In this article we are going to talk about one of the new and getting popular tool called Katalon studio.
Katalon Studio is a simple and powerful test automation solution for not only web and mobile applications but also web services, a revolution of the Selenium and Appium frameworks. Katalon Studio allows users with less experience in programming to work effortlessly by providing a predefined automation framework with hundreds of built-in keywords
Little background on Katalon studio
Katalon studio is completely FREE
Developed by KMS Technology
Its built on the top of Eclipse SDK (should be easy for people who are from Java background)
It supports record and playback for
Very easy, just download the zip from Katalon studio site by an simple signup à extract and à double click Katalon studio exe and you are good to go.
Working with Android pre-requisite
You need to have
Android SDK downloaded and AVD created
Android home path set
Here is the complete video of the above explanation
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11 Replies to “Introduction to Katalon Studio for Android”
Thanks for sharing!!
You are welcome !
Hi. How to add the emulator to katalon. I have installed the android SDK and some avd. Then set home path. but when i opened katalon, the list local device still blank
Hi Karthik, thanks for your post! I’ve used Katalon Studio recently and found it really helpful, especially for newbies. In addition, Katalon also offers Mobile Record and Playback for iOS 🙂
Yes, iOS part will be covered sooner.
Great article, Thanks for sharing!
Why can’t I customize the path of the local androidSDK?
Katalon studio told me that I had to install androidSDK in the C:\ directory.
Yes, its currently hard coded with Katalon and its one of its requirement.
nice! thanks a lot!
I will watch all your sharings
Thanks and welcome !