test there manually. ...
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What tools are available to test console applications (I/O) on Windows?

We have several exes that interact with one another and would like to use something akin to "Selenium for Console Apps". What's available in C# land?
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What are “-windows uiautomation” selectors?

In the WinappDriver for Appium, I have the following method on WindowsElement: FindElementsByWindowsUIAutomation() I have searched for documentation on what this selector is and can do, but I hardly ...
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Not able to install maven on windows [closed]

Getting error while trying to install maven on windows. What I have tried is, I have set the Environment variables as follows: System variable:: MAVEN_HOME :: C:\Users\hari\Downloads\apache-maven-3....
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How to setup a testing system for different platforms and different baselines

I need to setup a testing system for my company. Currently we are doing the following: Build all baselines (latest, stable, customised1, customised2), just the binaries Test those binaries on two ...
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ERROR at the time of capybara installation

I am trying to setup environment for Web Testing using Capybara & Cucumber. I am hitting command "gem install capybara" to install but getting an error on the terminal is: ERROR: Could not find a ...
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Windows: Testlink Installation (logs/upload_area problem)

Hey, I got a problem with installation of Testlink. After Launching XAMPP, I got that: Checking if /var/testlink/logs/ directory exists Failed! Checking if /var/testlink/upload_area/ directory ...
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How to get iOS App crash logs from Windows machine [closed]

I am working as a manual tester from past 2 years(mostly worked on web applications) in one of the software testing company and now I have just started functional testing on mobile devices. My App on ...
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Appium: Cannot use Inspector to record GUI steps of Android app on Windows 7

I'm trying to use Appium inspector for recording manual GUI steps. But, I'm not even getting the option like record or anything else when I start inspector. Note: I'm capable of inspecting the ...
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Tool to track GDI Handle Leaks [closed]

An application has GDI Leaks, which I detected with NirSoft GDIView. Now that I know there is a GDI Handle leak, I need a more professional tool with the following properties: works on Windows 7 and ...
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How can I test a cache feature in a windows desktop?

How can I test a Windows desktop app that has an option to use cache while sending database information? Any ideas
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What is the best approach to test the windows services?

I want to write the automation suite for windows services. Some of these services updates the data in database. So my test cases would be to check the current state of the DB, run the windows service ...
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Jenkins Selenium Test on Windows 2012 R2 with Chrome driver

we are testing our projects with selenium. Using chrome browser with chromedriver (v2.9.248315). Now we are setting up a CI infrastructure and we want to run our selenium tests automated. We are ...
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Coded UI doesn't work in windows 10 and Visual studio 2015

When I try to record and play a window app like calculator it does not record while it works for a web site and browsers. My windows version is 10 and Visual Studio version is 15. It says you ...
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What is Guerilla testing?

What exactly does Guerilla Testing cover? What can be done in Guerilla Testing? Why is Guerilla Testing used? Is Guerilla Testing especially for UX Design?
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How can I simulate a defect drive in Windows?

(First question here ...) I'm a software engineer, and in my team I'm also in charge of checking all logged errors that our servers or "fat clients" produce. When I see something new, I'm meant to ...
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Configuring Windows Application in RFT

I Configured a windows application using Application Configuration Tool. Did the recording and when i play back the Application is opening fine but the script after that is not running. When i try to ...
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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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Detect USB bus failure on Win CE device from a separate PC

I am testing a device running Win CE that is having issues with the USB bus failing intermittently. Manually, it takes me hours to reproduce the bug so I'm trying to automate this process. So how do I ...
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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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Continuous integration testing for Windows desktop application

I'm looking for ways to implement continuous integration testing for Windows desktop application we're developing. Basically, we need the following: After new build finishes start VM Deploy new build ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 metro JS app testing

I started work as junior QA and after 2 months of manual testing my boss told me to learn about automation. The problem is that I should test app which has been written in JavaScript for Windows ...
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How do I make sure I test all commonly used applications alongside my application?

I have a Windows application that works on XP, Vista, Win7, Win8, Win 8.1, etc ... It's a very complicated program that can have computer slowdowns and compatibility issues with other commonly used ...
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Performance Testing tool for win & web applications

My team is looking for a performance testing tool that can work on both Win&Web application. Our application contains an SAP 3D Viewer inside. We are considering Borland Silk Perfomer & HP ...
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RFT 8.6 : Failed to enable Firefox31.4 ESR and IE11 browser with JRE 1.7 on Windows 7 Professional SP1 ( 64bit)

I am trying to configure RFT 8.6 with the installed browsers but getting errors while doing it, below are the configurations details of my setup followed up with the error I am facing... RFT 8.6 on ...
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Windows Desktop Test Lab

My firm develops a secondary product which is based on Win32 desktop application. That application has to be tested on multiple configuration (Windows version, service pack, installed flash version ...
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What are some good open source UI Testing tools for testing Windows GUI?

I need a list of some good tools which are open source and meant for automating the UI testing of Windows GUI. Any help will certainly be appreciated.
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Windows, Google Chrome - Renaming multiple files with same name

As part of an automation process using Python Selenium, I'm downloading a number of files with the same name, and each one gets automatically renamed with the name followed by a number within brackets....
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Virtualbox can fully run any OS?

I want to use Virtualbox to run Windows in Ubuntu. Can it really run every OS with no problems or restrictions if my PC respects the requirements? And can I run it in full screen?
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Is XenClient an effective way to jump-start testing in a Citrix environment?

We are thinking of adding a Citrix test environment in testing our desktop application. Currently we are only using different virtualized Windows operating systems using VMWare Workstation. I am not ...
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How to hide/block pop-up windows of my tests on Windows

I have an automated testing program in Perl. When it is launched on Windows, it has pop-up windows, like Windows cmd console or SunAwtFrame, and I keep losing input focus. I don't want to watch my ...
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Performance testing for MS Windows desktop applications

Could you recommend any tools for testing performance of desktop applications running on MS Windows? I would like to verify the speed of application activities versus HW and OS configuration. I have ...
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WebDriver tests run on mac, but on windows the PHP session cannot be deleted, therefore cannot get past login screen

We have a CakePHP application and our WebDriver tests run fine on mac. We have moved a copy of the app and the tests to a windows machine so tests can also be developed there. This is so we are able ...
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How do I get Selenium Server to launch Chrome on 64bit Windows under Jenkins with Selenium Grid?

I am migrating a Selenium server environment from Windows 2008 server 32bit to Windows 2008 server 64bit. Whenever I try to run a job with Google Chrome, I get the following error message: Error ...
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Automated testing in cloud

I have a Windows application using OpenGL and automated E2E test environment based on Sikuli framework. Tests run locally and are not available outside of my company network. As we have two different ...
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HP QTP 10 Issue while logging onto the demo Mercury Website

I am trying to log-in on the http://newtours.demoaut.com/ demo website created by HP Mercury to do some hands on their proprietary product QTP 10. I opened this site successfully on IE9 (Win7 X64 PC). ...
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Obtaining information about a socket [closed]

On a Windows 7 amd4 box, I have an application that creates a TCP socket. My aim is to check whether this is a dual-stack socket. (Dual-stack sockets are available in Windows since Vista.) For ...