Using Test Manager

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3 days practical workshop for up to 12 people.

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This course describes how to use Microsoft Test Manager to plan, create, and run test cases. You will learn how to create and run unit tests, UI automated tests, load tests and Web performance tests, generic tests, and ordered tests.


This course is a mixture of lectures and hands on exercises designed to reinforce the topics learnt

Training Course Objectives

  • Understanding Microsoft Test Manager capabilities
  • Unit testing
  • Web testing
  • Load testing
  • Reporting
  • Additional techniques

Training Course Prerequisites

  • Development experience in .NET


Chapter 1 Getting Started with Microsoft Test Manager

  • Types of testing
  • Test management in Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Test Manager

Chapter 2 Test Manager Features

  • Creating a test plan
  • Test Suite and Test Suite types
  • Running manual tests
  • Creating shared steps
  • Automated tests

Chapter 3 Unit Testing

  • Creating unit tests
  • Using assert statements
  • Testing ASP.NET Web pages
  • Testing web services
  • Code coverage

Chapter 4 Web Performance Testing

  • Creating a Web performance test
  • Recording a test
  • Editing tests
  • Running and debugging a tests

Chapter 5 Additional Web Testing Techniques

  • Parameterizing tests
  • Defining a code-based test
  • Running a code-based test
  • Custom rules

Chapter 6 Load Testing

  • Overview of load testing
  • Defining a load test
  • Editing load tests
  • Running a load test
  • Analysing the results

Chapter 7 Ordered and Generic Tests

  • Creating and executing an ordered test
  • Creating an executing a generic test

Chapter 8 Managing and Configuring Tests

  • Managing tests using test lists
  • Configuring tests

Chapter 9 Using Command-Line Utilities

  • Using MSTest
  • Running a test from the command line
  • Publishing tests results

Chapter 10 Reporting

  • Using Team Foundation Server reports for testing
  • SQL Server Business Intelligence projects

Chapter 11 Using Test and Lab Center

  • Connecting to Team Project
  • Using Testing Center
  • Using Lab Center