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WinRunner question encyclopedia with answers

176 questions, so warm up that fireplace.

Explain WinRunner testing process? - a) WinRunner testing process involves six main stages
i.Create GUI Map File so that WinRunner can recognize the GUI objects in the application being tested
ii.Create test scripts by recording, programming, or a combination of both. While recording tests, insert checkpoints where you want to check [...]

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71 basic SQA / testing interview questions

What is the Difference between Project and Product testing? What difference you have observed while testing the Clint/Server application and web server application
What are the differences between interface and integration testing? Are system specification and functional specification the same? What are the differences between system and functional testing?
What is Multi Unit testing?
What are the different [...]

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QTP interview questions and answers

What are the Features & Benefits of Quick Test Pro (QTP 8.0)? - Operates stand-alone, or integrated into Mercury Business Process Testing and Mercury Quality Center. Introduces next-generation zero-configuration Keyword Driven testing technology in Quick Test Professional 8.0 allowing for fast test creation, easier maintenance, and more powerful data-driving capability. Identifies objects with Unique [...]

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Load testing interview questions

What criteria would you use to select Web transactions for load testing?
Why are virtual users created?
Why is it recommended to add verification checks to your all your scenarios?
What’s the scenario, where you would want to parameterize a text verification check?
Why do you need to parameterize fields in your virtual user script?
What are the cases why [...]

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SQA and testing frequently asked definitions

Black box testing
not based on any knowledge of internal design or code. Tests are based on requirements and functionality.
White box testing
based on knowledge of the internal logic of an application’s code. Tests are based on coverage of code statements, branches, paths, conditions.
Unit testing
the most ‘micro’ scale of testing; to test particular functions or code modules. [...]

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LoadRunner interview questions

What is load testing? - Load testing is to test that if the application works fine with the loads that result from large number of simultaneous users, transactions and to determine weather it can handle peak usage periods.
What is Performance testing? - Timing for both read and update transactions should be gathered to determine whether [...]

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Interview questions on WinRunner

How you used WinRunner in your project? - Yes, I have been using WinRunner for creating automated scripts for GUI, functional and regression testing of the AUT.
Explain WinRunner testing process? - WinRunner testing process involves six main stages

Create GUI Map File so that WinRunner can recognize the GUI objects in the application being tested
Create test [...]

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WinRunner interview questions and answers

Describe the process of planning a test in WinRunner?
How do you record a new script? Can you e-mail a WinRunner script? How can a person run a previously saved WinRunner script?
How can you synchronize WinRunner scripts?
What is a GUI map? How does it work?
How can you verify application behavior?

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Web tester interview questions

An Indian outfit, specializing in Web application testing, uses this set of questions for incoming testers.

Define load, performance and stress testing?
What are the goals of a performance testing of a web application?
State a generalized process for load test? Or explain how you did it previously.

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SQA interview questions

Readers are welcome to post the answers to the following SQA interview questions. Leave your name for your answer to be published with credit given to you. The questions belong to Alex Samourin, please visit his Xtreme testing page for a complete set.

What is software quality assurance?
What is the value of a testing group? How [...]

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QA engineer interview questions

The readers are welcome to submit the answers or links with appropriate answers.

Why did you ever become involved in QA/testing?
Wha is the difference between QA and testing?

QA Engineer questions were collected and published by Alex Samourin. Please visit his Xtreme testing page for much more.

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One hundred and twelve SQA interview questions

The questions for QA were collected by Alex Samourin.

What types of documents would you need for QA, QC, and Testing?
What did you include in a test plan?

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