Handy load test feature—turn on logging

If you’d like to see what an occasional test response looks like in your load tests, you can turn on test logging.  That saves the individual test responses—you get unit test results for unit tests, and web performance test results for web performance tests.  You just enable it in the run settings properties (F4 or…


Intellitrace and Video Settings

I was asked about configuring how much file space Intellitrace and video capture take up.  It’s something you can configure. For Testing, it’s set in the test settings—just open the test settings file for the solution.  If you don’t have any test settings, just add a new test settings file (ctrl-shift-A, choose “test”, and choose…


patterns & practices Acceptance Test Engineering Guide reaches “Beta 2”

The P&P team is looking for feedback and avid readers of their Acceptance Test Engineering Guide.  Beta 2 was released yesterday on CodePlex.  It’s a svelte 209 pages, in “commentable PDF”. It’s a thick, thick document.  They cover a number of test perspectives, including the solution architect, the development manager, user experience, operations manager, test…