Katalon Studio 20: Introduction to Mobile Testing

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

Today we will learn:

  1. How to install Node.js
  2. How to install Appium
  3. How to setup Android device (mobile) for automation
  4. Connection and Validation
  5. Run TestCase on mobile

Get started to perform mobile testing using Katalon Studio via 8 steps:

  • Step 1 : Check if Node.js is already installed node -v node –version npm -v npm –version
  • Step 2: Download and install Node.js https://nodejs.org/en/download/ check node.js is installed by running the above commands node -v npm -v where node
  • Step 3: Install APPIUM check Java is installed on your system java -version npm install -g appium npm install -g appium@1.5.2 Check if appium is installed appium –version appium -v where appium
  • Step 4: Open Katalon Studio and connect to Appium
  • Step 5: Setup android mobile device for automation
    • 1. Settings – About Phone – tap 7 times on Build number
    • 2. Settings – Developer Options – enable USB Debugging
  • Step 6: Connect android device to your system (usb cable)
  • Step 7: Run the sample mobile test project
  • Step 8: Create a new test and try mobile recording Run and Validate

To perform Mobile Testing on Katalon Studio, please refer to learn more about the environment setup for mobile app automation tutorial.

Note: This video is contributed by Raghav Pal