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Microsoft - Visual Studio 2017 - Coded UI



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8.11.2021 (Monday)


Learn how to create and run Coded UI tests in Microsoft Visual Studio on this accelerated 2-day course.

You’ll cover the fundamentals of test automation, including your role as a test automation consultant, and get the skills you need to automate manual test cases.

Get immersed in your accelerated course. You’ll develop practical skills through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology and learn how to:

  • Define automation parameters
  • Create data driven tests
  • Execute automated tests
  • Record and replay web applications

This accelerated Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 - Coded UI course is ideal for QA engineers interested in test automation.

Four reasons why you should sit your Visual Studio Coded UI course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be Visual Studio Coded UI trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 2-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your Visual Studio Coded UI course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass Visual Studio Coded UI first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study Visual Studio Coded UI with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 107131 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


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Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities.
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify


Test automation concepts & tools

  • Test automation consultant role
  • Visual Studio editions & testing tools
  • How test automation works
  • Technology limitations

Creating coded UI tests

  • Coded UI overview
  • Recording a new Test Script
  • Understand the UI Map
  • Cross-Hair Utility: assertions & UI Map
  • Creation from action recording
  • Data-driven tests
  • Editing coded UI tests

Using coded UI tests

  • Associate coded UI tests to test cases
  • Test Controller/Test Agent overview
  • Run automated tests from Test Manager
  • Run automated tests manually

Extending coded UI tests

  • Adding more recordings to a test script
  • Parameterisation of the recorded scripts
  • Adding assertions to validate output
  • Synchronisation
  • Using multiple UI Maps

Web-based applications

  • Document Object Model
  • Recording web applications
  • Replay with various browsers
  • Test automation frameworks
  • Purpose of a test framework
  • Framework types
  • Example of a framework: FAST

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


You should be familiar with:

  • Windows operating systems
  • Websites & browsers
  • General IT infrastructure

A fundamental understanding of testing and some programming knowledge, like C#, is preferable but not essential.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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