Selenium 2 is the second major release of Selenium, an open source framework for testing web applications. A major difference between Selenium 1 and Selenium 2 is the latter's use of WebDriver.

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Selenium form input sendKeys doesn't always work under IE

We're trying to use Selenium 2.0b3 to verify behavior of a Java web site we've recently acquired from a third party. The site often uses AJAX to plop HTML replacements onto the page. Internet ...
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Selenium Grid2 - IOException thrown while closing Closeable.

I am executing my Selenium tests against a Grid server, hosted on a different machine. My grid invocation is (bat file): cd c:\ start java -jar c:\selenium-server-standalone-2.46.0.jar -role hub ...
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How to find the element for below code in WebDriver?

I am using Selenium Webdriver in C#. I am trying to find the element for below given Angular code. "<div class="ViewMenu" ng-class="{'selectedViewMenu':SearchObj.param.View=='Videos'}" ...
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Need help to get drop down in a list (phpunit+selenium2)

I am new in Phpunit and selenium2. Need help to get all the values of drop-down in a list. <select id="month" class="_5dba" title="Month" name="birthday_month" aria-label="Month"> <option ...
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Unable to open the specified URL on a real device while running Selenium tests using ios-driver

I am trying to automate mobile web testing using ios-driver on an iPhone 6 plus (real device). The Safari browser opens but the specified URL (google.com in this case) is not opened (i.e. only ...
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Running Selenium webdriver scripts in android device (Samsung galaxy tab)-Portrait mode

I have been stuck in an issue while running selenium webdriver script in android device -Portrait mode. Script is running successfully in landscape mode but when we run the same script in android ...
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How To Handle Dynamic Changing IDs In XPath?

Example : //div[@id='post-body-3647323225296998740']/div[1]/form[1]/input[1] In this XPath id "3647323225296998740" Is changing every time when reloading the page. How to handle this type of ...
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How can we generate unique distinct users for parallel tests with selenium?

How can we generate unique distinct users for parallel tests with selenium WebDriver and java or Javascript. Suppose, in google create an account action I have to pass firstname, lastname, username ...
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How to verify images in selenium WebDriver?

WebDriver does not provide direct any function to image verification, but we can verify images by taking two screen shots of whole web page using “TakesScreenshot” webdriver function, one at script ...
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How to validate if PDF is loaded or not in Selenium Webdriver?

I have a link in Website which will redirect to PDF document after clicking I would like to check if PDF is loaded in the browser or not using selenium I do not want to compare the text/content in ...
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Is use of priority in TestNG a good approach?

I'm assigning priority to each test method in a specific class under my automation project. My senior reviewed the script I wrote and mentioned to me that do not use priority instead use the xml to ...
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Unable to scroll down to bottom of div with data loading dynamically

<div id="findingTblBody" class="tablebody" infinite-scroll-distance="2" infinite-scroll="loadMoreData()" style="width: 819px;"> I want to scroll to bottom of div mentioned above. I am trying ...
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The Automated test can be executed paralleled by Jenkins, how to make a standalone file for it

I am using the maven-surefire-plugin with selenium grid and the test can be executed by Jenkins paralleled. I have using the multi-thread method in the code but that parallel can only be executed from ...
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Unable to open Safari app on iPhone simulator while running Selenium test using ios-driver

I am trying to automate mobile web testing using ios-driver. The safari browser does not open even though the simulator launches. The configuration as shown on terminal by running the command java ...
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Which locator do you use with Selenium: CSS or XPath?

I have heard that, when using Selenium, the CSS Locator has better performance than the XPath Locator. Which Locator do you use in your tests? Have you seen a great performance improvement when ...
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How to get entered text from textbox when value is empty in selenium using java?

Just I am trying to get entered text from the text field when value is empty. Below is my HTML: <input type="text" style="width: 203px" value="" maxlength="32" name="firstName"/> I tried ...
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How to read Data from XML file and compare the Data with Database Tables as an output using Selenium?

I have to test more than 250 feeds which contains of listing data. Hence, the goal is Download feeds file from existing legacy system which is in XML format and then compare the values with ...
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Getting 'org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException' - how to fix?

I'm getting this error: Exception in thread "main" org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException: Unable to locate element Why am I getting this WebDriver exception and how can I fix it?
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Escape key for Safari using Selenium

I am using Selenium webdriver (Java) and ran into a problem. I made the method, public void escape() { Actions action = new Actions(driver); ...
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Using Selenium Webdriver with Windows Authentication

I'm attempting to create some selenium tests for a website that requires windows authentication. I got my first test up and running fairly easily, but it pauses as soon as the system prompts for ...
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Select multiple options and selection values will come from Excel

What I am trying to do is select multiple options from this example site while holding CTRL http://www.htmlcodetutorial.com/forms/_SELECT_MULTIPLE.html The multiple selection values would come from ...
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What do I need to do if dropdown takes more time to populate 1st element from dropdown list?

What do I need to do if drop down take time to populate 1st element from drop down list? Select Cdropdown = new Select(driver.findElement(By.xpath("//select[@id='ClientId']"))); ...
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PHPUnit Selenium2TestCase BadMethodCallException

I have installed selenium-server-standalone-2.33.0.jar, phpUnit, selenium extension for phpUnit. This test runs ok: $this->url('/'); $this->assertEquals('my title',$this->title()); But ...
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Selenium2 assert questions

I've recently started converting my automation suites from WatiN to Selenium2. In both cases, I've been using C#. Although these may seem like simple questions, I've been searching for answers for ...
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Same button is on 2 pages,but on one of the page its not clickable by selenium

The button is visible on UI and isdisplayed() is telling its displaying, but only the problem is, selenium is not clicking this button. The same button is placed on 2 pages, on first page its ...
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Where can I find information on getting started with Selenium 2?

