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How do I integration test an SharePoint Online App?

It is my understanding that if I want to do integration testing of Apps for SPO I first and foremost need a tenant to do the testing on. The problem is, how do I run the tests? Ideally I want to use a ...
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Test against SharePoint 2010 and 2013

I have existing tests that test my Sharepoint code (that use the SharePoint Client Object Model) against SharePoint 2010. This is all working fine. A helper method in the base class provides the ...
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When separate test server is needed for SharePoint 2010

We have used SP 2010 Foundation edition for a year, so I am quite new to SharePoint. Mainly it is used for transferring registries from Excel's to SharePoint lists in order to add workflows, and ...
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Test Classic Mode in SharePoint 2013

I would like to test something in SP2013 Classic Mobile view. I can change the user agent to get Contemporary view, but it looks like it uses browser capabilities to decide on Contemporary vs. Classic ...
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Testing branded SharePoint 2010 solutions

We are implementing an extensively branded SP2010 site. As part of this effort, we need to be able to confirm that our branding does not break any out of the box (OOTB) SharePoint functionality. ...
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NullReferenceException from SPFileCollection.Add

I am trying to write some tests for an event handler. As part of it, I have a method to upload a file. When overwriting an existing file, I am always getting a NullReferenceException, despite using an ...
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SharePoint 2013 Performance Testing

I'm using Visual Studio 2012 to create a number of web performance tests for a customer. One of the tests they would like to perform is the opening of documents within the Microsoft Office Client ...
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What equipment is needed for test SharePoint environment?

I am not really experienced in SharePoint beyond managing site content. Right now we only have a live SharePoint environment with two servers, one for SQL, and the other server for everything else. ...
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Claims-based Authentication webtest using HttpWebRequest

We are running Sharepoint 2010 and claims based authentication. I would like to to a web test with HttpWebRequest: Login as user X post a form (which I know how it looks like, I e all textboxes ...
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Sharepoint & JMeter

Im currently testing performance of sharepoint pages. As a tool to choose JMeter. Wondered write scenarios for testing it. Found that this is done through a proxy server, built-in JMEter. Adding proxy ...
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How to simulate content and usage

I need to test some webparts in an Sharepoint site that has more than a few users, with several documents and usage data (creations, accesses, modifications). Is there a way to simulate that? Or some ...
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SharePoint Release Management Testing and Roll back

I'm putting together a release process for our SharePoint 2007 environment. We have admins and power users who have to make out of the box changes to sites via the browser. Only one admin who can make ...
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How to perform stress test against sharepoint site using threads

I want to analyze the performance (hence its weak points) of a sharepoint site doing stress test activity. What is needed to be done is call some methods exposed via web service that do the following ...
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Techniques for load testing and baselining performance on a SharePoint site?

So far I have considered upgrading to Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate in order to get access to the testing tools. I also looked at the Visual Studio Load Test Virtual User Pack 2010, but I'm not sure if ...
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Using object model in automated unit test

I'm setting up a project in which I want to include a unit test project for testing. I'm testing this with the new TFS Online preview (dev 11), so I want to use a continuous build to test each ...
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Setting up a test environment

We're currently in the process of rethinking our development setup. This (of course) includes a test environment in which our customers can test our software. Now for SharePoint, theres a bit of an ...
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SharePoint 2010 solution install testing (Hosting???)

We've built a SharePoint 2010 auditing solution and while it works correctly here and at our SINGLE (albeit complex) beta site; I would like to test the solution install on more systems. I could buy ...
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How to test lookup?

When creating a workflow, is there any way to test the look up values? For instance, I have a 4-level look up which finds the manager of a user who is entered on the form. I'd like to be able to see ...
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Please suggest a practice to deploy a sharepoint site collection from test to production server

This is the current scenario: Sharepoint 2010 on MachineA with SQL Server. Site collection SCa on web app WAa. Now I need to "deploy" my site collection on MachineB. What are the suggested ways ...
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How can you populate a SharePoint 2010 farm with lots of test sites & data?

I need to fill up 2.4 TB of space. I need to generate thousands of personal sites and hundreds of team sites. I have the scripts to populate an existing site, but I've ran into problems. How can ...
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How to test content databases without triggering alerts and workflows in test environment

Let's consider the following: You want to restore and attach SP Content Database in the test farm to test for folllowing scenario(s): Scenario A - To test if SharePoint 2007 database can be ...
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Unit Testing / Performance Testing approaches for SharePoint Projects

Its sort of an open ended question but can anybody share the experiences, approaches, tools and infrastructure to implement following in their SharePoint Projects: Unit Testing Performance Testing ...
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Writing test cases for MOSS 2007 WCM

Does somebody have a test case template for WCM solutions? How should the test case be categorised? Is it based on page layouts?
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Anyone doing or done any A/B or multivariate testing with SharePoint 2007/2010 [closed]

How easy or hard is it to spit out two pages running concurrently (or more pages if we do multivariate tests)? We're using SP 2010. We'd need a way to easily: generate these pages modify these ...
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Testing Sharepoint 2010 Beta

I have a Virtual Machine with MOSS 2007 (Enterprise), VS2008 and SQL 2005. I want to start exploring 2010. I need to know what I need to get started. Can I donwload 2010 beta from the Microsoft ...
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Copy the whole production environment to staging

There is the following WSS solution deployment scenario: Copy the whole production WSS to staging Deploy new solution/update to staging Run automated tests & human tests on staging Deploy new ...
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What techniques do you use to debug/test your SharePoint Timer Jobs?

I have developed a number of SharePoint Timer Jobs and they are always a bit more painful to debug and test than other areas of SharePoint. I was wondering what tools/techniques other people use to ...
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Performance testing SharePoint 2010

I'm eagerly awaiting the SharePoint 2010 Administrators toolkit to assist with performance testing. We'd like to setup multiple configurations of hardware/topology to determine the best fit. I'd ...
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Penetration testing tool for SharePoint

Does anybody know any good penetration testing tools for SharePoint?
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How are you doing automated testing?

One area that I have always found a challenge is being able to get my automated builds (in whatever guise, MSBuild Nant etc) to deploy the created solution (WSP) to a remote machine, install and test ...