Keyword-Driven Testing Online Training

This online course prepares experienced, beginners and new users to run fully automated keyword-driven tests against a full range of software products using the latest version of SmartBear's TestComplete. Industry experts take you through TestComplete's full set of tools for test automation and illustrates how to create Keyword-Driven Tests for automation; including Windows client, Web client, database access, best practices and more.

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** Attendees will receive an email within 7 days of the training class with a GoToWebinar registration link.


You should take this training if:

  • Want to learn TestComplete's Keyword-Driven Testing features.
  • You are a new user to TestComplete.

Course Outline

  1. Overview of TestComplete
    1. About the IDE
    2. Project Workspace Tab
    3. Project Explorer
    4. Project Suites and Projects
    5. Project Items
    6. Workspace
    7. Object Browser Tab
  2. Introduction to Keyword-Driven Testing
    1. What is Keyword-Driven Testing?
    2. Creating Keyword Tests
    3. Recording from the Start Page
    4. Recording from the main Test Engine Toolbar
    5. Recording from the Keyword Test Editor
    6. Creating Keyword Tests from the Project Explorer
    7. About the Recording toolbar
    8. About the Keyword Test Editor
    9. Test Steps Tab
    10. Variables Tab
    11. Parameters Tab
    12. Using Variables and Parameters
    13. Playback of Keyword Tests
    14. About the Log Window
    15. Test Log Options
  3. Editing Keyword Tests
    1. TestComplete Keyword-Driven Testing Made Easy
    2. Editing Keyword Test Steps
    3. Editing Test Step Columns
    4. Working with Operations
    5. Adding Operations to a Test
    6. Adding Conditional Logic
    7. Error Handling
    8. Error Handling Operations
  4. Using Stores & Checkpoints
    1. About Stores & Checkpoints
    2. Checkpoint Wizard
    3. Creating Checkpoints
    4. Checkpoints
    5. Selecting an Object
    6. Property Checkpoint
    7. Recommended Usage
    8. Object Checkpoint
    9. Using Groups within an Object Checkpoint
    10. Modifying an Existing Object Checkpoint
    11. Region Checkpoint
    12. Recommended Usage
    13. Table Checkpoint
    14. File Checkpoint
    15. Recommended Usage
    16. XML Checkpoint
    17. Updating Checkpoints
  5. NameMapping and Aliases
    1. Understanding NameMapping
    2. Benefits of Name Mapping
    3. Automatic Name Mapping
    4. Creating NameMappings
    5. Using NameMapping Editor
    6. Modifying a Name Mapping
    7. Leveraging Name Mappings to Managed Changes to UI
  6. TestComplete Debugging
    1. Debugging a Keyword-Driven Test
    2. Methods of Starting a Debug Session Contents
    3. Exploring the Debugger Windows
    4. Call Stack
    5. Locals
    6. Watch List
    7. Breakpoints
  7. Event Handling
    1. Using Events
    2. Handling Unexpected Windows
  8. Data Driven Testing
    1. About the DDT Object
    2. Creating Data Driven Keyword Tests
    3. Adding DDT operations to a Keyword Test
    4. DBTable Checkpoint
    5. Creating a DBTable Checkpoint
    6. Executing the DBTable Checkpoint
  9. Web Testing
    1. Web Application Testing
    2. Understanding TestComplete's View of Web Applications
    3. Internet Explorer Process Nodes
    4. The Page Object
    5. Object Browser's Hybrid Mode
    6. Web Application Login
    7. Web Stores & Checkpoints
    8. Web Comparison
    9. Web Accessibility
  10. Web Services Testing
    1. Overview of Web Services
    2. Importing a Web Service
    3. Using the Web Services Checkpoint
    4. Calling Web Service Functions
    5. Object Browser's Hybrid Mode
    6. Web Application Login
    7. Web Stores & Checkpoints
    8. Web Comparison
    9. Web Accessibility
  11. Distributed Testing
    1. About the Network Suite
    2. Setting up a Distributed Test
    3. Adding Hosts
    4. Creating Jobs
    5. Creating Synchronization Points
  12. Manual Testing
    1. About Manual Testing
    2. Creating a Manual Test
    3. Editing the Manual Test Description
    4. Adding Steps
    5. Running Manual Tests
  13. Low Level Procedures
    1. About Low Level Procedures
    2. Recording Low Level Procedures
  14. User Forms
    1. Using the Designer
    2. Calling User Forms in a Keyword Test

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