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Can Ranorex adequately handle a large web app?

I've been using Ranorex for web automation testing purposes for 3+ years now, and I can say it's the best UI automation tool I've used so far. The application under test is a fairly huge site, where ...
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Difference between Button.Click() and Button.Press()

I don't have an official answer, but the difference is mainly in 2 things: continuation of the Ranorex test script the number of events fired Conclusion: Click() is closer to real user interaction, ...
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What are the differences between Ranorex and TestComplete if there is any

My personal opinions, please take them with a grain of salt. TestComplete vs Ranorex: Key differences: User interface Ranorex has object mapping and test steps displayed on the same page. ...
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How to locate an element in Ranorex when its attribute is not recognised?

Even when Ranorex does not recognise an attribute or list it in Ranorex spy, you can still use this attribute to identify your element. As shown below, say, the element you want to identify is high ...
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How to get a list of similar elements using Ranorex?

Ranorex has its own set of methods, for examples: If you are looking for an array of <div> elements, you need to: WebDocument webDocument = "/dom[@caption = title of the webpage under test]"; ...
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Localization of Ranorex XPaths

Sure there is you can use XPath with logical OR and have all translations inside the XPath expression. For example, you can use /form/button[@text="Login" or @text="Eingeben" or @text="შესვლის"] ...
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Localization of Ranorex XPaths

Using text values to identify elements is not good practice for this very reason. (And because the text may be changed later in the development life cycle of your product) The best way to solve this ...
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Can Ranorex adequately handle a large web app?

I have used Ranorex on a Very large web app in the past. Functionally there is nothing (that i found) that would mean it wasnt able to scale. As always, how you organise your tests will be your main ...
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Access Android application via Appium in the middle of Ranorex test suit

Yes you can, First you need to start Appium session with override flag + New command Timeout as much as possible. Execute the suite using Ranorex test suite, in the middle of the session, perform ...
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How to read data from excel using code module in Ranorex?

Have a look at the user guide Lesson 3: Data-Driven Testing. This lesson explains how to create variables in recording modules. The Section Combining Variables with Test Data covers the part on how to ...
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Compiler Error: cannot convert from 'X' to 'Ranorex.Core.Testing.ITestModule'

The problem is that you have defined multiple classes in the same file. When starting the test, Ranorex tries to run the class in which the cursor is currently located. If there's only one class per ...
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Prevent Report.Log() from being generated when converting a recording to user code

I'm astonished that Ranorex support told me that this is not possible, because here's how: If you have not converted the recording into user code yet, you can change the settings like this: Open the ...
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Alternative to Ranorex that integrates in Visual Studio

CodedUI seems to be the only solution. Because Coded UI is the new testing framework from Microsoft so,it will 100% support the visual studio too. And; support SAP-No idea support Java applications-...
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Can I test for memory leaks with Ranorex?

A very interesting question. I do not think there is a specific button in Ranorex that is called "Memory leak detection". Detecting memory leak is a rather complex procedure that involves: Produce ...
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Given a RepoItemInfo, how can I retrieve the corresponding Ranorex.Adapter from the repository?

I have found a solution via reflection. public static class RanorexExtensions { /// <summary> /// Creates an adapter for the associated repository item /// as defined in the ...
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How to install Ranorex studio in ubuntu (linux)

Ranorex is a Windows only application thus you cannot install it on Linux or macOS. You could install Windows in a virtual machine, for example with VirtualBox and the free 90 day testing images of ...
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How to update C# version in Ranorex Studio?

Ranorex isn't compatible with C# 6.0 or 7.0, as noted in their forums. One user mentioned that "there's nothing in C# 6/7 that you really have to have for writing Ranorex tests. There are lots of ...
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Ranorex error, method name is not valid

It might be a long shot, but can you please try removing all of your underscores from your method name? ClickOnNewButton Ranorex has a quirk that occasionally forces you to play with method names, ...
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Can I test for memory leaks with Ranorex?

We were testing some memory leaks with the ranorex on eclipse based application with sleak. Basically we were running few steps over and over and sometimes checked the sleak, if there are any ...
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Can I test different system dates/times within one Ranorex test suite run?

It depends on how much impact changing the system dates/time has on your work. As you mentioned in your question, I assume that the dates and execution spans in the report will get mixed up ...
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What are the differences between Ranorex and TestComplete if there is any

Ranorex and Test Complete are two of the most popular tools used by QA testers. However, most of the time, test complete is preferred by testers for meeting the requirements of the tests. Though ...
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What are the differences between Ranorex and TestComplete if there is any

Things must have changed a lot with TestComplete since 2017. Everything must have changed with TestComplete since 2017. Testcomplete has always had an IDE and it's a very good IDE. Easy to move around ...
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How to leave Ranorex' command prompt open after test suite has finished?

You can provide a workaround. Go to your xxxx.rxtst foler Add a user code module as the last step to your test In this newly added code module, add a line, Console.Read(), which will force this ...
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How to demonstrate Ranorex and TestComplete for a given PoC project?

I recommend to not implement the test suite in Ranorex again. The simple reason: from a watcher perspective, both automation tools will perform the same actions, if everything goes well. Instead, ...
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How to demonstrate Ranorex and TestComplete for a given PoC project?

My personal recommendation is: Simply copy and paste (not in a literal sense) your test cases from testComplete to Ranorex. Yes there will be some re-coding, but your algorithms stay the same; it ...
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How can I increase the performance of Ranorex tests?

In recordings, you often have KeySequences. For those, you have the following options: merge KeySequences that have been split into different steps. You can change the split time in Settings/Recorder ...
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Can I use Visual Studio Plugins in Ranorex Studio?

Ranorex Studio is actually a customized version of SharpDevelop. There is a list of 3rd party SharpDevelop Plugins. Since not even a single of our plugins is listed (and ReSharper is very popular, ...
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How do I move a module group into a folder?

Short: there's no solution. The .rxtmg file is not a single module group, it's a module groups file. The association of modules into module groups is done in that file. Unfortunately, that's a 2 ...
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