Automated Testing Interview Questions

  1. What is Automated Testing?
  2. What is Add-In Manager in QTP?
  3. What is the difference between QTP Analog and Low-Level recording?
  4. What are the main ways of managing QTP run errors?
  5. What are 3 categories of steps in Step Generator?
  6. What is the step to change the logical name of the object recorded by QTP?
  7. When do you select the Object State trigger event type?
  8. How to Add Synchronization Steps?
  9. When do we use analog recording to record a test?
  10. What are Checkpoints with Parameters?
  11. How to use custom checkpoints in Quick Test Professional?
  12. How can you make a checkpoint flexible?
  13. What is standard checkpoint?
  14. Which action can you use only within the test which it was created?
  15. Which field in the Step Generator dialog box is optional, depending on the object and operation?
  16. What is the difference between Analog Recording and Low-Level Recording?
  17. What QTP Options do you know?
  18. How can you insert the Report Event feature?
  19. Which query tool is used to create a query in Database Query Wizard?
  20. What VBScript operators, functions, and statements do you use in QuickTest?
  21. How to use the Data Table object to store run-time data and drive actions?
  22. Where do you set action iterations for the specified action?
  23. How to build scripts that access data from external sources?
  24. What is the purpose of the input parameters?
  25. When does an optional step execute in a test?
  26. When do we use custom checkpoints?
  27. Where are shared objects stored in QuckTest Professional?
  28. What is the function of a Description object?
  29. How to manage objects in the Object Repository in QuickTest Professional?
  30. Describe the purpose of a Database Checkpoint?
  31. What is Object Spy used for?
  32. What is the function of breakpoints?
  33. Please identify when to handle run errors programmatically?
  34. What is the difference between constants and variables?
  35. How to Create Data-Driven tests?
  36. How to create Reusable and Multiple Actions?
  37. How software automation specialist enter steps in the Expert View?
  38. How can you retrieve an object’s properties?
  39. Why do you create a text checkpoint on a Web application?
  40. How to use the QTP Step Generator?
  41. What does the export Test to zip feature do?
  42. What are the additional uses of programmatic descriptions?
  43. What is the function of the auto expend VBScript syntax feature in Expert view?
  44. What is created by default with a new action?
  45. What is the function of the VBScript With statement?
  46. Describe Per-Action vs Shared Object Repositories?
  47. Why do we require a database checkpoint in test?
  48. What are the steps involved in building a programmatic description of dynamic objects?
  49. What is the Object Repository?
  50. Which property do you use to retrieve or assign data into a cell in a Data Table object?
  51. What is the function of a synchronization point?
  52. What are the methods used to import data from and export data into a MS Excel worksheet?
  53. What are the main options that are available in the Step Generator dialog?
  54. What is the advantage of associating a procedure with a test object?
  55. In which dialog box do you check Web to load add-ins for a Web application?
  56. How can a software tester use constants and variables in scripts?
  57. Please list some VBScript looping statements and explain when each is?
  58. During designing a test, what do you need to take into account to ensure that the test can be reiterated?
  59. What are the VBScript functions that invoke dialog boxes to interact with users?
  60. What is a virtual object?
  61. Which method do you use to retrieve data from the Web List object?
  62. What is Recovery Scenario Wizard in QTP?
  63. How to Identify Objects and their Properties?
  64. How to create virtual objects?
  65. Which object repository type can you create using Object Repository Manager?
  66. When Quick Test Pro enable you to specify a synchronization points?
  67. Please describe Object and Smart Identification?
  68. How to parameterize tests?
  69. When do we use a low level recording to record a test?
  70. How to retrieve data from application objects?
  71. How to add verification steps to tests?
  72. What is the difference between a subroutine and function procedure?
  73. What is the function of the Set operator?
  74. How do you create a library file?
  75. How to run an integrated test scenario using Multiple Actions?
  76. What is the purpose of the Close method?
  77. When do we use breakpoints?
  78. Can you select multiple recovery operations for the trigger event?
  79. Describe the benefits of the Step Generator?
  80. What does the Missing Resources pane show?