How Test Case result is computed in Test Runner?

“I’ve NOT marked any test step BUT test case result is auto-computed as passed sometimes and failed sometimes.“ “I’ve marked a few test steps to pass / fail but auto-computed test case result is not what I had expected.” Have you also faced similar kind of issues around auto-computation of test case result? Do you…


How can I configure MTLM to use my custom bug / test case type?

How can I configure MTLM to use my custom bug / test case type?  I got this Q on my previous blog and thought of posting a separate post on it as it’s a bit tricky to do it and hence other folks may need this info. In Microsoft Test and Lab Manager (MTLM), we…


Test Runner- Using Global Shortcut Keys

While executing a test case in Test Runner you’ll have to mark test steps and browse through test steps quite frequently. It won’t be very good experience for tester if he has to move focus back and forth from AuT to Test Runner and Test Runner to AuT. To solve this issue, we’ve provided Global…


Troubleshooting Data Diagnostic Adapters- Log is not getting generated?

As I had mentioned in my earlier posts that you can enable a number of Diagnostic Data Adapters in test setting so as to collect various types of data while running tests in Test Runner. Sometimes it is confusing if you don’t get any log from a diagnostic data adapter though you’ve enabled it in…


Recording video of desktop while testing through Test Runner

  While running tests using Test Runner, you can enable a number of diagnostic data adapters in test setting which collect various types of data from the test machine. When you create a bug from Test Runner then logs from these adapters are attached to bug which are helpful for developer to reproduce the bug….