Some background. I am a long time WatiN coder, and have been since I first looked at Selenium a few versions ago, and decided that it didn't meet my needs, and then went with WatiN. I now want to ...
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Anyone find value migrating to NightWatch from Python Selenium API?

My dilemma, I have tons of tests and experience on the Python API to Selenium and webdriver. But, my dev team is big time javascript fans who think everything should be built under node/js. I want to ...
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What is the difference between jUnit & TestNG?

I want to know difference between Junit & TestNG. Which one is useful for Tester?
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How to select li element in selenium

I want to select "India (+91)" from dropdown Can anyone help me with this?
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Unable to select text from dropdown - Gmail.com Month Dropdown

Im also facing the same error. Unable to select Birthday, Gender & Location in gmail signup page. I'm using Selenium Webdriver. Please find the below code for birthday. new Select ...
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xpath - element is not located even when I construct the xpath

element is not found //HTML Code <input type="text" maxlength="61" style="width:185px;" value="" name="name73652d80" onblur="fieldTrack(this); "/> input type="text" onblur="fieldTrack(this);" ...
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Suppose there are five Browser windows opened, how to find the third one and close it through web driver?

Suppose there are five Browser windows opened, how to find the third one and close it through web driver? Please I'm request you to all of you don't consider this question as a opinion based. I have ...
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How to locate xpath for given tag?

I am trying to automate one of site and the below are the html code for same <a href="http://register.rediff.com/register/register.php?FormName=user_details">Create a Rediffmail ...
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Unable to run Appium Version 1.3.6-(Ophiuchus) on Yosemite for Testing Android App on real device

These are my settings: My SDK path: -/usr/local/adt-bundle-mac-x86_64-20140702/sdk My APK path -/usr/local/adt-bundle-mac-x86_64-20140702/sdk/platform-tools/Setmore.apk Given Package name, Launch ...
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How to use pagefactory in POM? why we pass parameters in pagefactory? [duplicate]

While developing a script using Page Object Model, we use PageFactory.initElements(driver,this) to initialize the webelement. How this is done and why we pass parameters 'driver' and 'this' ?
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What is the procedure to start Safari browser?

I'm new & started working on selenium from last month. I was successfully running script on FF & chrome. but when I started to run same script on Win safari It gives browser initilization ...
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Getting and logging the selenium version used in a groovy project

I'm using Selenium in my Groovy application as a Maven dependency. Now I'm looking for a way to log the used Selenium Version to the console. I tried this: BuildInfo info = new BuildInfo(); def ...
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Selenium - How to get table rows visible in the dialogbox?

In a Selenium Junit test, for a table with 'n' rows in a dialog box of a webpage, I am able to calculate number of rows using Table.size() (Table is a List of elements which finds elements with tag ...
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How to sort Calendar dates using Selenium?

I have a situation with automation testing. The situation is, I am adding files with different dates as filename and need to keep those files in descending order and the files with no date goes in ...
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Test recording with Selenium IDE vs manual programming test framework

I'm just beginner in this field. I have already created simple tests using Selenium in .NET environment together with NUnit. I also hard coded the same or similar tests for my framework. My question ...
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How to handle sub child windows(more than 3) using Selenium Web Driver with Java

I am using Selenium Webdriver with Java, and I need help handling sub child windows. I have to handle four child windows. Main window- Child window- Grand child - (to reach 5 child windows) I ...
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“Element is not currently visible and so may not be interacted with” when locating element by CssSelector/helptext [closed]

I faced an issue with locating the element. Currently it's impossible to locate it by CssSelector/helptext, but it's located by CssSelector/Id without issues Here's the element <span ...
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Store result file dynamically

I'm using selenium selenium-server-standalone-2.53.0.jar file. java -jar selenium-server-standalone-2.53.0.jar -userExtensions user-extensions.js -trustAllSSLCertificates -htmlsuite "*firefox" ...
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Software to Build a Selenium POM

I have a basic script that parses through HTML and creates a basic POM based on Inputs, Selects etc. It does a decent job but I was curious if there is any 'professional' or popularly used pieces that ...
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Webdriver not navigating to passed in URL

I am using Selenium Webdriver with Firefox (although the same behaviour occurs in IE and Chrome). I have been using driver.navigate().to().(""); and it was working fine for me. I am passing in ...
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How to handle dynamically changing id in dropdown and if I select class then it shows three matching nodes

html snippet: <div id="isc_PT" class="selectItemText" tabindex="5637" style="width:123px;height:12px;overflow:hidden;text-overflow:ellipsis;white-space:nowrap;" $9a="$9d" $89="isc_SelectItem_8" ...
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driver.getWindowHandle() doesn't work after multiple iterations

driver.getWindowHandle() object is not returning a value when I execute the script multiple times. OS: Win 7 32 Bit IE : 11 Selenium: 2.53.0 IEDriverServer: 2.53.0 First time it is returning ...
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Is Parallel Testing possible in Cucumber with TestNG?

I am trying to implement Cucumber-JVM with testNG and I need to execute the scripts in parallel with multiple browsers. Is Parallel Testing possible in Cucumber? If Yes, Can any one help me on this?
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Is it possible to stop page loading on the browser using selenium web-driver?

I searched online, but couldn't find anything about how to stop page loading over a browser using selenium web-driver. Any idea for the same?
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Desktop Application testing using selenium

Is it possible to test desktop applications using selenium? Suppose we have a simple application like gtalk. A desktop application, can we automate that application with selenium.