Learning Exploratory Testing from Carl

When I was coaching my team on how to create robust automated regression suite and reduce false positives, I posted the ..

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Collecting Network Events using Selenium WebDriver

Collecting Network Events using Selenium WebDriver is simple, you just need to enable performance logging in Chrome D..

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Reading Excel File Using JavaScript

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Launching Selenium Webdriver Server using Gulp & Protractor

Writing automated acceptance tests using Jasmine, Protractor & Gulp is very popular. In this blog post, you will learn h..

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The Main Rules of Scrum by Mike Cohn

In this article, we would like to list the main rules of Scrum which are written by Mike Cohn in User Stories Applied..

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Protractor, CucumberJS, and Gulp Example

Writing acceptance tests in Gherkin format helps the agile team to collaborate effectively. Implementing Cucumberjs step..

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Why Agile Testers Attitude Matters A Lot

One day my six months baby woke up and started crying in the cradle. I heard the cry and started swinging the cradle. ..

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Acceptance Testing with CodeceptJS

If you google the definition of Acceptance Testing, you will get different definitions. Without knowing what acceptance ..

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JMeter WebDriver Sampler

In this blog post, we will show you how to setup JMeter WebDriver Sampler. Before that let's understand why we need t..

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Introducing SerenityJS

As an agile testing services company, sharing Agile testing practice is the key to success. Before starting this article..

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Writing Testable User Stories

Writing testable user stories helps to conclude the development. Testable is one of the attributes for a User story. In ..

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Automation Testing – Comparing Screenshots

Suppose if you want to compare the screenshot (source) which was captured in your last automated test execution with the..

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Challenges in Test Automation

This article intends to touch upon some of the top challenges in test automation. We will also look at what approach..

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Converting a HAR file to a Gatling Simulation

Converting a HAR file to a Gatling Simulation provides an accurate representation of user behavior than record & playbac..

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Selenium WebDriver-CSS Selector

CSS selector is used by browsers to target specific HTML elements and apply styles. For web browser automation, Selenium..

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Understanding Asynchronous WebdriverJS

While I was working on a proof of concept using CucumberJS and Selenium-WebDriverJs, I found a few interesting concepts ..

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BDD in CucumberJS

JavaScript automation testing has gained enormous popularity over the past few years. Many JavaScript developers create ..

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The need for testing the IoT (Internet of Things)

While IoT has a positive impact on making our lives easier, it will also need Organizations pay close attention to secur..

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IoT (Internet of Things) Testing

The IoT is a network of physical devices or things that are embedded with sensors, actuators or programmed software to b..

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Challenges of testing in a cloud environment

The next time you hear any IT Department /Organization saying “We are on the cloud” you can think of these manifold ..

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Selenium ByChained Class

In this article, you are going to see an example of Selenium Webdriver ByChained class. Before jumping into the code, le..

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Top Software Testing Priorities for 2017

Before we delve into discussing the priorities for 2017, it will be worthwhile spending few minutes looking at what made..

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Challenges of Agile Testing

The essence of Agile development is delivering working software frequently. Ever since this methodology has been introdu..

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Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD)

The Agile approach for development has gained vast popularity as it supports timely, faster and high quality working sof..

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Big Data Testing

“Enterprise data will grow 650% in the next five years. Also, through 2015, 85% of Fortune 500 organizations will be u..

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e-commerce Testing

Before we directly get into discussing testing eCommerce sites, it will be worthwhile looking at some statistics. ..

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What is BDD?

BDD emerged from the process known as test-driven development (TDD). The concept behind BDD is to provide development an..

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Exploring the Exploratory Testing

Testing is cognitively challenging, skilled, multidisciplinary work. Testing is a search for Information – unearth bug..

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Automated Testing catalyzes working Agile

We often hear testers talk about how difficult it is to find time for Regression tests because most of the testing is pe..

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What is Regression Testing?

The Testing life cycle is not something new to people who have a fair understanding of the various tests being carried o..

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List of Cucumber Reporting Jenkins Plugins

Publishing HTML test results after Cucumber feature execution is an essential one. In this blog post, we would like to l..

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Protractor Cucumber HTML Report

Behavior-Driven Development helps us to test behaviors instead of implementations. We can use any BDD framework to follo..

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Cucumber Lambda expressions

As we all know, jvm-Cucumber has introduced maven dependency for Java 8. With the new API, you can write your step defin..

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Software Automation Testing Services Offerings

Codoid's Test Automation Solutions give enough confidence on application build quality, reduce testing effort and elimin..

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White Framework Wait Commands

The White framework does not send an action until a window has entered the idle state after the previous action. In that..

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BDD Framework List

There are various frameworks available for Behavior-Driven Development (BDD). We found and listed 25 BDD frameworks whic..

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Selenium WebDriver and Java 8

From Selenium 3.0, minimum Java version is 8. In this blog article, we would like to show you how to use Java 8 features..

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Coding Style Guides

In this article, we would like to share style guide for various programming languages. Writing automated test scripts wi..

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Why is the Cucumber tool for BDD named as such?

We would like to share Aslak Hellesøy's (the creator of Cucumber) reply in Quora for "Why is the Cucumber tool for BDD ..

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SeleniumHQ CI

Do you want to use Selenium beta version or to track recent changes as soon as Selenium CI build is done? You can vie..

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Selenium ExpectedConditions With Logical Operators

How to check or wait until multiple web elements are visible in one webdriver ExpectedCondition? Or how to wait until at..

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Codoid YouTube Channel

Follow us on our YouTube channel where you can see all the videos of our software testing service offerings, latest auto..

