Hexawise - Training

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Common Challenges and Tips for Success

11. Mistake to Avoid: Thinking "Hexawise won't help on my project, will it? My project is 'different.' "

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12. Mistake to Avoid: Try not to use long lists of Values; instead, use Equivalence Classes and similar strategies

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13. Tip: Use "Mixed-Strength" tests more often than "regular" higher-strength tests

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14. Tip: Follow the "Goldilocks Rule" to determine the correct amount of detail

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15. All-purpose troubleshooting tip when results do not come back: rename a test input and recalculate solutions

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16. Tip: Start by creating 5 parameters for the 5 most obvious things that will be varied

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17. Tip: Think carefully about which outcomes you want your tests to cover

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18. Tip: Manage regression tests at the "model level" to save time and avoid ever-increasing numbers of tests

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19. Tip: Different types of negative tests need to be handled differently when using Hexawise

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20. Tip: Use the Plan Scorecard to diagnose possible problems with your test plans

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21. Tip: Preserve test conditions with "Freeze"

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22. Tip: Use the Plan Scorecard to identify new features that could improve your tests

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23. Tip: Use the editable mind maps to edit your plan

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24. Tip: How to Deal with "Select All That Apply" Scenarios

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25. Tip: Know which type of Constraint is appropriate

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26. Do not include Expected Results as Hexawise Inputs

Expected results should not be included as "Inputs" in Hexawise
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27. Incorporating "Parameterized expected results" into my plans

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