Test Case Migrator Plus V1.2 released

We have completed the release of the Test Case Migrator Plus (V1.2 RTM) on CodePlex. What’s new for the V1.2 RTM version Support for connecting to Hosted Team Foundation Server Preview. Support for connecting to Team Foundation Server 11 Beta. Fix to issue with read-only attribute being set for LinksMapping-ReportFile which may have led to…


More Coded UI Test utilities for WPF testing

Around the time of release of VS 2010, I published Useful set of utility functions for Coded UI Test.  Recently, I followed it with another utility – Sample XPath utility for Coded UI Test. As a complement to these two sets, Jonathan from community has come up with another useful set of utilities for WPF….


Sample XPath utility for Coded UI Test

Some important notes before I talk about the utility – This posting, and the sample herewith, are provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights. Use of included script samples are subject to the terms specified at http://www.microsoft.com/info/cpyright.htm The sample is not supported by Microsoft or the author of this blog.  If you…


More posts on Coded UI Test Extensibility

A long while back, I had posted a series on extensibility of Coded UI Test.  Mathew Aniyan from my team has added few more posts to the series recently – Custom WPF Control’s custom properties Enabling UI Testing for Third party WinForms custom controls – 1 Enabling UI Testing for Third party WinForms custom controls…


Writing your own client using UITest Object Model

In my earlier series on extensibility of Coded UI Test, I mentioned that it is possible to write your own client using UITest Object Model i.e. use the recording for something else.  This post is targeted towards that. The UITest Object Model today is pretty simple with 3 main classes – The UITest class –…


VS Test SDK is now live

We now have our VS Test SDK live on the internet here: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=185591 We expect this page to be the start point for all extensibility in Test Tools.  This includes Unit Tests, Coded UI Tests and others. 


Extending supported properties set of a control

In my previous blog I mentioned that based on the questions from various folks, I saw two common usage patterns for extensibility.  I addressed the first pattern around “custom WPF control with good accessibility” in that blog. In this blog I will take the second pattern – User has custom control which works fine with…


Writing extension for WPF custom control

Ever since I wrote extensibility series on Coded UI Test, I have been getting lot of good feedback via questions and comments. One learning that I got from this is there are folks out there wanting to use the extensibility and are not able to easily do so. We need to simplify the extensibility interfaces…


Beta release of Coded UI Test support for Mozilla Firefox!

Today we have released the Beta of “Visual Studio Test Package for Mozilla Firefox” which can be downloaded from here. Test Package for Mozilla Firefox is a power tool for Visual Studio 2010 that extends the Coded UI Test and Action Recording features to Mozilla Firefox. It enables UI actions, that have been recorded on…