About this Course

Tech Type Premium
Course Code QATCMVS17
Duration 1 Day

This one-day course provides students with the knowledge and skills to effectively create, manage, and execute test cases using Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio Team Services.

Who Should Attend
This course is intended for developers, testers, test managers, and other QA professionals who are involved in defining, assuring, and increasing the overall quality of their software applications. Although the course uses Visual Studio Team Services, most content applies to the latest version of Team Foundation Server.

Prerequisites

This course is intended for developers, testers, test managers, and other QA professionals who are involved in defining, assuring, and increasing the overall quality of their software applications. Although the course uses Visual Studio Team Services, most content applies to the latest version of Team Foundation Server.

Delegates will learn how to

At course completion, attendees will have had exposure to:

  • Testing features of Visual Studio Team Services
  • Creating and managing test plans
  • Creating and managing test suites
  • Adding requirements to the test plan
  • Agile software test planning techniques
  • Managing test configurations and variables
  • Defining and applying test configuration matrix
  • Creating meaningful, maintainable test cases
  • Creating and using parameters
  • Creating and using shared test steps
  • Creating and managing regression test suites
  • Importing test cases from Microsoft Excel
  • Using the Test Case Explorer extension
  • Emailing and printing test-related artifacts
  • Testing web apps with the web-based Test Runner
  • Using the Test & Feedback extension
  • Capturing screenshots and video during testing
  • Testing desktop apps with Microsoft Test Manager
  • Recording and playing-back test step actions
  • Creating high-quality, actionable bug reports
  • Agile bug reporting practices
  • Conducting exploratory testing
  • Agile exploratory testing practices
  • Viewing and charting test artifacts and progress
  • Using coded UI tests to automate UI testing
  • Creating a code UI test from an action recording

Outline

Module 1: Test Case Management

  • Defining and maintaining quality on an agile team
  • Acceptance criteria and acceptance testing
  • Visual Studio Team Services
  • Configuring a team project for testing
  • Planning and running tests during a sprint

Module 3: Running Tests

  • Using Test Runner to test a web app
  • Using the Test & Feedback extension
  • Capturing screenshots and video during testing
  • Reporting a bug during testing
  • Viewing and charting a test run
  • Exploratory testing overview
  • Performing exploratory testing
  • Using Microsoft Test Manager to test a desktop app
  • Recording and playing-back MTM tests
  • Coded UI test overview
  • Creating a coded UI test from an action recording

Module 2: Test Planning

  • Creating and managing the testing effort
  • Creating test plans and test suites
  • Creating and using configurations
  • Creating and managing test cases
  • Leveraging parameters and shared steps
  • Importing and exporting test artifacts
Premium Course

1 Day

Duration
Microsoft Visual Studio
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom / Attend from Anywhere

Receive classroom training at one of our nationwide training centres, or attend remotely via web access from anywhere.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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