TestComplete http://smartbear.com/forums RE: Property and Object Checkpoints Failing to Detect Missing Objects Also, you have to be careful with the properties. &nbsp;You might need something like Visible or Enabled instead of Exists in your checkpoint. &nbsp; http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99007/RE-Property-and-Object-Checkpoints-Failing-to 1/26/2015 6:54:15 PM Marsha Robertson 3fc760bc-b694-4046-93d6-dcad840322cc RE: Property and Object Checkpoints Failing to Detect Missing Objects How did you&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">&nbsp;&quot;revert to the previous, broken build &quot; I suspect still it&#39;s running on present build ...<br /> OR some thing missing in u r script ...</span> http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99007/RE-Property-and-Object-Checkpoints-Failing-to 1/26/2015 6:02:42 PM nishnatha herath c55edf26-5b25-40fd-9821-a3717aaba92b Property and Object Checkpoints Failing to Detect Missing Objects On a fixed build, I create both an Object Checkpoint and a Property Checkpoint against a form label and its accompanying edit box (four checkpoints for the same thing, basically).&nbsp; I then revert to the previous, broken build (which is missing the label and edit box), and then re-run the test script to see if the script will now fail, however, all four checkpoints pass, and do not detect that the label and edit box are missing.&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;<br /> I now the Property Checkpoint is designed to work on &ldquo;properties&rdquo; of the object, and the checkpoint does work if I specify a value in the Stores to check against for the edit box (even though there is no edit box to even check against), but I don&rsquo;t understand why both Object Checkpoints should fail to detect that both the label and the edit box are missing completely.<br /> <br /> using TestComplete Version 10.50.2702.7 http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99007/Property-and-Object-Checkpoints-Failing-to-Dete 1/26/2015 5:13:39 PM martin facchini a4be5dec-577b-403c-9f12-df27f435eacc RE: Object Spy selecting the whole window <p> Is this a browser or application?</p> <p> If browser then the extension is likely failing/out of date/requires a patch.<br /> <br /> If application then what type of application?</p> http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99003/RE-Object-Spy-selecting-the-whole-window 1/26/2015 3:56:21 PM Ryan Moran 760817c5-8e1a-4f61-bfc4-5eb51b4d22f4 RE: Intial run passes, object not recognized in subsequent runs I would use Object Spy and look at that object when it&#39;s in the state for the first run and then again for the second run. &nbsp;Perhaps some property is changing underneath and you can&#39;t see it. http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99001/RE-Intial-run-passes,-object-not-recognized-in 1/26/2015 3:21:31 PM Marsha Robertson e78b0465-2e63-475e-b479-c42cbd873e68 RE: Event handler does not trigger for an overlapping window in HTML5 based web app Hi Hassan,<br /> The Overlapping Window event will not trigger if the overlapping window does not have a frame.<br /> <br /> I also have exactly the same problem as you.&nbsp; To get around it I look to see if the element which makes the Overlapping Window exists. http://smartbear.com/forums/f81/t98786/RE-Event-handler-does-not-trigger-for-an-overl 1/26/2015 2:29:41 PM Adrian Tankard 5db730c2-b4eb-4cb4-8776-9749a0e7e58a Object Spy selecting the whole window Hello, thanks for the help you are giving me. I have a question: In some windows when I use Object Spy, it selects the whole window and can&#39;t select a single object of this. What could be happening?<br /> <br /> Thank you. http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99003/Object-Spy-selecting-the-whole-window 1/26/2015 1:32:14 PM Pablo Soifer 6e4b5f57-65bc-4938-8664-d8d9e341b12e RE: How to clean up DB record created during test run In the initial question/answer, I thought we were talking about application data. &nbsp;For instance, our application has a Create function for an Item, which adds a record to the database. &nbsp;If we want to always create an Item with the same information in every run of our test, then at the end of the test, we use the Delete function to delete the item, which cleans up the database. &nbsp;If we want to create an item and perform some other functions on it that then will no longer allow a delete, then if we want to start over, we have to restore a clean copy of the database before the test is run. &nbsp;Unfortunately for us, that&#39;s a manual process right now.<br /> <br /> The Database Checkpoint operation is for comparing databases rather than updating one or the other, so I don&#39;t think that&#39;s what you want to use. &nbsp;Can you give a more specific example of what you&#39;re trying to do? &nbsp;I&#39;m working with keyword tests too, so I can give it a try. http://smartbear.com/forums/f81/t97786/RE-How-to-clean-up-DB-record-created-during-te 1/26/2015 1:01:45 PM Marsha Robertson 03c76b6a-e41f-4e56-b7d0-3d69450dea07 Intial run passes, object not recognized in subsequent runs <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">I was not able to find this question being asked previously -- I apologize in advance if I missed it.</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">I have a script which passes on the initial run and successfully closes out the browser window at the end (IE). When I attempt to run it a second time, however, it is unable to recognize an object in the first function (Windows Security login dialog - unchanged from the first run).</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">If I close TestComplete and restart it however, the object is recognized and the test completes successfully.</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">I am not sure why closing and reopening TestComplete would make a difference. I have a theory that it might be because of a global variable I&#39;m using, but have not been able to figure out which one or why.&nbsp;</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Does anyone have any tips on how to troubleshoot further, or ideas of any other factors/settings that might be involved?