QTP Interview Questions

QTP Interview Questions for the preparation of QTP Interview

Full form of QTP ?

Quick Test Professional

What’s the QTP ?

QTP is Mercury Interactive Functional Testing Tool.

Which scripting language used by QTP ?

QTP uses VB scripting.

What’s the basic concept of QTP ?

QTP is based on two concept-
* Recording
* Playback

How many types of recording facility are available in QTP ?

QTP provides three types of recording methods-
* Context Recording (Normal)
* Analog Recording
* Low Level Recording

How many types of Parameters are available in QTP ?

QTP provides three types of Parameter-
* Method Argument
* Data Driven
* Dynamic

What’s the QTP testing process ?

QTP testing process consist of seven steps-
* Preparing to recoding
* Recording
* Enhancing your script
* Debugging
* Run
* Analyze
* Report Defects

What’s the Active Screen ?

It provides the snapshots of your application as it appeared when you performed a certain steps during recording session.

What’s the Test Pane ?

Test Pane contains Tree View and Expert View tabs.

What’s Data Table ?

It assists to you about parameterizing the test.

What’s the Test Tree ?

It provides graphical representation of your operations which you have performed with your application.

Which all environment QTP supports ?

Java/ J2EE
Multimedia, XML
Web Objects, ActiveX controls
SAP, Oracle, Siebel, PeopleSoft
Web Services, Terminal Emulator

How can you view the Test Tree ?

The Test Tree is displayed through Tree View tab.

What’s the Expert View ?

Expert View display the Test Script.

Which keyword used for Nornam Recording ?


Which keyword used for run the test script ?


Which keyword used for stop the recording ?


Which keyword used for Analog Recording ?


Which keyword used for Low Level Recording ?


Which keyword used for switch between Tree View and Expert View ?


What’s the Transaction ?

You can measure how long it takes to run a section of your test by defining transactions.

Where you can view the results of the checkpoint ?

You can view the results of the checkpoints in the Test Result Window.

What’s the Standard Checkpoint ?

Standard Checkpoints checks the property value of an object in your application or web page.

Which environment are supported by Standard Checkpoint ?

Standard Checkpoint are supported for all add-in environments.

What’s the Image Checkpoint ?

Image Checkpoint check the value of an image in your application or web page.

Which environments are supported by Image Checkpoint ?

Image Checkpoint are supported only Web environment.

What’s the Bitmap Checkpoint ?

Bitmap Checkpoint checks the bitmap images in your web page or application.

Which environment are supported by Bitmap Checkpoints ?

Bitmap checkpoints are supported all add-in environment.

What’s the Table Checkpoints ?

Table Checkpoint checks the information with in a table.

Which environments are supported by Table Checkpoint ?

Table Checkpoints are supported only ActiveX environment.

What’s the Text Checkpoint ?

Text Checkpoint checks that a test string is displayed in the appropriate place in your application or on web page.

Which environment are supported by Test Checkpoint ?

Text Checkpoint are supported all add-in environments


* QTP records each steps you perform and generates a test tree and test script.

* QTP records in normal recording mode.

* If you are creating a test on web object, you can record your test on one browser and run it on another browser.

* Analog Recording and Low Level Recording require more disk sapce than normal recording mode.

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  1. Chiranjeevi says:

    It is going to be very helpfull for freshers…Please try to post lot questions which could help us to crack in interview

  2. rahim says:

    its more useful for freshers……..

  3. kalyani says:

    thanks for giving nice nodes .

  4. Amrita De says:

    The answer for the following questions are wrong:
    Which keyword used for switch between Tree View and Expert View ?(The answer given for this is not working)

    Which keyword used for Analog Recording ?(coreect answer is shift+alt+F3)

    Which keyword used for Low Level Recording ?(correct answer is control+shift+F3)
    Please rectify the answers.

