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How to Handle Windows Pop-up Using AutoIt and Selenium Automation Testing

Pop-ups are those irritating windows that come up while we work on something important and interrupt our concentration. It is necessary to get rid of them while testing.

In this article, we shall discuss how to handle window pop-ups in automation testing using AutoIt.

This tutorial covers:

  • How to handle window pop-ups in Selenium WebDriver,
  • Uploading or downloading the files or images by transferring our control from Selenium WebDriver to AutoIt
  • How to call the AutoIt script from our program

But first, let’s understand what is AutoIt, how to install and use it. Continue reading →

How to Install and Use VMWare Virtual Machine in Software Testing

Nowadays Virtualization is the most trending topic in IT industry and it’s a skill that is expected from every IT employee. What is Virtualization and why it’s so important? Read on to know everything about Virtualization and how it can be useful skill for software testers.

As wiki says,


Virtualization, in computing, refers to the act of creating a virtual (rather than actual) version of something, including but not limited to a virtual computer hardware platform, operating system (OS), storage device, or computer network resources.
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How to Prepare Test Plan and Write Test Cases for ERP Application – ERP Testing Part-2

In the previous article, we have seen few key points of ERP like the real meaning of the term ERP, various modules of ERP, the importance of ERP testing, the criticalities of ERP testing and a road-map for the preparation of the ERP testing.

=> Check ERP testing part 1 tutorial here.

In this article, let’s get into more practical details on ERP (SAP) Testing like preparing the quality assurance plan, test plan, test suite, test cases and test execution strategy. Continue reading →

The Beginner’s Guide to ERP Testing (SAP Testing) – Part 1

Let us explore an interesting and challenging topic “How to Test ERP Software”. We’ll learn the challenges involved in ERP testing (e.g SAP Testing) , guidelines and road-map for a successful ERP testing.

Before going into more details about ERP testing, first we need to understand some key information about ERP. For testing purpose, understanding the features, functionalities and workflow of ERP software is most important. Without proper knowledge, testing ERP modules is very critical and cumbersome.

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How to Test an Application without Requirements?

Technically there are no applications without requirements. Imagine software that does nothing specific but is simply line after line of code stretching on. It will be like a stair case leading nowhere.

All software has requirements and is targeted at a particular task; specifically it is a solution to a problem. So requirement-less software isn’t a possibility.

However, software without documented requirements is a reality that unfortunately most of us face more often that Continue reading →

How to Make Manual Testing More Efficient Using HP Sprinter

Today in this era of Automation Testing, almost in every QA testing departments’ automation is the first preference. But there are few QA departments where 70-80% of testing is carried out manually. Indeed, there are cases where quality is completely determined manually as no automation is carried out there.

One of the crucial reasons of companies to continue with manual test is the inability of automation tools to cope with the changes that some application faces on regular basis. In certain cases, the only option left with QA is of manual testing. Continue reading →