Submitted by harrydev on Wed, 09/07/2016 - 14:30
Before start writing test scripts, we need to identify elements like id, name, class etc to perform actions. In order to identify elements, we use
UIAutomatorViewer to capture snapshot of current device screen which shows the hierarchy of the UI components arranged in the screen.
Submitted by harrydev on Mon, 06/27/2016 - 11:25
There are multiple ways to start appium service, manually we can start by clicking on appium icon, start using command prompt and programmatically. In this tutorial, let us see how to start Appium server programmatically. We can achieve this with the help of Appium java Client 'AppiumDriverLocalService' class.
Submitted by harrydev on Sat, 06/18/2016 - 12:47
In the previous tutorials, we have seen executing Appium tests on a real devices by plugging USB to PC. Now here will execute Appium tests on wifi by enabling wireless adb on the device without connecting to PC with a USB cable.
Before proceeding further, you should make sure Android SDK is configured in your machine AND should have enabled ‘USB debugging’ from 'Developer Options' in your android device.
Step 1 :- Connect your device to computer via USB and check if it is connected using 'adb devices' which will list you the devices connected to your machine.
Submitted by harrydev on Wed, 06/08/2016 - 09:42
Submitted by harrydev on Tue, 06/07/2016 - 12:44
To execute Appium tests on Real device, we need to make sure that device is connected to PC and has Developer Mode option enabled. Once device and app are configured, we can run our tests on that device by passing the desired capabilities.
I Assume all the below Prerequisites are installed and configured :-
Submitted by harrydev on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 14:22
Submitted by harrydev on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 13:51
Before proceeding to install Appium Make sure you have installed JDK and Android.
First Download Appium from here Official Appium Site
Once the file AppiumForWindows_x.x.x.Zip is downloaded, please unzip the file.
1.You should see ‘appium-installer.exe’ file in the folder, Click on on the installer
2.Select the language and Click on OK
Submitted by harrydev on Sat, 06/04/2016 - 06:49
It is very simple to install, Please Download Android Studio (which includes Android SDK ) from Official Android website.
1. Once you have download, proceed to install by clicking on android studio exe file.
2. After above steps are Done, you would the below structure in the sdk folder like below:
Submitted by harrydev on Sat, 06/04/2016 - 04:36
We have long been using automation for Desktop applications, Web Applications. But in the recent years, the use of mobile devices is increased drastically and introduced new challenges in testing these mobile apps. To achieve these challenges, organizations are looking for alternatives to traditional manual testing.
Mobile Automation testing is a highly effective alternative to traditional manual testing which reduces time needed for a testing and achieve quick results. Using automation, we can re-use same tests to re-run on different devices and different Operating System.