Testing AJAX-centric Google Map application using JMeter

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Most of the application now have partial page refresh instead of whole page loading. There are lot of asynchronous server requests made from within the client in Ajax-centric application.

Before start recording make sure you have imported your ApacheJMeterTemporaryRootCA.crt in Mozilla and you have set value of network.http.accept-encoding to true by typing about:config in mozilla address bar.

Step 1: Launch JMeter

Step 2: Select Template and click on Create.

Step 3: Right click on "HTTP(S) Test Script recorder" and enable it

Step 4: Save your test plan if not already saved

Step 5: Click on Start

Step 6: Open https://maps.google.com in Mozilla

Step 7: Perform some search

Step 8: Stop recording and run your test