Silverlight 2 API and UI Automation

Microsoft SilverlightJeff Wilcox at Microsoft hat put together a great article entitled “Silverlight Unit Testing” that shows us how to use the newly available unit testing framework that comes with Silverlight 2 (currently in Beta 1). The framework has the ability to test the API as well as run the tests in all the browser that support Silverlight 2!


Check out Jeff’s video-cast entitled “walkthrough of the control unit tests” for a quick peek at how this stuff works.


This is really exciting from an automation standpoint. As an automation engineer I always fear new technologies and their hurdles that might make software not so automatable….much like that darn Flash. Here we are almost 10 years later and the best thing we have to “help” automate Flash is iMacros.

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