Ranorex query - multiple languages

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Ranorex query - multiple languages

Post by sivakumaran » Mon Feb 06, 2017 8:22 am

dear all,

How do you test your product for multiple UI languages

Solution 1
In our test solution we maintain text resources for various multiple UI languages
Here I see a maintainability issue, because the test has to maintain these translations
Has to maintain translations per UI language

solution 2
the application under test (AUT) itself offers a scripting API
the test will maintain only English texts
the test will ask the scripting API to provide a translated text providing a English text

which solution is appropriate is question?


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Re: Ranorex query - multiple languages

Post by dugovic.milan » Tue Feb 07, 2017 11:53 am

You don't have to maintain text resources... Why on earth would you rely on such things? Could you provide some hands-on experience examples? What about specifying other elements in upward direction by using Indexes, Regex or other possible properties?
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