Cross-Platform and Cross-Technology Testing – Ranorex

Cross-Platform/Cross-Technology Testing

Work across applications, platforms, devices, and technologies without complicated context switching. Use centralized repositories to collect all your controls in one spot, set endpoints to real mobile devices, and have absolute cross-platform testing. 

Ranorex Studio desktop testing tools
Cross-device testing

End-to-end testing

A single solution can test your entire workflow

Parallel desktop application testing


Built-in cross-platform repository access 

Integrate automated tests with CI tools

ERP testing

Ensure quality with functional testing of ERPs such as SAP or Salesforce 

Strong desktop technology support

Absolute cross-technology testing

Run tests across devices and platforms from a single test suite

Increase test coverage with remote testing

Full cross-technology testing from a single test case

Test entire workflows, regardless of the underlying technology, from one place — the only place to offer true cross-technology/cross-platform test automation.

Upload a file using your desktop app, modify it using your web browser, and validate the changes on mobile, all from the same test suite in Ranorex Studio or your IDE of choice. Place an order on your webshop, validate that order handling has happened in SAP, before validating the payment process, again all from the same test suite. No matter the platform, the technology, or the task – Ranorex Studio holds the solution to automating your test.


Use built-in object repositories for every technology

Manage your test with the highly maintainable object repository and organize each platform or technology with the hierarchical tree structure. Every object is automatically and uniquely identified and logically named. Understand the underlying technology of your objects at a glance with automatically generated screenshots. Repository items are kept separate from test actions for improved test maintainability and reusability.


Use built-in object repositories for every technology

Test your Desktop UI and beyond…

Combine the broadest desktop technological support and unrivaled object recognition with web, mobile, SAP testing and much more

Ranorex Studio has the broadest desktop technology support which includes native support for WinForms, WPF, Qt, Java, Delphi, SAP, UWP, MSAA/UIA, CEF, .NET Core, Office and many more. Offers GDI and GDI+ plugins to support those hard to reach areas. This support is matched by our unrivaled object recognition across all platforms and all from a single uncomplicated license. If you are testing desktop with another platform there is only one choice: Ranorex Studio.

Application programming interface testing

Implement your API and UI tests in a single framework

Use Ranorex Studio or the Ranorex testing framework to create coded API tests and code or codeless UI tests in the same workflow. Structure your API tests into logical hierarchical structures with test suites and test cases. Take advantage of execution capabilities such as .exe, agent, and command line. Get clear, concise, and management friendly reports of your API and UI test runs — all while benefiting from absolute cross-technology and cross-platform automated testing.


Automate desktop application testing with Ranorex Studio

Don’t settle for “only.” Get everything.

Mobile endpoints

Test external applications or systems as if on your local machine.

Instrument Android and IOS devices in a flash with the built-in wizard. Initiate a Selenium WebDriver or Appium WebDriver infrastructure and access these technologies from your desktop.


Ensure the performance and reliability that an ERP business process demands.

Effortlessly design and implement end-to-end tests. Ensure the quality of critical business processes across all applications, technologies, interfaces, and devices beyond the borders of ERP providers such as SAP or Salesforce.

And everything else

Ranorex sits firmly in the .Net world meaning the sky’s the limit for your tests. 

Ranorex Studio offers a full IDE for C# and, or code in your own IDE with the Ranorex API. If you can code it, you can automate it. Create Robotic Process Automation with ease, then test its performance through validations.

Functionality for everywhere

Test everything and everywhere: transform your tests with Ranorex Studio’s comprehensive array of functions

Application testing tools for teams

Test suite structure

Use the built-in test suite structure to organize your cross-technology and cross-platform testing. Populate test cases and modules with actions from multiple technologies without the need for complicated context switching.

capture and replay desktop automation tool

Unrivaled object recognition

Experience the most reliable object recognition on the planet with Ranorex Spy, the tool that is loved by all testers regardless of their technical skill. Analyze your AUT, its element structure, available object properties, and attributes, and build the most robust and reliable XPaths.

validate images and texts

Instant validation

Easily add validation steps as checkpoints to your automation projects to see if specific requirements are fulfilled. Ranorex Studio enables you to check a large number of control attributes and compare images as well as texts.

