Step by Step Mobile Automation with maintainable element locators

This workshop will feature getting started with automating Android & iOS native apps and Mobile web using Appium with java.

We will learn :

    - how to capture elements for all these 3 categories (Mobile Web, android, iOS)

    - how to create tests

    - how to give them a form of framework to have reporting/screenshots etc. benefits

    - how to setup to run all of them in parallel to save time of testing




Outline/Structure of the Workshop




    • Setting up Environment for Android    - 15 min
    • Connecting android & iOS emulators to appium - 10 min
    • Capturing elements to write tests - 10 min
    • Creating solid tests.   - 10 min


  • Setting up Environment for Android    - 15 min
  • Connecting android & iOS emulators to appium - 10 min
  • Capturing elements to write tests - 10 min
  • Creating solid tests. -10

Framework utilities:

  • Capturing required test feedback information (screenshots, logs, reports) - 5 min
  • Setting up for Executing all test types in parallel (android, ios)                 - 10 min
  • To do's and not to do's : selection of right locating strategy                       - 5 min


Q & A: 5 min


Learning Outcome

Knowledge of how to automate Mobile (android native app, ios native app, browsers on android & ios devices) using Appium

Common problems in recognising elements & approaches to dig into problems to find work-around.



Target Audience

QA Leads, SDET, Test Engineer, Test Framework Architects, CTO, DevOps



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