Tag Archives: Automation

Automate downloads folder structuring

My downloads folder is finally structured. For this I used the Folder Action in Automator. This is a workflow that triggers when a new file is added to a certain folder. The automator in Mac OS X provides a drag-and-drop … Continue reading

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Week roundup

Last week recap and links: Running Ranorex with MTM, this automated test tool integrates with almost anything, this post describes how to integrate with the Microsoft stack Try Docker: online tutorial to get hands on with Docker Octopus 3.0 tested, … Continue reading

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Week 5 roundup

Last week recap and links: What’s New with ASP.NET 5 course from microsoft virtual acadamey. Been watching this during swim practice of my daughter. Post about automation on the iPhone with workflow and launch center pro. I’m triggered, what can … Continue reading

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Week 51 roundup

Last week recap and links: Hack Summit [Video]. Scott Hanselman talks about the new .NET / Azure / Microsoft. Using Azure Automation to Start und Stop Virtual Machines on a Schedule. Carsten shows the new Azure Automation feature. Octopus deploy … Continue reading

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TDD for JavaScript

My TDD workshop is a demo with Visual Studio 2012, Team Foundation Express and C#. The concept of Test Driven Development goes beyond the tooling or language. Here is a toolset to do TDD for JavaScript. The Yahoo library (YUI) … Continue reading

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Custom AutomationPeer classes

When you use custom controls in your silverlight application, you should implement custom AutomationPeer classes. These AutomationPeer classes will be used in your unittests. Below some different flavours I use in my project. Inherited, when you inherit from a control … Continue reading

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Silverlight unittest / automation

Reading up on silverlight unittesting from Justin Angel’s post. I ran into some startup problems like not iheriting from SilverlightTest in my test class (took me two hours ;)) and adding the right assemblies to our project. But the biggest … Continue reading

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