Number of posts: 11

Do Not Get Too Detached

When the Cypress Test Runner runs through the test's steps, the application can update itself, causing problems. Often a very frustrating problem our users encounter simply says cy... failed because the element has been detached from the DOM. You can see this error below and its explanation using th…

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When Can The Test Log Out?

Recently, we released the Cypress Real World App - a modern web application with a full set of E2E and API tests showing the recommended best practices for writing tests. From the start, we had Linux continuous integration running tests on every commit. After the release, we added a Windows continuo…

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When Can The Test Click?

Recently a user opened a Cypress issue #3135 asking why the cy.click() command was behaving differently than the way click behaved when a user clicks on the button. We’ve seen many people ask similar questions involving click and wanted to address how to ensure your tests behave the same way as a us…

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