HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual Testing

Today, automation testing is the preferred choice in almost every QA department. However, there are areas where manual testing is considered ideal for determining the quality. In addition, manual testing has the ability to manage the dynamic nature of certain applications.

In spite of its wide usage, there are hardly any measures taken to improve the efficiency of manual testing. Today, manual testing possesses many challenges while measuring performance. In addition of being time-consuming and error prone, there are a few other challenges associated with it. Some of them are mentioned below.

Solution

In order to ease the task of manual testing, HP has designed an effective tool, known as HP Sprinter or HP ALM/QC Sprinter.

Some of the advantages of using HP Sprinter are mentioned below.

How to execute a basic test using HP Sprinter?

  1. You can select the Plan mode (Test Answering) or the Run mode (Test Execution), as shown below.
  2. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingIn the Plan mode, click the ‘Open’ button and select ’Open HP ALM Test’ option from the dropdown, as shown below.
  3. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingSelect any desired test. In the example given below, ‘Order a flight’ test has been selected.
  4. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingYou can get access to the test details from the ‘Test workspace’, as shown below.
  5. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingThe included design steps can be viewed by clicking ‘Steps’, as shown below.
  6. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingClick on the ‘Add’ button to add manual test steps, as shown below.
  7. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingSimilarly, you can also include a screen shot after the description, as shown below.
  8. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingWhile going through the application, you can document test cases automatically. You can open the application window by clicking on step capture, as shown below.
  9. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingYou can view all sprinter functionalities under the Run tab. The run can be initialized by clicking on the ‘Run’ button, as shown below.
  10. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingTabs like Tools, Scanners, Macros, etc. are also available, as shown below.
  11. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingUnder the ‘Smart Defect’ tab, you can add information related to defect scenario, as shown below.
  12. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingYou can add test steps and screen capture to the defect description while submitting a defect, as shown below.
  13. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingIn order to detect defects automatically, click on the ‘Scan’ button under scanners, as shown below.
  14. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingYou can also inject pre-defined data automatically into the application, as shown below.
  15. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingData gets injected as shown below.
  16. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingYou can also test more than one environment simultaneously, as shown below.
  17. HP Sprinter: An Effective Way to Perform Manual TestingOnce you have run the test, you can review the result in the storyboard, as shown below.

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