Tag - Test Automation

What is Selenese?

Selenese is the set of selenium commands which are used to test your web application. Tester can test the broken links, existence of some object on the UI, Ajax functionality, Alerts, window, list options and lot more using selenese. Selenium command tells selenium automation engine to perform certain tasks. Selenium...

What is Selenium RC (Remote Control) or Selenium 1.0

Selenium RC solves the limitations of Selenium IDE. It supports various programming languages like (Java,PHP,Perl,Python, Ruby) and leverages the programming languages to achieve logic required in test cases like conditional statements, iterations, exception handling, test reporting, database testing, capturing screen shots of failed tests, test case grouping. (more…)

What is Selenium IDE?

Selenium IDE(Integrated Development Environment) is a Firefox add on which supports record/playback mechanism as some other commercial tools like RFT,QTP,Winrunner etc. By using selenium IDE user can record and playback test cases in Firefox browser. Tester can export the test cases from selenium IDE in any of the native language supported...

What are the limitations of Selenium.

Some limitations of Selenium Automation tool are as follows: It does not support and non web-based applications, it only supports web based applications. Its an open source tool so in case of any technical issues you need to rely on the selenium community forums to get your issue resolved. You need to...

When to automate Software Testing

Being a software tester you might have come across various situations where automation is not advantageous at all and manual testing works better in those situations. Some examples where manual testing is preferred over automation are: UI keeps on changing very frequently. If automation is done for this UI it needs...

Advantages of Automation

You would have tested software applications or web applications manually, so you might be aware of the drawbacks of manual testing. Manual testing is time consuming, tedious and requires heavy investment in human resources. Time constraints often make it impossible to manually test every feature thoroughly before software application or...

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