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Is adding IDs to everything standard practice when using Selenium?

My team is using Selenium WebDriver and the QA team is having the developers add IDs to almost everything. Is that normal or is Selenium flexible enough that tests can be written with the markup that ...
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How to Code this SSL Certificate Dialog, with Selenium IEdriver “request for permission to use a key” IE 8 9 11

Can anyone help me with sample code please. I have to login with SSL client certificate to authenticate in IE, this UI only works in IE. I have this Autoit Script but the popup is not being read by ...
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How best to test file download links using Selenium

On a website I am testing we have various links that download PDF files to the users computer. Our selenium suite runs nightly on bamboo, if we were to download the various files overnight it ...
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Submit button not working in Selenium webdriver

When I launch ChromeDriver or IEDriver and click the submit button (manually and automatically), it does not send the inputs. It works outside of webdriver though, I can click the submit button and ...
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What are the Alternative tools for Selenium

I am looking for a tool that can help me automating the test cases on website, I am currently using selenium webdriver but It takes a lot of time to write down the test cases using webdriver, also ...
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Selendroid: Unable to launch selendroid & Observed “SessionNotCreatedException”

I have tried to start selenium using following code to relevant path on cmd prompt: java -jar selendroid-standalone-0.14.0-with-dependencies.jar -app selendroid-test-app-0.14.0.apk but i am ...
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Unable to enter the text in a text box

I am trying to enter the text in a textbox, but I am getting an error as follows org.openqa.selenium.InvalidElementStateException: Element must not be hidden, disabled or read-only Anybody can help ...
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Selenium webdriver wait not working during ajax call

Could someone plz help. I am automating a webpage which has an ajax call. I tried to implement webdriver to wait for ajax to complete using webdriver wait. It seems the the webpage automatically got ...
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Selenium: Page logo is replaced, need to verify if the new logo appears

I have a webpage, where there is an option to upload a new website logo. When the new logo is uploaded, it has the same element id that of the previous logo. I have written the automation script ...
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How to organize code in automation framework?

I am trying to figure out most readable way to organize my code (with POM) So far I have split out the following: Pages (methods for the specific pages) 'GoTo' pages (I don't need it but ...
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WebDriverWait until ExpectedCondition ElementVisible

I am creating an automation test framework for Selenium test using Page Object Model and Pagefactory. The website I am testing can create new pages that a person can write content to which is then ...
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How to log out in facebook using python selenium?

I want to know how to log out in facebook using python selenium. here's my code: from selenium import webdriver from selenium.webdriver.common.keys import Keys import time #from selenium folder ...
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Not able to click element using Selenium Webdriver

I am having this screen where i try to hover it after hovering the screen becomes drop down So i am not able to click on the screen using selenium webdriver. <td align="left" style="vertical-...
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How to handle multiple columns of Data from Excel using Apache POI for Selenium WebDriver

I am new to Selenium WebDriver and I am automating an end to end test. My doubt here is, all the data for the test is stored in an excel file which contains more than 15 columns of data. Each @Test ...
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Selenium IDE and Selenese scripts in Continuous Integration

Apologies if this is not the forum for such a generic question. As our organisation moves to an Agile project methodology, we need to be able to rapidly automate applications as they are built up ...
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I want to run Selenium IDE recorded tests consistently against several environemnts

Im looking to record automated tests against a web application using Selenium IDE. What I want to do is then run these tests automatically against various envs. Is this possible? From what i can ...
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Mouse hover Action - Unable to click hidden link

I am unable to click the hidden link ("WatchBanking") after using moveToElement(). WebElement lnkW2yB=dr.findElement(By.xpath("//a[@href='/personal/ways_to_bank/ways-to-bank-landing']")); Actions ...
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SetPageLoad Timeout not working for Selenium web driver

In my webdriver test, I have the below. Despite the SetPageLoadTimeout, the script is still executing the next line before allowing the page to load. driver.FindElement(By.LinkText("MySurvey"))....
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Selenium Cannot locate element

I am working on automation, while automating a form with number of drop-down's. The problem with me is, when run the code in maximize mode of window it gives me an Error: org.openqa.selenium....
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Need to validate a calendar application against invalid dates

I am testing a calendar application, which allows a user to select day, month and year, but the problem is the developers have not implemented any form of date validations, which means every month can ...
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Selenium Webdriver - finding element on IE 11

I'm trying to assert a 'name' on my page, to assure the right name is displayed: public static OpenQA.Selenium.By Name = (By.CssSelector("p")); Assert.AreEqual("Name", Global.driver.FindElement(...
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webdriver.support.select - Select doesn't interact with the element

Hello, I have the following select: <div class="col-xs-12 col-md-6"> <label class="ph_label pointer city"> <span class="l citylbl">City</span> <select class="cities custom-...
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How to Handle the File Upload dialog in Protractor for IE11?

I know the default answer to handling explorer.exe is to use AutoIT, but AutoIT utilizes Java Runtime to use the exported .exe to upload the file and close the dialog. My tests are all in Protractor ...
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How can I verify text exist within a table using Selenium IDE?

