Katalon Studio 21: How to do Mobile (Android) Testing on Mac OS via 7 steps

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

In this episode, Raghav Pal will show you how to:

  1. Install Homebrew
  2. Install Node.js
  3. Install Appium
  4. Connect Appium to Katalon Studio
  5. Configuration Android Device for automation
  6. Run test on mobile

Get started to do mobile testing on Mac OS via 7 simple steps:

  • Step 1: Install Homebrew
    https://brew.sh/
    /usr/bin/ruby -e “$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Hom…)”
    CheckI Homebrew installed
    brew -v OR brew – -version
    which brew
  • Step 2: Install Node.js
    brew install node
    brew install npm (optional)
    node -v
    npm -v
    which node
    which npm
  • Step 3: Install Appium
    npm install -g appium
    npm install -g appium@1.7.2

    appium -v
    which appium
    /usr/local/lib/node_modules/appium

  • Step 4: Open Katalon Studio and connect to Appium
  • Step 5: Configure android mobile for automation
    Connect mobile with your system with usb cable
  • Step 6: Goto Katalon Studio and Create/Run mobile tests
  • Step 7: Run and validate

For further instruction, please refer to Katalon Documentation about Mobile on macOSiOS and Android setup on macOS tutorial video.

Note: This video is contributed by Raghav Pal