How To: Enable Tracing for MTM

Note: Cross posted from Gautam Goenka (MSFT). Permalink Long back I had posted on “How To: Enable Tracing for UI Test Components”. The trace files have helpful information that could help the support team debug the problem that you may be running into. Ideally, the steps for enabling tracing on … Note: Cross posted from…


How To: Get the TFS AT log

Note: Cross posted from Gautam Goenka (MSFT). Permalink In my previous post, I mentioned how to get the client side logs for Microsoft Test Manager (MTM) for reporting any issues.  In some cases, the client side logs are not enough and to figure out the issues we might need the … Note: Cross posted from…


FAQ: Running Coded UI Test on a machine without VS

Note: Cross posted from Gautam Goenka (MSFT). Permalink Another one of commonly asked question is how can I run Coded UI Test (or any other test type) on a machine without installing Visual Studio on it? You can install Test Agent – the Test Agent is a light-weight install and it is … Note: Cross…


FAQ: Unit Testing WPF Applications

Visual Studio Unit Test Framework can be used to create unit tests that verify application logic, and data model in your WPF applications. Unit Test Framework is not suitable for testing UI of WPF applications. Coded UI Tests are the recommended approach for testing UI of WPF applications. These tests provide validation of user interface…