Advanced QuickTest Professional

Course Details

This course enables you to take your functional test automation skills to the next level by learning to use the various advanced features in QuickTest Professional. Through discussions and hands–on exercises, you will learn to create steps that work with dynamic objects and data, use VBScript conditional and looping statements to control the fl ow of your tests and components, and use Data Table methods and database connection objects to retrieve external data.

Course Outline

Course Overview

  • Introduction to Advanced QuickTest

Introduction to Expert View

  • Understanding Expert View
  • Introduction to VBScript
  • Translating Steps

Using Expert View

  • Using the Step Generator
  • Entering Steps Manually
  • Debugging the Script

Working With Object Properties

  • Retrieving Properties of an Object
  • Using Constants and Variables

Working with Dynamic Objects

  • Using Dynamic Objects
  • Building a Programmatic Description

Using VBScript

  • Using VBScript Operators, Statements, and Functions

Working with Dynamic Data

  • Retrieving Data
  • Using Looping Statements
  • Using the Data Table Object

Retrieving External Data

  • Importing Data
  • Working with Databases and File Systems

Managing QuickTest Exception


  • Overview of Exception Handling
  • Handling Exceptions Through Recovery Scenarios
  • Handling Exceptions Programmatically

Best Practices

  • Tips & Tricks
  • Planning

Schedule & Registration

Discounts: QAI Members receive a 10% Discount on public training course registration! Learn more about the benefits of becoming a QAI Member.

Locations: August courses in Chicago will be held at DePaul University O’Hare Campus, 8770 West Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago IL 60631.

*All listed Canada public training course prices in CAD + applicable taxes. All listed USA public training course prices in USD. Registration prices include course materials, lunch & breaks each day, and a certificate of completion. Hotel and travel arrangements are the responsibility of the attendee.

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