Testing is a crucial part of the software creation process. It ensures that your code is working correctly and that all bugs are found before the software lands in the hands of consumers. But it can be difficult to explain these tests and their results to investors...
Ranorex Automation Helpers
Ranorex Automation Helpers are a NuGet package full of useful modules and user code methods that make your test automation life easier. For a list of all Automation Helpers offered by Ranorex and how to use them, ⇢ visit this page.
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Adding Automation Helpers
With your solution opened, click the Add Ranorex Automation Helpers button or right-click the solution and select Ranorex Automation Helpers > Add Automation Helpers.
In the dialog window that appears, click Add Automation Helpers and then Close.
This is the easiest way to add the Automation Helpers. However, you can also add them as a new project through the File menu or to an existing project by using the NuGet package manager.
After adding the Automation Helpers, you can access their contents in the module browser and the user code library.
Updating Automation Helpers
We’re always adding new content to the Automation Helpers, so we’ve made it easy to keep them up-to-date:
Right-click the solution and select Ranorex Automation Helpers > Update Automation Helpers. The package manager will open displaying the Updates tab. Select the Automation Helpers from the list. If your solution only contains one project, simply click Add to update. If there are more projects, click Manage and select the projects to update.