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AI Driven Testing (AI-DT) open source tools

There are several tools for the AI Driven Testing (AI-DT). here is the list of few tool they have some trial version period but not sure about the open source. Endtest Ghost Inspector Testim Tesabot ...
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How to further expand knowledge in Software QA?

There are many ways to expend the knowledge as a QA: Read QA blogs. Read Testing books. Hone your QA skills by teaching others. Go to Meet-Up & grow your network. Search & Read the Research ...
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Best guidelines to create images for bug reports in big testing team?

I think your suggestions are very good, it is always good to have clear guidelines. Though they should not be set in stone and should be used as a guideline and not as a rule. Full-screen In order ...
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AI Driven Testing (AI-DT) open source tools

First of all, I doubt that there is currently something like AI-driven testing. *-driven means that your entire development/testing process strongly relies on *. Working for retest myself, I'm ...
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Changing my career field to QA

I'd suggest you start with the software quality blogs and forums around the Internet. Some of the online portals I like are: Joe Strazzere's All Things Quality The Software Testing Club portal (they ...
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What selenium tools are good alternatives for SeleniumIDE?

Yes, that would be awesome, but there is no such tool. (If you are very ambitious, you can try writing it yourself.) The reality of cross-platform UI automation is that it is brittle and requires ...
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Where tools for automated UI test like selenium or Coded UI fits in Dev Ops cycle

In this context, a goal you most likely want to achieve is one of Continuous Integration (CI). To that end, from the developer side, every check-in will trigger a build (to perform certain checks and ...
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Typical software & tools short-list for *manual* QA specialist (tester) working environment

One more important thing people forget communication tools, a tester should always ask questions, so we need some communication tools like Hipchat, Skype, slack, whatsapp...etc or any client email ...
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Tools for testing iPhone apps

I can suggest you Appium is the best tool for Android & iOS mobile testing. I'm working on appium from last 6 months in my organization. The main advantages of using Appium is: cross-platform ...
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Are there any non-selenium based tools for Automation testing?

I find MITM proxies and Mocks/Stubbing to be the most advanced pieces of Technology in Automated Checking. By using these, it makes it far easier to: Create repeatable, consistent checks Decrease ...
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How to further expand knowledge in Software QA?

Test open source software and report defects on Github. Maybe start with the top open source applications, you might already be using some. Try to answers questions here on SQA.SE. If you cannot ...
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What test management tool to manage Cucumber tests?

I came across XRAY on Jira Cloud and i found its really usefull, I have started using in our company and replaced zephyr . Xray will give the opportunity to maintain both manual and automated test in ...
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Comparing Sqlite databases

I have always loved using Scooter Software - Beyond Compare (limited to 2 links) to visually compare between folder, files etc. Group of them or single. This should help with an easy to use Visual ...
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What are the available multi platform test tools available for native mobile applications?

The platform that need to be supported are: iOS, Android, Windows Mobile, Windows Phone — For your needs you can use SeeTest, EggPlant, Ranorex, Borland Silk Mobile — but they all are ...
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Use JIRA for Test Cases, without Zephyr

We have spent a couple of days to try and test the Atlassian way of running tests in Jira from their confluence pages. After evaluation of others tools we decided to use a commercial tool that ...
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One issue with symbolic execution

The symbolic solver in the slide cannot deduce that an integer multiplied by 4 cannot be 17. This is a statement about that particular solver at that point in time, not about solvers in general.
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Load Automation Tool with Record option to test application in Linux OS

Install Google chrome. Install Blazemeter extension in chrome. Download JMeter and set it up. Lots of tutorials available for that. Record scripts with blazemeter and download them. Run the scripts in ...
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How do I corrupt an .exe for testing

If we define corrupt as not being able to start the executable, just open it with a text editor (like notepad++) and change some text around and save. Some executables might be to large to open, but I ...
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Best guidelines to create images for bug reports in big testing team?

Images for bug reports should: contain all the information needed. So for browser screenshots use the whole browser window so people can see the browser, browser version and any toolbars that ...
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Best guidelines to create images for bug reports in big testing team?

I will answer/go through your points one by one and will try to add some valuable information in addition to your useful & precised description. Color usage in images: Highlighting becomes ...
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Are there any non-selenium based tools for Automation testing?

The most recent developments that I have observed are: Running tests in the cloud. Companies like Sauce Labs and Browserstack are leaders here. There are many advantages to this, from the number of ...
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Which automation tool can be used to automate a desktop application whose frontend is developed on MS Access

You can try: AccUnit, a specialized Unit-Test framework for Microsoft Access. TestComplete, it enables to test MS Access applications. Also look at the similar topic at StackOverFlow.
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Suitable Automated Testing tools for POS Systems

I realize this question was asked a year ago, so maybe you are not looking anymore. But if you or someone else who finds this question is, I recommend you look at Worksoft Certify. I spent many ...
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Why isn't SilkTest more common to use?

The question is focussing on the disadvantages of SilkTest I'd say. I hope the following answer is not just a personal opinion and I can provide proof for my reasons. I'm using SilkTest (mainly Silk4J ...
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Alternatives to Session Tester for recording exploratory test session results

I use following tool with my team: SBTM template for google spreadsheet from Altom (altom.ro)- https://drive.google.com/templates?q=SBTM+Session+Template&sort=hottest&view=public. It is ...
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Tools for testing iPhone apps

All tools I know for iOS apps testing are: Apple Instruments (UIAutomation) JavaScript-based testing solution from Apple. Includes record-and-play. Better to use with tuneup-js library. Appium; ...
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Sutable Tool For Quality Assurences

A reply equally broad as the question, but that does answer it: Go to https://www.testtoolreview.de Filter tools based on your specific situation Compare the available options on specifications that ...
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Which applications does Jira support?

Jira is a very flexible tool. You can use it as a workflow management tool for managing any software life-cycle. It does not really need to know any knowledge of what kind of application you are ...
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QA friendly stubbing and service virtualization tools?

There are at least 2 easy-to-use stub tools: Mockey Mocky (for single responses only) They both have GUI. Take a look.
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What tools can be used to automate testing on Windows Phone 8?

All-in-one: SeeTest Mobile web: Windows Phone Web Driver BridgIt Native apps: CodedUI Winium.StoreApps windows-phone-8-bootstrap Hybrid apps: CodedUI Winium.StoreApps.CodedUi Silverlight apps: ...
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