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Amna_Saeed321
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"An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through TestComplete Proj

I created a project in  Visual Studio and write a nunit test . When i added the nunit test in testcomplete and execute it. nunit test fails with following error: The NUnit console has returned an error during the test execution. See Additional Information for details. 15:55:32 Normal 2.07

 

In additional Information it mentioned the following error:

 

An invalid argument was passed.

"D:\Installers\NUnit.Console-3.10.0\bin\net35\nunit3-console.exe" /xml="D:\Webservice Project\Webservice\Webservice\bin\Debug\Webservice.trx" "D:\Webservice Project\Webservice\Webservice\bin\Debug\Webservice.dll" /nologo /run=Webservice.MyTestClass.testmethod
Invalid argument: /xml=D:\Webservice Project\Webservice\Webservice\bin\Debug\Webservice.trx
Invalid argument: /nologo
Invalid argument: /run=Webservice.MyTestClass.testmethod
NUnit Console Runner 3.10.0 (.NET 2.0)
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019 3:55:30 PM
 
 
This test is working fine when execute through Command prompt. Can anyone help me what is teh cause of this error?
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IStaroverov
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Re: "An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through Tes

Hi

You use NUnit2 command Line parameters.
NUnit3 can't use this parameters

Could you check a version of TestComplete(Only TestComplete 14.10 supports NUnit3)

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Re: "An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through Tes

Hi,

 

How do you execute this NUnit test from TestComplete?

 

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Re: "An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through Tes

How do you have the NUnit test set up within TestComplete?  A screenshot of the configuration option will probably be helpful in diagnosing the problem.   Reference https://support.smartbear.com/testcomplete/docs/working-with/integration/unit-test-frameworks/nunit/...


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IStaroverov
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Re: "An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through Tes

Hi

You use NUnit2 command Line parameters.
NUnit3 can't use this parameters

Could you check a version of TestComplete(Only TestComplete 14.10 supports NUnit3)

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Amna_Saeed321
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Re: "An invalid argument was passed." Error appears while executing nunit test through Tes

Thanks, I was using Test Complete 12.6 version so I uninstalled all the Nunit 3 references and installed Nunit 2.7 references. It is working fine now.

 

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