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Manual Overview

This section provides extensive documentation on the use of WebTest.

Contents

Samples
An introduction to webtest. This page show the stepwise development of a first test suite.
Properties
Introduction to webtest property types.
Syntax Reference - Core Steps
Reference pages for the steps. The core steps are all the basic steps of webetest.
Syntax Reference - Extension Steps
Reference pages for the extension steps. Extension steps are part of the distribution, but have been less heavily used and are less well documented than the Core steps and are also more likely to change.
Syntax Reference - Filter Steps
Reference pages for the filter steps. Filter steps allow the content of web responses to be manipulated (or filtered ) for the purposes of making the response content more suitable for testing purposes. Filter steps are part of the distribution, but have been less heavily used and are less well documented than the Core steps and are also more likely to change.
Syntax Reference - PDF Steps
Reference pages for the PDF steps that let webtest verify the content and properties of PDF documents.
Syntax Reference - Excel Steps
Reference pages for the Excel steps that let webtest verify the content and properties of XLS documents.
Syntax Reference - Email Steps
Reference pages for the Email steps that let webtest verify the content and properties of Email messages and Email attachments.
Step Index
An alphabetical index to all the steps.
Groovy Testing
Tutorial page to show how to use Canoo WebTest trough Groovy.

Further Resources

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news

Latest build: R_1825
Posted: 23-Apr-2014 10:47

WebTest 3.0 released, featuring upgrades to Java 5, Groovy 1.6, and HtmlUnit 2.4.
The release includes support for maven integration, IDE-integration like for unit tests, capturing of background JavaScript errors, new steps for mouseOver and mouseOut events, better parallel execution of tests and - as usual - lots of handling improvements.
Posted: 5 March 2009

WebTest @ JavaOne
Dierk König presented "Functional testing of web applications: scaling with Java" on Wed May 7, 13:30 at JavaOne 2008 in the Tools and Scripting Languages track.
Posted: 8 May 2008

New WebTest screencast available:
Data Driven WebTest
Posted: 13 November 2007

First WebTest screencast available:
Creating a first Webtest Project

Extend WebTest with Groovy! Groovy in Action is available in every good bookstore.
Groovy in Action
Posted: 29 January 2007