Silverlight | Test Automation Technologies | Rapise


Silverlight is a framework for building Rich Internet Applications (RIA) using a subset of the .NET Framework that is distributed as a browser plugin. Rapise provides support for testing Silverlight applications.

Rich Internet Applications using Silverlight

Microsoft Silverlight is an application framework for writing and running rich Internet applications, similar to Adobe Flash. A plugin for Silverlight is available for many web browsers.

Rapise supports the testing of Microsoft Silverlight Rich Internet Applications (RIA) using its UIAutomation library:

Image Control Type Matcher Rule Record Learn Comment
button UIAButton Yes Yes
CheckBox UIACheckBox Yes Yes
ComboBox (simple) UIAComboBox Yes Yes
Editable ComboBox UIAComboBoxEdit Yes Yes
Button UIAHyperlink Yes Yes
Label UIALabel Yes Yes
List UIAList Yes Yes
Progress Bar UIAProgressBar No Yes
Radio Button UIARadioButton Yes Yes
Slider UIASlider Yes Yes
Tab Control UIATabControl Yes Yes
Edit Box UIATextBox Yes Yes
Tree UIATree Yes Yes