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5 Characteristics of a Good Bug Report

The only tangible result of any web site testing, desktop testing or mobile testing is bug reports. That is why testers should be very serious about error reports and write them thoroughly. Creating of clear and laconic error reports is not as easy as it may seem. Sometimes it is hard to explain to other...

Why Do Bug Reports Cause Negative Feelings?

Errors, found during mobile testing, desktop testing, web site testing, and error reports always upset software engineers to some extent. That makes sense, as bug reports always deliver bad news for programmers. They show the developers faults of their hard work. If a software engineer is upset or irritated...

Why Software Developers are Often Discontent with Testers?

Many kinds of activities require impartial and objective attitude. Emotions and personal beliefs cause only damage to such works. Software development and web site testing, desktop testing, mobile application testing are partially among them. But we are humans; emotions are part of our nature. So, we should...

What Helps to Reproduce Unreproducible Software Bug?

Intermittent and unreproducible software bugs complicate work of testers. The most sophisticated intermittent errors usually occur in course of mobile application testing. As a rule, few defects can be unreproducible for a skilled, experienced tester, but searching for explanation and steps to reproduce for...

How to Find Explanation of an Intermittent Error?

Intermittent software bugs complicate any web site testing, desktop testing or mobile application testing. It is necessary to determine why they happen and how to repeat them in order to assure quality of the application under test. A professional software testing company recommends to elaborate several...

Is There Something in Common Between an Investigator and a Software Tester?

Software testers and developers know that unreproducible or intermittent errors are adverse for a software product. But, unfortunately, they occur in course of web site testing, desktop testing or mobile testing. Sometimes they are left without correcting, as testers fail to find out how to repeat them and...

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