Will u Plz tell me what is expected result and actual result.

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Aruna Kumar G

  • Sep 5th, 2006

Expected result is :- Test case out put as per requirement.

Actual result is:- After executing the test cases that out put of test case we can say actual Result.

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  • Sep 5th, 2006

Its simple,if yu take login window,yu have to enter the username and password.If yu enter the correct data it should allow yu to next page,this is expected but actually yu give the data and excute it,then yu can say it is actual.In simple before execution is expected and after execution it is actual.

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  • Sep 12th, 2006


Answer:Expected result is nothing what we are expecting as a result while testing.

Actual result is what is the result actually we are getting at the end of testing

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  • Sep 13th, 2006

Expected Result: This is the expected output for any test case or any scenario

Actual Output: This is the actual result which occurs after executing the test case

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  • Sep 14th, 2006

Expected result :These result will be there in the build.

actual result:These result will be taken as after execution of test cases by the test engineers. The result will take as pass or fail.

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  • Sep 25th, 2006

ecpected result: one which is specified in the SRS(system requirement specification) by the customer or user.actual result: is that what we get as an out come of our test (pass/fail).ecpected =actual----> passexpected != actual----->fail.


  • Sep 26th, 2006

Expected - based on tester , imagination

Actual - By giving input values , real testing

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Susanta Behera

  • Sep 30th, 2006

Expected result is :- What is in MindActual result is:- What is in Eye

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  • Dec 13th, 2006


The both expected and actual result deals about the output of an action. The expected result is one what is anticipated by the user who has run the program. Whereas the actual result is one which   has obtain after the execution process has been completed by the system


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Expected result is the output we are getting from the software build based on the functionality developed from requirements where as actual result is the exact output what we  are getting after the excution of the test case on the software build.

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  • Aug 20th, 2013

Expexted: result which we should get
Actual: result which we got after executing the test-case

expexted: 100(result we should get)
Actual : 101 which we got(test case failed)

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vijaya chalasani

  • Aug 7th, 2014

Expected should be relates to clients requirement where as actual result relates to Application under test, when we execute script actual should match with expected then it is passed , or else failed test (defect)

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  • Jul 28th, 2017

Expected result is the written result in test cases which is expected at the time of execution. Actual result is reaching expected result while execution.

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