TestingWhiz 5.1 Release Notes

New Features

  • Internal recorder for Windows 10 to support recording of https web sites.
  • Visual recorder to automate desktop popups and widgets.
  • Added a new operation Get -> ExecBrowserName to know current browser under execution to support conditional execution in regression suites.
  • Added new file operations to handle file content verification scenarios.
  • Added new operation to Check Current Page URL.
  • Added support for iOS mobile native and web for real devices & simulators.
  • Performance boost - console logging is now optional, controlled with an application level setting.
  • Added capability to change existing locators.

Improvements and Enhancements

  • Added one more way for object resolution with CSS Path to enhance object identification at runtime.
  • Upgraded to recent version of Eclipse RCP for better stability & security.
  • SOAP and XML-RPC have been removed from both JIRA Cloud and JIRA Server since Jira 7.x.
  • TestingWhiz connector is now RESTful to post defects in Jira and supports all latest editions of Jira.
  • Upgraded to Java 8 for better stability & performance.
  • Allowed TestingWhiz variables used in Java Scripts for more robust & dynamic test cases preparation.
  • Allow user to enable/disable scheduled jobs.
  • Improved user interface and context menu help for test commands.
  • Better practice implemented for showing sensitive data in logs.
  • In Object panel, 'View by Tag' view is made the default view for consistency.

Bug Fixes

  • Removed mandatory flag for username, password for RDBMS and Hive add/edit configuration.
  • Disable delete button on test editor panel while execution is on.
  • Copied test case shows Pass/Fail as last execution even if it has not been executed yet.
  • Execute->REST Web service command fails when the response body is null.
  • Undo and Redo functionality does not work properly in some specific instances.
  • Changed configuration -> database name for Hortonworks Hadoop to Hive to be more generic.
  • Loop steps are not displayed in the report when any 1 iteration gets failed for a specific scenario.
  • Skipped test cases are counted as ‘Not Run’ test cases in the scheduled execution.

Browser Support

  • Internet Explorer: Version 9, 10 and 11
  • Mozilla Firefox: Version 3.6 to Version 45
  • Google Chrome: Version 46 to Version 50
  • Apple Safari: Version 5.x
  • Microsoft Edge

[Note: Selenium web driver extension required to execute scripts on Apple Safari]

Updates to System Requirements

  • Operating System : Windows XP/ Windows Vista/ Windows 7/ Windows 8/ Window 10/
  • Processor : Intel Pentium 4 or later
  • RAM : 1 GB (2 GB Recommended)
  • Free Disk Space : 500 MB
  • Java Version : JRE 8 or later

Android Platform Support

  • Gingerbread (2.3.x)
  • Honeycomb (3.x)
  • Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0.x)
  • Jelly Bean (4.3)
  • KitKat (4.4)
  • Lollipop (5.0.x)
  • Marshmallow (6.0)

IOS Platform Support

  • IOS 7.1
  • IOS 8.x
  • IOS 9.0 , 9.1 , 9.2

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