Automation is not always the best solution for software testing, the following are the list of problems with automation.

  1. Maintenance of the script is tedious.

  2. Change in technology will require changes in old scripts

  3. It is costly, ROI is not very high

  4. It is a long term activity so its not productive in short term

  5. Automation is good for maintenance project and not for the unstable project.

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