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White Framework Cheat Sheet

Everyone is aware of automating rich client applications using White framework. As a software testing service provider, ..

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VNC Server Connection Using Sikuli

VNC server can be connected using SikuliX. Once we invoke vncStart() method, it returns VNCScreen objec..

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New Methods in WebDriver ExpectedConditions Class

In Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0 release, we have new methods addition in ExpectedConditions class. All are really helpful f..

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Creating a Ruby Cucumber Project

This is our first blog post on Ruby Cucumber automation testing and as a test automation services company, we wo..

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Using Sikuli from Ruby

This article is not related to Ruby-Cucumber. We are going to show you how to configure and code Sikuli in Ruby. Ruk..

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WebDriver Mouse Hover

This is our very first article in Selenium, we hope it is helpful for Selenium users. Keep visiting Codoid blogs for mor..

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Resizing and Positioning Window

Browser window resizing and positioning can be done easily using Selenium WebDriver. Consider we have opened multiple br..

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Stopping Selenium Server Using HTTP Client

In this blog article, we show you how to stop Selenium Server using Apache HTTP Client GET method. The Apache HttpClient..

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CSS nth-child Selector

In CSS Selector, we have a very useful structural pseudo-class selector i.e. ‘nth-child’ selector. ‘nth-child’ c..

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Useful XPath Expressions

For Selenium beginners, the below listed XPath examples are really helpful to write a relative XPath instead of messing ..

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WebDriver Sending Keys Combination

You can send sequence of characters and keyboard keys in 'SendKeys' method. And it is possible to give more sequence of..

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Wait for Webdriver Windows Count

In this blog post, we would like to show you a snippet for ExpectedConditions.numberOfWindowsToBe method. ..

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Ruby Page Object Gem

In our previous blog post, we published how to create/setup a Ruby-Cucumber project with a sample script. Now we are ..

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Maximizing Browser using DOM

This article explains how to maximize a browser window using HTML DOM. Actually, it is not maxmizing the browser, it re..

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Running Javascript in QTP

Most awaited feature for Web application automation is implemented in QTP 11. Yes, it is Running JavaScript snippets ..

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Getting Cursor Position From WebEdit

If you want to retrieve cursor position from an WebEdit, it can be done using Range boundary from Selection.

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Getting Excel Column Names using ADODB

Getting Excel columns names using ADODB is simpler than Excel COM interface. The below code shows how to retrieve colum..

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Validating Sorted WebList Values

Validating Sorted WebList. The below code excludes default selected value (i.e. --Choose One--) from validation.
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XPath Based QTP Object Identification

XPath object identification is a new feature in QTP 11. We would like to share an example for it using Google web..

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Use WMI Code Creator Tool for Quick WMI Scripting

Are you searching for WMI codes? Or do you want to know about WMI classes and properties?
Microsoft has created a..

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XPath Examples for QTP Web Objects

QTP XPath examples to identify web objects. XPath is a language for addressing parts of an XML document. Xpath expressio..

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Retrieve values from Quality Center Test Lab and Defects tab using OTA

Getting the Number of Passed, Failed, No Run and Not Completed Test cases


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More Methods For PathFinder

Most of us are aware of the Locate method available for PathFinder object, but there are more useful and unfamiliar me..

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QC Test Lab results update using OTA

The below OTA code creates a run for a test and steps for it. This is very helpful to upload your local execution resul..

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SWF Edit Native Properties & Methods

Font Details

Confirming whether textbox’s font is bold or not
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Mask Input Value

Since this is the very first article in this blog, we would like to start it with well known masking input value techni..

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Clicking WPF Button

We can automate Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) applications using QTP with WPF-Addin. But is it possible to autom..

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Line Count

We all know how to count number of lines in a text file. We can use any one of the below methods to do that.
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Capturing Screen Region

Using QTP we can capture an object or Desktop using CaptureBitmap method. How to capture a region of screen?
It ..

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Splitting a String Using Regular Expression

.Net Regular Expression engine is more powerful than VBScript Regular Expression engine. RegEx is one of the classes of..

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Sending an Email

Sending an email using VBScript can be done using Collaboration Data Object (CDO) messaging. But it is supported only i..

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Drawing Shapes in Images

When we capture screenshots, we might need to draw some shape over the screenshot to highlight some errors or some obje..

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Selecting WPF Checkbox

In this article, we will see how to select WPF Checkbox using TogglePattern class which is available in UI Automation p..

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Generating Random File Name

Sometimes we may need to generate a random file name. In VBScript we can use Scriptlet.TypeLib to generate GUID for rand..

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Setting Value in WPF Textbox

As a continuation to the previous WPF automation article. In this topic, we will see how to set value in WPF Textbox. ..

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Downloading a File

Downloading a file is very simple in .NET and only few lines are required.

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Checking Remote Computer Availability

There might be a case where we have to connect to remote computer. In such case, before connecting to the remote compu..

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Power of StringBuilder Class

What is StringBuilder class? We had this question few years back. We googled it for QTP implementation and found the bel..

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Array List

ArrayList is one of the collections in .Net which implements the IList interface; it has more advantages than ..

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Date and Time

please put a short text here please put a short text here please put a short text here please put a short text here ..

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Balloon Tool Tip Trick

Sometimes we need to know which is step being executed currently by QTP. Using automatic timeout message box, we can g..

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Get Special Directories

How to get Desktop, MyDocuments, ProgramFiles & Temp directories path at runtime? This is possible using DotNetFac..

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String Dictionary

StringDictionary is a Hash Table; it is designed to accept only strings. It could be used to handle large amounts of str..

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