Easily-understandable test report

Comprehensive reporting

Ranorex automation projects result in comprehensive, JUnit-compatible reports. Screenshots and video reporting provide you with a detailed overview of the test execution flow. Keep management updated with easy to read status reports via email.

Perform data-driven testing

Data-driven testing

Increase testing efficiency and coverage by making your  tests data-driven. Right out of the box, Ranorex Studio supports data connectors such as SQL, CSV, or Excel. You can use these external or internal data sources to loop over your test scenarios.

Create robust E2E tests

Code, codeless, or both

Code when you want, record when you can.
Complement your code with the Ranorex recorder and effortlessly enhance your tests. Capture entire workflows and convert your actions to user code and modify it for the most complex test automation tasks.

Before Ranorex Studio, our regression set required three people for 8 hours. After implementation, all tests ran overnight without human intervention.

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Integrate desktop testing in continuous integration systems

Seamless integration in your existing ecosystem

Accelerate productivity and continue using the tools you already work with.

Enable your team to deliver the results your customers expect and get the competitive advantage needed in today’s software market. Integrated automated testing increases visibility and speeds up the development lifecycle – empowering you to deliver high-quality desktop apps faster. You can easily integrate Ranorex Studio in your testing and development environment to continue working with tools you are already familiar.

Ranorex Studio projects with their lightweight executable files and their JUnit compatible reports can be easily integrated with CI systems, popular issue tracking and test management tools such as Team Foundation Server and Jira, version control systems SVN or Git, and many more. You can also tailor functional testing capabilities to fit your individual automation needs, by combining it with other tools, such as the load and performance testing tool NeoLoad or the test management tool TestRail.

An S&P 500 computer software company increased testing efficiency, shortened test cycles, and gained robust and reliable test automation using Ranorex Studio with Jenkins and Jira.

Ranorex Studio recognized in Test Automation based on user reviews

We deliver outstanding customer satisfaction

Reviews from satisfied users help make Ranorex Studio a leader in the G2 Grid for Test Automation Software, year after year.The G2 Grid for Test Automation Software identifies leading solutions based on market presence and customer satisfaction. To determine market presence, G2 uses a combination of 15 metrics about a vendor and product such as the number of employees, web and social presence, and growth. The customer satisfaction rating is based on an analysis of reviews submitted by real, verified users.Our high customer satisfaction rating contributes to Ranorex Studio's continued position as a leader in the G2 Grid. Ranorex Studio also receives top marks in areas such as ROI, ease of use, and ease of implementation. For more independently-verified research and reviews, visit the Ranorex Studio page at G2 Crowd,TechValidate, or Capterra.

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Start automating your cross-platform tests with Ranorex Studio today

Get all of this with your free trial:

  • Record-and-replay: robust capabilities to build tests without programming.
  • Full development environment: script in C# or VB.NET
  • All supported platforms: run tests on Windows desktop, all popular Web browsers, and Android or iOS devices, including real devices and simulators/emulators
  • Advanced functionality: Ranorex Spy for machine-trained object detection, Ranorex Coach for test healing, video reporting of test execution, PDF validation, and more.
  • Customizable test results reporting: generate HTML, PDF, or JUnit-compatible reports; then send test reports as email attachments.
  • Data-driven testing: pull test data from CSV or Excel files, or a SQL database
  • Flexible API interface: easily add Ranorex Studio tests to your CI/CD process by integrating with Jenkins, Travis CI, Git, and more.
  • Built-in integration with Jira and TestRail

Accelerate your cross-platform testing with Ranorex Studio. Our built-in tutorials and sample projects will help you be productive right away. Or, if you’re ready, you can review our pricing and buy now.