Recently I encountered the following issue:
I tried to use the Appium Inspector option to run my app on a remote real device in Sauce labs. I added all required capabilities, my Sauce Labs user name and Activity Key. However, when I start the session, the session gets successfully created on the phone, but it shows the default Appium website instead of installing my app.
What do I miss when I create the session?
I am adding photos how my capabilities look like and what the session look like:
Here is the documentation on running with a real device. You are missing a bunch of capabilities that they list, can you try adding them?
Thanks for the reply. You were right, I had some missing capabilities.
I read again very carefully the documentation and did some experiments to combine different capabilities.
I think I managed to make it work, so thank you again.
These are the working config capabilities:
“appium:deviceName”: “here I put ID of the real device in Sauce Labs”,