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The LambdaTest Web Automation platform has been upgraded with some new features and enhancements.👇
📌 Generate Multiple Lighthouse Reports Using Lambda Hooks
LambdaTest enables Selenium automation with the added capability of generating multiple Lighthouse reports using Lambda Hooks. This includes the hook structure, expected behavior, and the specific conditions triggering report generation or error occurrences.
📌 Generate Lighthouse Reports With Playwright Lighthouse Library
With LambdaTest, you can seamlessly perform Playwright automation and effortlessly generate Lighthouse reports using the Playwright Lighthouse Library – all within a single test.
📌 Support for Selenium 4.14 - 4.17
You can now perform automation testing using Selenium 4.14 - 4.17. This enhancement is compatible with the newest Java features for improved performance and stability in your test automation. Also, you can experience faster test execution and reduced latency with optimized WebDriver calls and a more efficient Selenium Grid, all accessible through our cloud.
Enhance your development process with Maven runtime support in HyperExecute. Enjoy seamless integration and optimized performance for Maven-based projects, making your execution process even more efficient.
📕 Check the documentation to setup Maven support
Regular expressions offer precise control, allowing you to fine-tune when test retries are triggered. Specify the exact situations where you want tests to run again, ensuring optimal resource utilization and laser-focused testing execution
📗 Read the documentation
Simplify artifact management by replacing artifact names with browser-parameter values. This enhancement ensures consistency and clarity in your project, making it easier to manage and track artifacts associated with different parameters.
📘 Read the documentation
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HyperExecute now supports beta browsers for the Windows Platform! 🎉
This means you can now test your web applications on the latest beta versions of popular browsers for the Windows platform, ensuring compatibility and catching potential issues early on.
Here's what's new:
Semaphore CI/CD Pipeline Integration with HyperExecute: Seamless Test Executions and Shorter Test Cycles
Semaphore CI/CD is a popular cloud-based platform that helps engineering teams of all sizes build, test, and deploy their software faster and more reliably. HyperExecute is a powerful test execution platform that offers unparalleled speed, efficiency, scalability, and compatibility.
The new integration between Semaphore CI/CD and HyperExecute will allow teams to execute their tests on HyperExecute's cloud infrastructure seamlessly. This can help teams significantly shorten their test cycles and deliver software faster.
📕 For more details, check the documentation.
Run Smart UI Tests from HyperExecute using Cypress Framework
📕 Head over to our documentation to get started with SmartUI on HYP using Cypress
HyperExecute Now Supports Maven/JUnit4, Maven/JUnit5, Wdio/Mocha, and Wdio/Jasmine Frameworks
HyperExecute now supports four popular testing frameworks: Maven/JUnit4, Maven/JUnit5, Wdio/Mocha, and Wdio/Jasmine. Teams can now use HyperExecute to execute their tests in a wider range of programming languages and environments. Adding support for these four frameworks makes HyperExecute a more versatile and powerful test execution platform.
Are your web and mobile apps ready for Android 14?
Test them now on LambdaTest virtual device cloud running the latest Android 14 Emulators and ensure your web and native mobile apps are compatible with the latest Android 14. 📱 🌐
Here are the following Emulators supporting Android 14:
App Automation on Emulators and Simulators
LambdaTest now supports App Automation on Emulators and Simulators. With this feature, you can automate mobile apps on a virtual device cloud of Emulators and Simulators. Currently, this feature is available in the Beta phase, with support for the Appium framework.
DOM Comparison for Playwright and Puppeteer
While performing visual regression testing, if you have any dynamic elements that are not in the same position across test runs, you can now ignore/select a specific area to be removed from the comparison using the Playwright and Puppeteer framework.
Refer to the documentation to get started - Handle Dynamic Elements in SmartUI.
AI-Powered Flaky Test Detection
LambdaTest Test Intelligence platform is now live with flaky test detection to help you identify the flaky tests in your test suite. It provides you with a list of tests that are flaky and the reason behind the flakiness of the test.
You can also view the history of the flaky tests and the number of times the test has failed in the past. This helps you to identify the flaky tests and fix them to improve the quality of your test suite.
Check the documentation - Flaky Test Detection with Test Intelligence.
New Tunnel Flags for NTLM Authentication
LambdaTest Tunnel now offers support for NTLM authentication, a Microsoft-specific authentication mechanism used on IIS Servers. To use this feature, we've introduced two new flags:
REAL TIME TESTING
Test on the Latest iPhone 15 Simulators with iOS 17
You can now test your web and native mobile apps on the latest iPhone 15 Series running iOS 17. The available iPhone 15 Simulators include the following models:
LambdaTest Integration With Axosoft
LambdaTest now offers integration with Axosoft to enable the creation and management of bugs or issues directly from the LambdaTest platform.