  5. this is shiva. Answers are good. please provide for questions and answers like this to manual testing. and basic interview questions and answes for testing. because i am fresher

  6. meena says:

    Freshers can get knowedge like which questions we may get in interview and how to prepare

  7. Asmita Rahatwal says:

    Helpful and very good questions

  8. narinder singh says:

    Which keyword used for switch between Tree View and Expert View

    gives wrong answer. that is not working

  9. Govindan says:

    This interview questions is helpful for the person who trying to learn..QTP….

  10. SANTHOSH says:

    thanks for the great information .this is very helpful

  11. Chandru says:

    Thanks for post. Very Helpful

  12. sapna says:

    good information for freshers..but still require more…shortcut keys information is gud..

  13. Gyanbarik says:


  14. amansaxena says:

    this is good and very helpful for interview.

  15. naveen s says:

    Nice one..
    its help ful for beginners

  16. vidhya says:

    Very clear answers. Thank you!

  17. saurabh says:

    nice notes …………

  18. anjitha says:

    really helpful for testers.please include more details and i am excepting it .Thank you

  19. Jeevan says:

    Good one for freshers

  20. shanmugaraja says:

    Basic concept is very nice and the notes are useful for every fresher. i like this note, thanks

  21. jayanthi says:

    could you pls any one tell me that which books is good for software testing

  22. suhas says:

    Its very helpful for automation testers

  23. lalitha says:

    what is the advantages of the output checkpoints

  24. lalitha says:

    what is the use of the output checkpoints

  25. Swati Verma says:

    Hi, This is very good and helpful for all QTP learners.
    We ‘ll appreciate if we get more interview based questions.

  26. Arif says:

    Helpful and very good questions

  27. Amit Singh says:

    It is good but only handfull of information needs more…..

  28. venkat says:

    thanq very much it is really helpfull but plz post more information for learners.

  29. shekar says:

    where/how can I write and execute the AOM programs?

  30. vijay patil says:

    it’s good form any learner and it is useful notes and other information thank to u!

  31. vijay patil says:

    What is mean by recovery scanrio and what is extestion by recovery scanrio files?
    if I want to save the one script and call the ready only action in script what happen?
    send my q. ans. quickly!

  32. mamata ragho says:

    it is very nice for the fresher

  33. Ankur says:

    good one for freshers ….but needs more questions…

  34. thijas says:

    Good.. For Beginner’s level

  35. seema says:

    Good work done for beginners but needs more

  36. piginthetree says:

    It is nutritive for testing fresher just like me.

  37. saimanohar says:


    these are most useful for who learn qtp

  38. Vadivelan. Ramu says:

    nice collections and may be useful for fresher

    Best Wishes,

  39. Arunkumar says:

    Really good for freshers but go a head for next stage

  40. Sandeep Dhingra says:

    It’s very good collection of questions and answers regarding QTP interview for testers.

  41. sravani says:

    its good but looks as normal bookish knowledge, more examples Which we can find practically at workplace must be icluded

  42. meghana says:


  43. B L N MAHESH says:

    Hi Friends,
    This is one of the best website for beginners who want to learn basic principles of QTP.


  44. shiv says:

    gud work done

  45. An awesome job done for the beginners.Its great to see the enthusiasm.

  46. Arpita Kadyan says:

    It is an awesome job done for the beginners.

  47. Gireesh says:

    Good information. We need how to generate scripting if the tester is not having much knowledge on VB. The ways and techniques if it is provided which is more helpful and i will be very thankful for that.

  48. sunila says:

    what is object state in recovery scenario

  49. Anu says:

    Need some more questions.

  50. Manoj says:

    It is very useful to us and to all………..

  51. As a tester i am appreciating the effort you have done.

  52. anbu says:

    thanks for you

  53. Anitha says:

    Really it is very usefull for tester…Provide some more inputs….

  54. Rekha says:

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  55. Balavenkatesh Sarma says:

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  56. khadeer says:

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  57. karthik says:

    Its good need more

  58. selvam says:

    what is the use of Text output value in QTP ?

  59. suresh says:

    Excellent for learners…

    keep it up


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