Posts tagged with ‘howto’

  • Difference between “Object not found” and “Object not ready” errors

    By on May 22, 2018

    Unsuccessful object synchronization functions such as waitForObject or waitForObjectItem may return various error messages. Fully understanding these messages is important to debug a test script. Squish recognizes GUI objects by a subset of their properties and values. In the example below, we would like to click on an object...

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  • Squish & Python

    By on April 17, 2018

    Squish is shipped with different scripting languages allowing to start recording or writing tests cases in any of them without lengthily setup. The list is: Ruby, JavaScript, Perl, Tcl and the one of interest in this article Python. The intent of this article is to provide information that might...

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  • Verify objects that appear only for short durations

    By on November 21, 2017

    Many applications that carry out a long-running task in the background display a dialog indicating the progress of the task. The dialog may block access to the application too if other actions do not make sense while the task is running. These dialogs usually appear and disappear by themselves,...

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  • We met Squish users in Poland for “UI Behavior Driven Testing” workshop

    By on February 27, 2017

    On Wednesday, 22 February 2017, our Squish experts Tomasz Pawlowski and Jakub Topolski conducted a “Squish in Action: UI Behavior Driven Testing” one-day workshop. We met with 16 participants in the beautiful city of Gdansk (Poland). Shortly after 9am we started with a decent theoretical introduction to Behavior Driven...

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  • Squish tip of the week: Automation Setup on Windows

    By on August 24, 2016

    There are situations in which test scripts will hang and time out on Windows while executing. Most of this cases involve the lack of drawing/painting the application on the “screen”. The underlying problem is that if the GUI of the application cannot be rendered, its objects do not have...

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  • Squish tip of the week: How to setup a Jenkins slave to run Squish tests

    By on August 3, 2016

    Did you know that you can use Jenkins to run Squish tests? Jenkins, previously known as Hudson, is an open source tool for continuous integration* written in Java. Many companies use Jenkins to deploy and automate projects for their software life circle.

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  • Review of Squish Day Munich

    By on June 6, 2016

    The first froglogic “Squish Day” is over with more than twenty people joining us in Munich, Germany.

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  • Squish tip of the week: How to add a Breakpoint in a Test Case

    By on May 18, 2016

    Adding a breakpoint in a test script is easy and can be very useful when inserting a verification point or adding missing and additional steps. Furthermore, the breakpoint functionality can be used to see the call stack and to use the Spy to examine application object property values.

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  • Squish Day Munich: Learn from froglogic's experts about Squish!

    By on May 12, 2016

    Do you want to learn from froglogic engineers everything about automated GUI Testing with  Squish GUI Tester and Code Coverage Analysis with Squish Coco? Join us for a day at the Squish Day in Munich

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  • Squish tip of the week: How to automatically update screenshot verification points

    By on May 11, 2016

    Did you know that Squish supports an easy way to deal with screenshot verification points when there are significant changes in the appearance of applications? As it is quite common that GUI’s of applications change with new releases, features and enhancements, it would be a real pain to retake...

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