Though manual testing gives us more accuracy to find out the critical issues but for some cases we have to depend on automated testing to find out few simple issues, which cannot be found by manual testing. Here is a simple example:

We can easily verify text, elements by Selenium IDE. In my applicatiion there is long date shown. This is how I make sure my date format is ok and shown in correct format.

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Here is the explanation:

\w{6,9} = it checks Saturday - Friday. Wednesday is the longest one which has 9 characters and smallest one has 6 characters.

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