Posts tagged with ‘Qt’

  • Debug Qt application while running Squish GUI tests

    By on November 10, 2017

    Some issues with Application Under Tests (AUT) appear only when a test is executed with Squish. For some cases, it’s easier run our test scenario with Squish than repeating it manually. To get a detailed information about the state of our AUT during a test execution, you can attach...

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  • Enabling Squish to hook into Sub-Processes started by the AUT

    By on September 5, 2017

    Often more complex application do not consist of just a single executable. Instead the main application launches sub-processes which also open a user interface. Squish is designed in a way to also hook into sub-processes started by the main application under test (AUT). But depending on the platform and...

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  • Testing Qt Application Manager applications with Squish.

    By on August 3, 2017

    Qt Application Manager (or appman) is a Qt module targeted for embedded devices. It allows you to create rich, Qt Quick-based user interfaces. The module exports an API that allows the Qt Quick GUI to act as a compositing display manager. It supports installing, removing, and life-cycle management of...

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  • Squish Tip: Customizing QtQuick support

    By on May 23, 2017

    Motivation Squish supports automating QtQuick 2.x based applications out of the box. One frequently asked question is about custom QML components or custom QtQuick controls and how Squish supports these. Testing QtQuick with Squish is very similar to Web testing in this regard. By default, Squish will record on...

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  • Verifying Custom Properties of a QObject in Squish

    By on March 23, 2017

    If you’re testing a Qt-based application with Squish, you probably know the problem: one of your classes has custom properties you would really like to verify, but you cannot seem to get hold of it from a test script. First the bad news: making it available requires changing your...

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  • Hybrid Qt on Android App Testing

    By on March 14, 2017

    Squish-6.1 for Android now has support for the UIAutomator framework for Android 4.3 or newer. Qt applications running on Android have C++ and Java code bundled together and running side-by-side. Squish can access objects from each language, but from a single test case, we must distinguish between these two...

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  • froglogic Delivers Squish Tool Suite for Automated Testing of Embedded Qt GUIs and HMIs

    By on February 1, 2017

    With the rise of modern user interfaces (HMIs) in the embedded industries, new methods to automate the GUI tests of embedded devices are required to develop and ship quality products. froglogic, the innovative firm behind the cross-platform and cross-technology GUI test automation tool Squish and the cross-platform code coverage...

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  • Squish for Qt – Support for Automated GUI Testing of Applications Based on Newly Released Qt 5.8

    By on January 27, 2017

    froglogic congratulates The Qt Company for releasing Qt 5.8 this week. froglogic is the vendor of Squish for Qt, the automated testing tool for functional regression testing and system testing of Qt applications on desktop, mobile and embedded platforms. Squish for Qt offers dedicated cross-platform test automation support for Qt Widgets, QML,...

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  • Squish Tip: Verification of Text Colors

    By on January 4, 2017

    A common thing tests like to verify is whether text has a certain color. If you wish to avoid screenshot comparisons, then the way to do this differs depending on the toolkit and the API you are using to present text to the user. This article will explain some…

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  • Squish tip of the week: Automating Multiple Applications with Multiple Squish Installations or Editions

    By on September 7, 2016

    Did you know that it is possible to use multiple Squish editions in a single test script? The following example describes the setup and workflow for such scenario utilizing Squish for Qt and Squish for Web. Install Squish for Qt. Install Squish for Web. Create a Squish for Qt...

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