To use this integration, visit the documentation - LambdaTest Integration With Axosoft.
Auto Healing to Overcome Test Flakiness 🩹
Test flakiness and unexpected failures can be really frustrating. But worry not! With our AI-powered Auto Healing feature, you can now automatically recover from certain test failures, reduce flakiness and proactively handle unexpected errors, improving the overall reliability of your test suites.
📕 Check the documentation - Auto Healing for Selenium Web Automation.
Geolocation Testing for Cities 🌎
LambdaTеst now offеrs еxclusivе support for Gеolocation tеsting for citiеs. Through this functionality, you can now gain thе еffortlеss ability to mimic gеolocation coordinatеs for various cities while performing automated browser testing. This feature is supported for framеworks such as Sеlеnium, Cyprеss, Playwright, Puppеtееr, and k6.
Download Consolidated HTML Reports for Playwright Tests 📜
Our latest updatе in HyperExecute еnablеs you to download consolidatеd HTML rеports for your Playwright tеsts. This translatеs to comprеhеnsivе and mеticulously organizеd rеports that еncompass all vital tеst run dеtails in a singlе location. Through thе downloadablе consolidatеd HTML rеports, you can quickly rеtriеvе and sеamlеssly sharе tеst rеsults with your tеam and stakеholdеrs.
📕 For morе information, rеfеr to thе documеntation - Consolidatеd Playwright HTML Rеport on HypеrExеcutе.
Run Tests With Quiet Mode Functionality 🔇
With еvеry job еxеcution in HypеrExеcutе, significant numbеr of logs arе gеnеratеd. Whilе thеsе logs arе valuablе for in-dеpth dеbugging and analysis, wе also undеrstand that thеy can somеtimеs ovеrwhеlm Continuous Intеgration (CI) systеms, particularly during еxtеnsivе tеst еxеcutions.
To address this concern and provide you with morе control over logging output, we have introduced thе all-nеw Quiеt Modе in HypеrExеcutе. This fеaturе allows you to strеamlinе your tеst runs by displaying only thе most rеlеvant updatеs during thе tеst еxеcution. By doing so, you can now run your tеsts with significantly fеwеr logs without compromising on thе quality of dеbugging and analysis.
📕 Refer to the documentation to learn more - Quiet Mode in HyperExecute.
Schedule Test Execution With HyperExecute Workflow 🕝
With HyperExecute Workflow, you can now easily schеdulе tеst runs and makе your tеsting procеss smoothеr than еvеr. Whеthеr you nееd tеsts to run rеgularly or at spеcific intеrvals, HypеrExеcutе Workflow has you covеrеd. By automating tеst schеduling, you can usе rеsourcеs bеttеr, and еnsurе tеsts run at thе right timеs without manual еffort.
📕 Head over to the documentation - HyperExecute Workflow.
Google Lighthouse Report for Playwright Testing 💈
You can now view the Lighthouse Performance Metrics while running Playwright tests on the LambdaTest cloud. By generating the Lighthouse report, you can view the following performance metrics:
Currently, LambdaTest supports Lighthouse Audits on Chrome, Edge, and Chromium browsers.
Refer to documentation: View Lighthouse Performance Metrics for Playwright.
Identify and Highlight CDP Errors in Command Logs ❄
Now you can identify failed command logs at a glance on the LambdaTest Automation Dashboard, allowing you to highlight error command logs instantly. For Playwright, Puppeteer, Taiko, and K6 tests, you can view both the passed and failed status of command logs. This feature makes troubleshooting and debugging easier, as you are able to pinpoint the specific command that caused the error.
Introducing Max Duration for Test Session Timeout 🔴
For Cypress tests, you can specify a maximum time limit for the test to execute before it is automatically stopped, thus freeing up resources for other tests to execute. Please refer to the documentation Max Duration for Test Session Timeout.
Support for Regular Expression in Playwright Android Testing 🎭
There may be instances in which the selected device is unavailable when conducting tests on LambdaTest. As a result, Regular Expression (REGEX) comes in handy by expanding the search criteria in order to find alternative devices for testing.
We have now enabled the support for Regular Expression to fetch device names that are available for Playwright testing on Android devices.
For more details, check the documentation Capabilities for Playwright Android Testing.
Disable Screenshot Block for Android Testing 📱
LambdaTеst now provides Disable Screenshot Block feature (in Beta) for real Android devices, providing a valuablе solution for mobile app tеsting when dealing with applications that imposе rеstrictions on taking scrееnshots.
With this feature, you can disablе thе scrееnshot block for Android dеvicеs and perform tеsting without еncountеring any disruptions likе black scrееns or missеd scrееnshots duе to thе app's inhеrеnt propеrtiеs.
Disable Screenshot Block is supported in Real Time App Testing and App Automation.
Refer to the documentation Disable Screenshot Block for Android.