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  • GUI Test Automation – Benefits & Challenges

    By on May 28, 2020

    To keep pace with the ever-increasing demand for higher software quality, full end-to-end testing of software products has become a common practice. By exercising the application via the graphical user interface (GUI), testers assume the position of the user which yields a lot of benefits. For example, GUI tests...

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  • Qt Virtual Tech Con 2020 Squish Coco Q&A

    By on May 27, 2020

    We had a great time presenting our talk, Using Code Coverage to Enhance Product Quality, at this year’s Qt Virtual Tech Con hosted by our friends at The Qt Company. We introduced our code coverage tool, Squish Coco, and discussed ways to improve testing efficiency for both your development...

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  • Identifying Dead Links on Websites

    By on May 12, 2020

    A common problem with the maintenance of large websites is “dead” links that end up pointing to a nonexistent destination because something has changed somewhere. In particular, these include links to external resources which may easily become stale without anyone noticing until a customer attempts to follow the link....

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  • Integrating Coco Code Coverage with Unit Test Frameworks

    By on May 5, 2020

    Increasing demands on the quality of software applications has bolstered the need for adequate, thorough testing, including, but not limited to, at the unit level. Integrating code coverage analysis tools with your unit test framework gives a clear sense of the quality of your tests: the grade to which...

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  • Squish Success at The Qt Company: GUI Testing Qt Creator

    By on April 29, 2020

    “Squish is the best possible solution for us…we didn’t see any other tool we could’ve chosen instead.” Robert Löhning, Senior Software Engineer, The Qt Company The Qt Company offers innovative tools for the rapid design and development of complex User Interfaces. One such tool is the Qt Creator IDE, an...

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  • Custom Test Result Reporting Using Log Levels

    By on April 29, 2020

    Categorizing log output into different levels allows you to decide whether you want to have more or less detailed messages in your test results. Squish does not offer a ready-made function for different log-levels, but you can easily create this functionality. We’ll use the test.log(message, detail) Squish API which...

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  • Testing Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

    By on April 21, 2020

    Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) offer a wide range of recommendations for making web content more accessible. Following these guidelines will make content more accessible to a broader group of people with disabilities and, in general, improves usability for all users. WCAG success criteria are written as testable statements...

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  • New Product Release: Squish Test Center

    By on April 7, 2020

    froglogic is excited to announce the newest addition to its software quality product portfolio: Squish Test Center. Built to enhance your development workflow, Squish Test Center is a central, lightweight test result management database which connects test automation with the entire development process. Squish Test Center: An Overview Squish...

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  • Basic Usage of Labels in Squish Test Center

    By on April 7, 2020

    Squish Test Center is a lightweight web database which aggregates and analyzes test results generated from Squish GUI tests. This article will introduce three Test Center concepts — batches, reports and labels — to help you better investigate failures in your test outcomes. Batch and Reports: What Are They?...

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  • Coco 5 Released, With Built-In Function Profiler

    By on March 31, 2020

    froglogic is excited to deliver a major release of its multi-language code coverage analysis toolchain, Squish Coco 5. This release offers a built-in Function Profiler which facilitates conducting a performance analysis based on timing data for function calls associated with a group of test executions. The addition of profiling...

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