uTest HelpuTest Help Logo
Return to uTest.com
uTest Help Functional Testing Bug Classifications

Bug Classifications

 GUI (Graphical User Interface)

Bugs that affect the presentation, look or layout of pages, images and form elements.

Examples: misalignment, broken images, wrong sized graphic elements, inconsistent colors on a link, button or menu, etc.


Bugs that produce an unexpected/illogical application behavior where the end result differs from the expected result.

Examples: search returns the wrong results, clicking on a link takes you to page X instead of the intended page Y, etc.


Bugs that produce error messages or malfunctions of the application.

Examples: any error when trying to load a page, JavaScript error, the application hangs for a long time, the application crashes, etc.

Still can’t find what you’re looking for?

Contact Support