Welcome to Chutzpah - A JavaScript Test Runner

Pronunciation: hutz·pah

Chutzpah is an open source JavaScript test runner which enables you to run unit tests using QUnit, Jasmine, Mocha, CoffeeScript and TypeScript.

For comments, praise, complaints you can reach me on twitter at @mmanela

Chutzpah supports the QUnit, Jasmine and Mocha testing frameworks.
Chutzpah uses the PhantomJS headless browser to run your tests.

Notice: Known issue and workaround if you have both NVidia and Intel video drivers

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  1. What do I need to use this?
  2. What can Chutzpah do?
  3. How do I use Chutzpah?
  4. How can I use it with RequireJS?
  5. How can I use it with TypeScript?
  6. How can I use it with CoffeeScript?
  7. How to build the code?
  8. How can I contribute to this project?


Visual Studio integration
  • Visual Studio 2010
  • Visual Studio 2012 Update 3
  • Visual Studio 2013


Runs JavaScript unit tests from the command line


Run JavaScript unit tests from inside of Visual Studio

  • Right click menu to run tests

  • Shows test results in Error window

  • Shows test results in Ouput window

  • Integrates into VS 2012 Unit Test Explorer

Last edited Mar 11 at 7:13 PM by mmanela, version 89