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The Protractor Handbook

Understanding and Implementing the Tool Effectively

Authors: Shukla, Shashank

  • Teaches intermediate and advanced Protractor API methods with simple code examples
  • Includes key points with each example that may be asked in the interview for a role which requires this skill
  • Provides essential notes on each API which are required to avoid common mistakes while automating a webpage
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  • Due: October 15, 2021
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-7289-3
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  • Due: September 17, 2021
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-7288-6
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About this book

Learn to quickly set up Protractor and dive into the amazing possibilities that this tool offers for automating browser interactions for a user for any Angular web application. Software testing is here to stay, and an integral part of this is test automation. Protractor is one of the most evolved test automation frameworks that every software testing professional working with an Angular application should know.

You will to automate a vast range of actions that a user takes to interact with the browser. From a simple ‘click’ to more complex user actions such as frame switches, selecting from drop-downs, and file downloads using Protractor APIs for Angular-based websites. You will also learn about assertions, timeouts, waits, parallel testing frameworks that are available, and the general pros and cons you should be aware of. 

With over 150 working code samples demonstrating various test scenarios that you require in your day-to-day automation testing, and examples that may be given in interviews, this book will be your practical handbook to all the key Protractor API implementations.

What You'll Learn

  • Set up and install Protractor efficiently
  • Implement Angular-specific locator strategies
  • Automate Angular web pages
  • Run parallel execution using Protractor
  • Explore all the pros, cons and challenges you may face while using Protractor
  • Use specific notes around each API to ensure optimum usage and avoid common mistakes

Who This Book Is For

Ideal for test engineers who have a basic understanding of test automation with Selenium, developers who want to implement this testing tool for internal testing, Test Managers/IT Project Managers who want to get some general understanding of this tool and its advantages, and students who want to pursue career in test automation.

About the authors

Shashank Shukla has been working in software testing for over a decade and is passionate about tools and technology that can be leveraged to enrich the testing experience and optimize the quality of delivery. This is his second Apress book.

Buy this book

eBook 29,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: October 15, 2021
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-7289-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Softcover 39,51 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: September 17, 2021
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-7288-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Protractor Handbook
Book Subtitle
Understanding and Implementing the Tool Effectively
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Shashank Shukla
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-7289-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-7289-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-7288-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 186
Number of Illustrations
12 b/w illustrations, 141 illustrations in colour
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