Posts tagged with ‘windows’

  • Using the Remote System API to start an AUT on Windows

    By on February 27, 2018

    The Remote System API can be used to start applications on a remote system. As you can see in the picture below the Remote System API is centered around the Squishserver. This makes it possible to interact with the filesystem and to start processes on the system the Squishserver...

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  • How to test ‘.msi’ installer packages with Squish for Windows

    By on January 26, 2018

    For a user who is evaluating new software, the installation process is usually the first interaction he’ll make with that product. During this process, any error or misbehavior which makes the installation of the software difficult could lead the user to switch to a competitor’s product. . .  

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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 Automate a Modern UI Windows Store App

    By on June 29, 2016

    Did you know that Squish supports automating Modern UI/Windows Store apps (also called Metro applications) when used on the Windows desktop*? If an application offers information about its GUI objects via UI Automation, it is possible to automate the application with Squish and the supported Microsoft’s UI Automation API....

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