Using selenium IDE- I am looking for a way to locate and or verify a value in a table. There are more columns in the table, but I am only concerned with the first 4. Also the number of rows varies as ...
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How can I avoid conflicts running Selenium tests in parallel, when they must exercise an underlying REST API?

I have a web application which needs to be tested in multiple browsers in multiple environments (i.e. Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer in both Windows and Linux* (*with the obvious exception of ...
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How to run Junit test methods in parallel?

I need to run Junit test methods in a Class parallelly to save time using Threads. I have added the following code in my pom.xml file after referring to a website. please let me know what the next ...
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How to verify if a button is not clickable in Selenium (C#)?

Can anyone suggest a good method to use when you want to check if a element is NOT clickable. In one of my scripts, I'm trying to verify that a button clickable until a certain action is taken on the ...
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Testing Download Dialog Box with Selenium

I want to test (using selenium webdriver) if clicking a button causes the right file download dialog to appear. For the automated part of the test I don't have to download the actual file, checking ...
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Fluent Wait not working as expected

I observed fluent wait not identifying an element even though page is loaded completely and element is visible on the screen. For an example, I have an application with say page A and page B. On ...
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Testing Different User Setting's Effects On a Page

I am using Microsoft Visual Studio and Selenium to test a webpage. This particular website requires a user to login to the web page and based on some settings, some elements will be displayed and some ...
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Test Scenario for cookies in selenium webdriver

I want to work with cookies in my project, I don't know what will be the Test Scenario and Test Cases for it. Please help.
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How to identify element with knowledge of partial text for any tag (eg. div,span etc.) contains?

My source goes like this: <div name="something" id="something"....>IPS125</div> the number after IPS always changes. So I need to give the identification attribute as partial text "IPS"....
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Selenium RC + Hudson - test runs locally but times out when run with Hudson

I am facing a strange issue with Selenium RC. I have a test which runs perfectly fine when I run my selenium server manually on the default port. The test passes in seconds. However since my tests are ...
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Selenium: Incorrect drop down option selected

While passing a value, system selects a different value from the drop down in selenium web driver. Following is the code written:- driver.findElement(By.xpath(".//*[@id='...
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Selenium_Copying entire column from excel without using iterator

Am new to selenium and I have the following query. Query: Am working in a project where I need to copy 4000 values from an excel in a single go and I need to paste that in the list box of application....
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Selenium webdriver-Not able to click on button which becomes visible on hovering only

Here I'm using LinkedIn for the learning purpose & want to perform the action on Edit profile=> Work experience=> Add position. Here "Add position" button comes under work experience which becomes ...
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How to press CONTROL key & Select multiple values 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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How to read data from excel sheet using Codeception for Acceptance test

I am creating a framework to test a website. For that, I am using codeception framework and writing acceptance test. But I want to read the data or values (lets say for login and password) from an ...
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Java code inside a test case

In my code the daily emails generated by java code. Is it possible to write pure java code inside a Selenium IDE automation test case?
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How to configure css or xpath for below code

I need to configure xpath or css for selection under red border i.e a name contains "Patient List"
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How do you block Google Analytics from Selenium automated visits?

Basically, we have a javascript integration on client's webpages. We don't have much (or any) control of the deployed environment, hence the only way to test our integration is truly working is using ...
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Selenium - the text entered via sendKeys() should convert to double and double value be used

In my web app, all values on the form save on losing focus from the field. But after I enter a value in one field, it checks if that value entered is within the allowable range. Example: The app will ...
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Selenium Web Driver Drop Down List Testing With Div tag in java

I am new to automated testing with Selenium Web Driver I am not able to work out how to test drop down lists without using the select command. I tried using xpath, select by id, class name, css ...
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CSS locator for body text between span tags in selenium

How do I build a CSS locator for the "Add Photos/Video" text between the span tags. I need to perform a click event on this element.
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Getting a stale element exception (Selenium - Java)

I am using Selenium via Java. I am running into a stale element exception and I can't seem to identify the issue. I am interacting with a carousel (see image below). I have placed all the vehicles, ...
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Help Finding image in Sikuli X in Java

I am having an issue trying to find an image on the screen, I tried doing it in two different ways and it doesn't seem to work for me. I am trying to do this with Appium running on IOS simulator which ...
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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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AjaxElementLocatorFactory = Implicit or Explicit

I'm looking for solution in page factory to wait. I don't want to use something like Implicit wait, but something like Explicit. I read about AjaxElementLocatorFactory, but I'm not sure that it ...
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Unable to open Chrome WebDriver in another language

I'd really like to write a Selenium WebDriver test that verifies text is localized. The localization code bases the strings it displays on navigator.language (or navigator.userLanguage for IE). I ...
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What advantages and disadvantages to do the major browsers have when automating web applications

I am having trouble choosing a good browser when automating a web application. Among the browsers I have considered are Firefox, Chrome, Safari, PhantomJS I am particularly looking for comparisons ...