Chapter 9. Managing and Configuring Tests

In Visual Studio, the solution uses the default environment and common configuration for all the tests under the solution. The configuration is used for controlling the test execution based on multiple factors. All the time, it is less likely that the test would be executed based on a single configuration file. For example, automated tests running in a different machine may have to use data adapters to collect different data. The network configuration varies based on system configuration and network speed. During these times, the settings can be customized and configured using a file with the extension as testsettings in Visual Studio 2012.

The testsettings file is used to define the roles to be used for ...

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