Browser Compatibility testing
User play boy (email@example.com) posted:
Is it possible to automate a compatibility testing for
a website, to check the compatibility of the site in
IE & Netscape using Winrunner ?
If yes could any one brief the possible stategy or
approach (in brief atleast). i.e. Should the test be a
script that runs on both the browsers & which on
running on the both the browsers should give a similar
result ? etc etc .....
I want to know what are the compatibility features
that can be tested using automated scripts (any check
Could I create a script that runs in various versions
of both the browsers (IE & Netscape). If so please
explain the ways & if no please explain the
Any help is highly appreciated.
Re: Browser Compatibility testing
User Roman Zilber (firstname.lastname@example.org) posted:
you can record same test in one browser and with some changes run this test
in other browser.
It's important to remember WR is tool for REGRESSION test!
You are not suppose to compare one browser with other! (I did it once).
Very important to ask youself if you write some test what this test check
Client or Server functionality.
For most tests of Server side you don't need WR at all, and sure it's not
important which browser you use.