Test Heuristics Cheat Sheet

I’ve been meaning to post this for ages. So while I’m polishing the rough edges on my Part 2 of 2 post, I thought I’d take this opportunity to finally make good on that promise. Here it is: the Quality Tree Software, Inc. Test Heuristics Cheat Sheet, formerly only available by taking one of our testing classes.


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10 Responses to Test Heuristics Cheat Sheet

  1. Diego Carrion February 20, 2007 at 11:39 am #

    Very nice, well done Elisabeth!

  2. Chris Meisenzahl February 21, 2007 at 6:31 am #

    This is great, thanks!

  3. Rosie Sherry March 6, 2007 at 3:15 am #

    Thanks for the info!

    Under Web Tests > Preferences, you could add ‘disabled CSS’ & compatibility testing (different browsers, IE, FireFox, etc)?

  4. Stefano April 17, 2007 at 2:17 am #

    Nice work, and a very good starting point. I think I will stick around for updates..

  5. Dale Quammie October 26, 2007 at 7:43 pm #


  6. Jim March 6, 2008 at 10:29 am #

    Great doc – it’s rare to come across something as useful as this

  7. SD_Mikey April 17, 2009 at 11:57 pm #

    Thank you Elisabeth. This is wonderful!

  8. Julio Cesar Jimenez September 24, 2009 at 11:28 am #

    Thank you very much, really nice and useful sheet

  9. Stephan March 12, 2010 at 9:06 pm #

    Thanks – a great compilation of typical values to try.
    Kind of funny the asian characters won’t display in my Safari. 😉

  10. Dhanasekar S May 3, 2010 at 8:51 am #

    Thanks a lot for bringing in such a wonderful cheat seat.It is helping me a lot.
    Then How about adding Duplicate to the CURD Heuristics
    Dhanasekar S