Appium & Mobile automation Testing

Appium is the mobile automation testing API that is used to identify mobile elements, testing android native, hybrid & web applications on windows & Mac operating system.

With the changing epoch of digital world every business is launching mobile applications whether a shopping application or an educational tutorial application. With this revolution people are also getting handy by adopting the mobile application for their particular use. Usually mobile application is produced by the employers and used by the end users and this shows the significance of mobile applications and any business can be amplified solely if the business app works functionally with no error and rapidly. Hence to solve this issue businesses need to get the mobile app testing done by the proficient testing experts and this raise the opportunities in the ground of mobile application testing. In result Appium training is adopted by several individuals who are intended to build a career in this mobile automation testing API.

Course Duration :

40-45 hours including real time project experience

Pre Requisites

Basic understanding of software testing and mobile applications

Course Content

Ø Automation Testing Introduction, Environment Setup and Tools

·         Introduction to Testing

·         Introduction to Automation Testing

·         Types of Automation Tools

o    Functionality Testing Tools

o    Performance Testing Tools

o    Test Management Tools


Ø  Introduction to Appium & Mobile automation Testing

·         Introduction to Mobile automation testing

·         Selenium 3.0 and APIs

·         Automation for IOS and Android devices

·         Running the scripts on Emulators

·         Running the scripts on Real devices

·         Various tools available for Mobile automation testing

·         Understanding the API Levels and Appium Concepts

·         Client/Server Architecture, Session, Desired Capabilities, Appium Server and Appium Clients


Ø  Installing JDK, Maven and Android SDK

·         Pre-requisite for starting with Appium

·         Supported Java versions

·         Configuring environment variables

·         Downloading and Installing JDK

·         Downloading and installing Maven on Windows

·         Downloading Android SDK

·         Taking a look at available Android Virtual Devices


Ø  Basic installation for Appium on Windows

·         Visiting Appium.exe

·         Downloading Appium for Windows

·         Downloading Appium jars and other dependencies

·         Configuring SDK Manager

·         Downloading different Android API levels

·         Setting up Android environment variables

·         Downloading Appium GUI Tool

·         Understanding Application path, Package & Launch Activity

·         Starting Appium Server

·         Running a sample test to make sure everything works fine


Ø  Downloading Appium Dependencies, Desired Capabilities, Packages & Activities information

·         Understanding Desired Capabilities class

·         Extracting Packages and Activities information of pre-and post installed apps

·         Downloading Appium Maven Dependencies

·         Adding Device Name

·         Connecting real device to USB and running ADB commands


Ø  Starting the Appium server programmatically Windows OS

·         Starting the Appium server through code / programmatically on Windows

·         Downloading Appium Maven Dependencies

·         Stopping the Appium server

·         Kill all nodes


Ø  UIAutomator Viewer

·         Opening UIAutomator Viewer through SDK tools kit

·         Understanding different locator strategies

·         Taking the Device screenshot

·         Device screenshot with Compressed hierarchy

·         Understanding the different locator tags


Ø  Appium Inspector

·         What is Appium Inspector?

·         How and when to run it?

·         Record and Play using Appium Inspector

·         Locating elements with the help of Appium Inspector

·         Inspector will only run with active session

Ø  Object Repository

·         What is object repository?

·         How to use object repository in framework

·         What is the use of maintain Object repository

·         Types of creating object repository


Ø  Additional Framework Features

·         Execution with ANT

·         Execution with Maven

·         Execution with Continuous Integration tool i.e., Jenkins


Ø  Object Locators and Techniques

·         Locating Elements on the App

·         What all can be locatable

·         Locating elements within elements

·         Locating multiple elements

·         Find Element By Android UIAutomator

·         Exploring UIAutomator API

·         Finding Elements by ClassName

·         Finding Elements by ids

·         Finding Elements by Xpaths

·         Using different functions inside UIAutomator class

·         Exercises


Ø  Testing Android Native, Hybrid & Web Apps on Windows

·         Native App Test – Making a call with Internal Dialer Application

·         Native App Test – Adding a new contact to Phonebook

·         Native App Test – Sending SMS from a real device

·         Native App Test – Automating a standard App

·         TouchActions and Events – Handling user gestures

·         WebApp Test – Automating Web based testing on Chrome Browser

·         Hybrid App Test – Automating the mobile messaging app


Ø  Unit Test Framework

·         JUnit Introduction

o    JUnit Annotations

o    JUnit Implementation in Selenium RC/ Web Driver Scripts

·         TestNG Introduction

o    TestNG Annotations

o    TestNG Implementation in Selenium RC/ Web Driver Scripts

·         Difference between JUnit and TestNG


Ø  Java

·         Setting up Java Environment in windows platform

·         Object – Oriented Programming Concepts

·         Classes and Objects, Interfaces , Encapsulation, Access and Non-Access Modifiers

·         Variables , Methods and Arrays

·         Inheritance, Abstraction and Polymorphism

·         Collections , loop concepts and if-else statements

·         File I/O, Exception Handling , Code Debugging and Java API Understanding

·         Practice Programs in the Java Concepts

·         JDBC – Database Testing Introduction

·         Handling Sql Server database using JDBC scripts


Ø  Miscellaneous

·         Resume Preparation

·         Job Assistance

·         Help of Interview Questions and Answers by Real-Time Faculty

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