</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;" /> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Thanks in advance.</span> http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t99001/Intial-run-passes,-object-not-recognized-in-sub 1/26/2015 12:27:59 PM Emil S 657662ca-6c69-441e-9135-d4858e17bd05 RE: How can I specify &quot;environment-dependent&quot; parameters for a Test Run At the beginning of our test suite, we have code to check the environment and set some project variables. &nbsp;The tests that need to know about the environment use those variables. &nbsp;For instance, one of the variables holds our UI version. &nbsp;Later versions have different buttons in the toolbar, so we can use that variable in a test to know which buttons are available for use. &nbsp;<br /> <br /> I&#39;m not sure what you&#39;re looking for in the drop-down. &nbsp;In our case, the variables are always the same type, just different content. &nbsp; You can always pick a Project variable or a Local variable for your parameters.<br /> <br /> The variables can also be different in each different instance of the project that you save, so if you are putting a separate project on each machine you run, then you can set the variables manually and just leave them that way. &nbsp;That&#39;s more specific for each machine but more difficult to maintain. http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t98999/RE-How-can-I-specify-quot;environment-depende 1/26/2015 12:18:26 PM Marsha Robertson 8169c019-761f-408d-adf9-742444d9a133 How can I specify &quot;environment-dependent&quot; parameters for a Test Run The help page:&nbsp; http://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/56543/&nbsp; reads:<br /> <br /> &quot;<em>You can use <a href="http://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/55668/">project and project suite variables</a> and <a href="http://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/56547/">network suite variables</a>. The values of these variables <strong>depend on the machine where the test is run.</strong> In other words, the values of these variables differ from one tester&rsquo;s computer to another. These variables depend on how their values are shared: project, project suite and network suite</em>&quot;<br /> <br /> However I cannot figure out&nbsp; how to accomplish this. The only options I have when specifying a parameter for a test function are:<br /> [img]http://snag.gy/EWpoJ.jpg[/img]<br /> <br /> How can a project variable be set to be different per TestExecute node, where the project is going to be run?<br /> <br /> <br /> http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t98999/How-can-I-specify-quot;environment-dependent-q 1/26/2015 11:19:50 AM Vassilis Delis 97225078-d7ce-4ffc-87a0-0f7db1cfb009 RE: How to clean up DB record created during test run Re Marsha&#39;s response, but going off the cleaning up DB question slightly...<br /> <br /> Marsha, you say&nbsp;&quot;If your application has a Delete option, then just write a little script/keyword test to go back and delete the records you&#39;ve created&quot;. &nbsp;To me this means that it&#39;s possible to write a keyword test to delete a database record. In this case, I assume it&#39;s also possible to update a database record. &nbsp;I&#39;ve tried using Database Checkpoint for this but can only update records in the stored table, not the actual database record.<br /> <br /> How would I update data on a database record using a Keyword Test? &nbsp; I&#39;m new to TestComplete and am sticking to using Keyword Tests to start.<br /> <br /> <br /> http://smartbear.com/forums/f81/t97786/RE-How-to-clean-up-DB-record-created-during-te 1/26/2015 11:04:55 AM Linda Marshall 6859f0e9-ad16-4d7b-b7c5-98c5e2b443af RE: Trying to send parameters from .net application to TestComplete function. I&#39;m assuming that a variant array formatted like so:<br /> <br /> Dim arrParms() = {&quot;notepad&quot;, &quot;Replace&quot;} will do the trick? http://smartbear.com/forums/f81/t98960/RE-Trying-to-send-parameters-from-net-applica 1/26/2015 10:06:03 AM Ian Hughes 47b95b96-9f10-4f5a-a673-fcb0eadd3109 RE: scripts execution Click View&gt;Organize Tests<br /> Make sure you don&#39;t have multiple test items.<br /> Each test item will run the specified script under the &quot;Test&quot; column when you run the project. http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t98979/RE-scripts-execution 1/26/2015 7:58:20 AM Ryan Moran 25249b09-70ef-4683-a592-73ec895e791f RE: Testing DevExpress GridControls with TestComplete Hi Helen,<br /> <br /> Thanks a lot for your fast answer.<br /> But my problem is not really solved yet.<br /> If I want to access the &quot;wValue&quot; property, having as parameters row index and column index, the values received are different from the ones displayed in the application.<br /> Also, the column orders are differemt and the hidden columns are interspersed with visible columns. So these extended properties can&#39;t be used as they are right now (e.g. Test Complete doesn&#39;t know if the column index parameter represents a hidden or a visible column for &quot;wValue(row index,column index)&quot; property).<br /> <div> As far as I understood from here:</div> <div> http://support.smartbear.com/viewarticle/55638/?utm_source=site-search&amp;utm_medium=search-results&amp;utm_campaign=site-search-c&amp;utm_term=devexpress<br /> the last supported version for Developer Express Grid Control is 13.1.4 and maybe this should be the problem?!<br /> My question is if there already exist a fix for this in a newer version of Test Complete or if there is any solution for these extended properties to provide correct values (correct means values that are visible on screen, depending on index values given as parameters). I am testing the GUI and for me it is very important to use as few&nbsp;as possible native properties/methods.<br /> <br /> Thanks in advance,<br /> Adela Alexa</div> http://smartbear.com/forums/f74/t98945/RE-Testing-DevExpress-GridControls-with-TestCo 1/26/2015 6:34:20 AM Adela Alexa 843da123-8968-45e4-ad09-c745b8ae9532