Another way to explore your app for elements is to use the built-in inspector in Appium Desktop, which can even suggest strategies to use.
- As we saw earlier, it is possible to use … the Get Paid source command to print out the App state … at any point during your test. … This can help you figure out what locator strategies … and selectors to use in finding elements. … But there is a better way. … Built right into the appium desktop application, … is something called the Appium desktop inspector. … Which lets you explore your app structure using … a point-and-click interface. … Let's see how to use it. … Right now, I have Appium desktop launched … but a server is not yet running. … So lets start the server. … Now that a server is running, … I can click this little magnifying glass icon … to start an inspector session. … This will open up the session's start window … where we need to do two things. … First of all, we need to pick the kind … of Appium server to connect to. … We could connect to a remote or cloud server. … But right now, we want to connect to … the server we just started. … So I'll make sure that Automatic Server is selected. …
- Appium server, clients, and drivers
- Appium setup
- Starting and stopping sessions
- Finding and using elements
- Intermediate Appium scripting
- Touch actions
- Mobile web testing
Skill Level Intermediate
Effective Android Testing for Mobile Developerswith Chiu-Ki Chan2h 56m Intermediate
Robot Framework Test Automation: Level 1 (Selenium)with Bryan Lamb6h 23m Intermediate
The Appium drivers4m 41s
2. Appium Setup
3. Appium Sessions
Session capabilities6m 22s
4. Finding and Using Elements
5. Intermediate Appium Scripting
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