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What are my options in testing iOS devices, for free?

Create an appleID: Check here and use free provisioning: Which states that Free provisioning allows developers to deploy their Xamarin.iOS application to their iOS device without being part of any ...
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How does one measure pixel width on mobile devices?

You can try this tools: Grid Wichterle https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=eu.inmite.android.gridwichterle&hl=cs Pixel Ruler http://www.pixel-ruler.net/ Disclaimer: I'm author of the ...
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Security testing for iOS app

You'll find OWASP to be a great resource for security/penetration testing. Start here for iOS.
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How to get iOS App crash logs from Windows machine

I am working as a functional engineer in qa outsourcing company, where we provide qa services to the offshore companies. We work on both automation & manual testing and clients (Development Team) ...
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Differences between Android emulators / iOS simulator and real devices for mobile web testing

There will be differences between emulators/simulators and actual devices. Android emulators just emulate the screen size and pixel ratio and run a stock version of Android. Many of the major ...
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Testing ideas for video recording feature

Test cases that are based on its specs: Video should be available to all iOS users; this spec is not very clear. Does your application have some kind of account sharing feature? Or it simply means ...
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What should happen to Badge count when app is updated?

Currently I also test a app with notifications and after upgrading the app, the badge count is still present. The app control the badge. An application is responsible for managing the badge number....
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How do you handle your automation deadlines if Appium/iOS/Android versions keeps updating and these updates have issues?

Testing with old versions makes little sense. Only do it to familiarize QA team with new features (if changes are not radical), and develop testing protocols and tools. To deal with changes in ...
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iOS: check RAM usage on iPad

As per the developer documentation on Apple's website: The following scenarios are common causes of leaks, you can confirm whether your observations are actually memory leak?? Retain has been called ...
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Appium (iOS) how to choose two UITableCells with the same name

find_elements(:name,"Like")[0].click find_elements(:name,"Like")[1].click ... button(1).click button(2).click ... ele_index(:UIAButton,1).click ele_index(:UIAButton,2).click ... buttons[0].click ...
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Security testing tools for android and ios apps

I don't specifically know any security testing tools for mobile, but I wouldn't rely on them because you won't learn security testing by only using tools. Try to manually test for security ...
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Security testing tools for android and ios apps

Many passive scanners exist to give holistic views of both a device and services running on it. So, while running a scan against a device with the application running and its ports open will give you ...
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Running Appium test on a MAC with c#

Maybe you can make it working with Xamarin or the new Visual Studio for Mac (which is in Beta). Here is a blog about Selenium with C# on a Mac with Xamarin: http://testerstories.com/2015/11/c-and-...
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Testing our native app on iOS Beta releases

What you have here is a classic case of whether the ROI makes the effort worthwhile. You can find recent release notes on Wikipedia, as well as the Apple developer library. Considering how many ...
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iOS manual testing on Testdroid

Yes, iOS manual testing is supported by Bitbar Testing (Testdroid). iOS Manual testing was introduced during the end of the year 2016 and currently, it's supported by dedicated devices and Private/...
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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)

Yes, you have pointed out clearly that the chat application meant for both web and mobile devices. An application which is responsive has different UI views based on the environment in which it is ...
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With appium which language will be compatible when application is built on dot net?

Straight forward Answer: As Appium is a cross-language tool for mobile automation & it's independent of product language developed. you can use any language listed below. Ruby Python Java ...
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iOS Automation Testing on AWS

You can save 90% of the time if you just use testRigor instead of Appium. It runs in the cloud and all you need to do to kickoff new tests is just to upload (via UI or API) a new version of your app. ...
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Security testing for iOS app

There is now also the OWASP Mobile Security Testing Guide (MSTG), an essential reference for security testing of mobile apps, including iOS and android apps. The MSTG is a comprehensive manual for ...
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iOS - numeric string > 9 char - user can press and a number is dialed

This is how iOS is interpreting the field in your (presumably web) application. According to this Apple Developer page you can disable telephone number detection in Safari on iOS, by using the format-...
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How can tester know that The Application has Memory leakage Problem?

Same question asked in stack-overflow [SO]. Please refer this. There are some tool as well Valgrind, Quick Start Guide here. Basically memory leakage happen more likely when you hold an Object, long ...
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How can tester know that The Application has Memory leakage Problem?

It is hard, if not possible, to test memory leak with manual testing. Even if you can catch it, you can not prove it. With a memory leak, an application will run slower and slower, consuming more ...
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Performance testing of Cordova apps

The cordova application can be run as a website in your localhost. So apart from testing the APK or IPA you can run a performance test on the website.
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Performance testing of Cordova apps

For Android :After compiling the cordova project and get the APK file install it to a device and use Android device Monitor at Android Studio or Eclipse (what ever the ADT you are using) Or after ...
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Maps Automation possible with Seetest?

Yes you can automate MAP using SEETEST Pinch Command Refrence Go through all the commands for reference - SeeTest Commands
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iOS QA automation tool - clicking on system settings

I don't know about Appium, but WebDriverAgent certainly can interact with any app or the OS home screen, settings, etc. Appium does support WebDriverAgent as one of its backends, but I don't know if ...
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iOS QA automation tool - clicking on system settings

Sikuli can automate this (in the emulator on the Mac). SikuliX automates anything you see on the screen of your desktop computer running Windows, Mac or some Linux/Unix. It uses image recognition ...
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iOS QA automation tool - clicking on system settings

Appium can't do that, SeeTest from Experitest might be able to give you access to wireless network settings.
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IOS: How to handle the Google ads appearing randomly while automating the IOS App test

First option you have is to ask your developers to create a version of the application without ads. Advantages - No ads. Disadvantages - You will not be testing the exact same code as you plan to ...
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