Tag Archive: DP

Jan 21 2009

No Regular-Expressions for the Desktop Object

Update: Thanks to Peretz, we now know that there is a hotfix that solves the issue (designated QTP_00563), and that the fix has already been incorporated into the upcoming QTP 10 (Atlantis). Thanks a lot for the information and the care! I have recently spent over a day of frustrating debugging until I’ve finally stumbled …

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Dec 04 2008

The Fastest Way to Work with GUI Objects

So, what’s the fastest way for working with GUI objects? It seems that everyone has an opinion on the matter – some insist the Object-Repository yields the best results, while others are strong advocates for working with Descriptive Programming. While one will insert every object into a variable and use that variable, another would use …

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Mar 29 2008

Introduction to Descriptive Programming

Before we can move on to some of the more advanced subjects, it’s probably better if we ensure we’re all speaking the same language. So now we’ll create a proper base-line for some basic QTP techniques (though even they are sometimes referred to as “advanced”). One of the most profound techniques necessary for advanced QTP …

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