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Replace Action Recordings in MTM with Xamarin Test Recorder

Action Recordings (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd286647(v=vs.110).aspx) are nearly useless and are very fragile. Instead Xamarin Test Recorder https://www.xamarin.com/test-cloud/recorder should be integrated into MTM (Microsoft Test Manager) and extended to work with WPF/Win Form/ Desktop applications that require automated testing.

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  • Chris Ranchar commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I am looking at having to create automated UI tests for our WPF Application and Xamarin Test Recorder looks so much better and easier to use than action recordings in MTM. I really would like to see Test Recorder work WPF Applications.

  • Lars-Ake Obrien commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This would be very very valuable. I can't imagine that this would take a lot of effort to develop from Microsoft. This would really help in our automated testing efforts.

  • AbsikeWeir commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I would really like this feature as it allow me to more easily test code and apps with Microsoft technologies. Thank you

  • Ben Szutu commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Heck, I'd like to see this too. But not necessarily in MTM, in Visual Studio, the codedui test recorder should be replaced with Xamarin Test Recorder.

  • Marc.Webb commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This would be really great to see this as Xamarin Test Recording works really well on Mac and the visual UI of the tool is really great.

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