Testing web apps using TestCafe
Running Tests with Applitools
A free Applitools account and Applitools API KEYTip: Unsure how to find your API key?
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Installing git is used to clone the demo project from the Github repository. Instead of installing
git, you can simply download the Zip file from the repository. Further, if you are Mac, you already have
Google Chrome Browser https://www.google.com/chrome/
Running the Example Project
- Clone or download the repository and navigate to that folder
git clone https://github.com/applitools/tutorial-testcafe.git
Note: you can alternatively download the project as a Zip file and extract it
- Install the dependencies
- Run the example test
To run all of the tests, run:
APPLITOOLS_API_KEY="[Your API Key]" npm run test
Adding Applitools Eyes to an Existing Node.js TestCafe Project
Install Applitools Eyes dependencies:
npm install @applitools/eyes-testcafe --save-dev
Note that you may set the API key, concurrency (number of parallel screenshots), browsers X viewports, etc in
applitools.config.js file in the root directory.
@applitools/eyes-testcafe npm package page contain more information about advanced configuration, best practices and troubleshooting. Visit eyes-testcafe SDK repo to find out more about what's possible with Applitools' TestCafe SDK.
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Taking the next steps with Applitools
Congratulations on completing this quickstart! There's still so much to learn about visual testing with Applitools, but you're off to a great start.
Resources for next steps:
- 🤖 Learning how visual testing works
- ↔️ Setting match levels for visual checkpoints
- 💥 Troubleshooting common issues
- 🐞 Reporting bugs
- 🗺 Detailed overview of visual testing with Applitools