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Testers toolkit

As every craftsman needs his tools, testers are no exceptions.

I was this weekend at SOCRATES SWITZERLAND (SOftware CRAftsmanship and TESting) where we talked also about useful everyday tools.

This list tries to be as general as possible to provide tools which can be useful to most part of everyday work, more specialised test-useful tools are very context dependent. I use most of the tools mentioned here and believe they can provide value also to you.

DocumentingScreenshot - good picture is worth thousand words, this applies especially for testing, the following are some screenshotting tools and editors I used and can recommendLightscreen - simple tool for capturing pictures, free, cannot edit the picturesFastStone - screen capturing tool and editor, cheap & gets the job doneSnagit - very powerful screen capturing tool and graphic editor, many functions which you never knew you can do, but wont be able to live without afterwards, a bit priceyRecording (Flashback Express) - well a…