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Accept SSL certificates in Selenium Opera C#

I am trying to launch an Opera web driver, but whenever I go to the homepage of the site under test, I get certificate errors. I have tried using the CapabilityType.AcceptSslCertificates = true: ...
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How to automate a download popup in browsers other than firefox in linux and Mac?

For automating a download popup in Firefox, we use Firefox Profile and for other browsers I've used AutoIt. Is there any other way to work around it in windows? And coming to the main question, I've ...
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-browserTimeout does not seem to change timeout

I am running a selenium server on my local machine and passing in a suite of selenese tests (the browser is being run on a virtual display with Xvfb) DISPLAY=:99 \ java -jar ...
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Exception in thread “main” java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError

I am trying to do this: http://www.softwareishard.com/blog/firebug/automate-page-load-performance-testing-with-firebug-and-selenium/ Below is the screenshot taken from eclipse package ...
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integration of Selenium Java testNG framework with .net framework

I have designed a framework in java using selenium by testNG framework. My question is can we integrate the entire framework with C# .net framework (Another framework for same application using .net ...
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How to select options from <Input> based dropdown menus in Selenium?

The website I'm testing has been built with Visual Studio C#. The dropdown menus I'm to test don't use the usual format of: <select> <option>...</option> ... ... ...
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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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Showing Null pointer exception can you please help me check code below

Test: package com.digitalmqc.automation.ff.projectstests; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.support.PageFactory; import org.testng.annotations.Test; import ...
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Required parameters but none were supplied error

Can someone help me on how to fix the error and run the script? public class ExcelCapture { public WebDriver driver; String filePath = ...
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How to revert the changes made by selenium in a tear down process?

I am in a situation where I have to revert all the changes which I made while testing the application. Is there any way of doing this in Testng? Suppose if I have added something into the ...
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How to launch Safari Driver in Selenium?

I'm trying to launch Safari Driver, but it gives error while launching. Which is the exact procedure to launch Safari? could you please explain? package configuration; import ...
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Selenium IDE - Actual use- seeking a practical example

What is the actual use of Selenium IDE? Apart from playback and record How can we use this tool to check the validations of a simple login form in website?
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How to access a web page INPUT element using selenium python

Below is my website content <input type="text" title="Query for bugs (&quot;Go box&quot;) [Alt-K]" name="Go" id="GoText" size="23" onkeypress="GoBoxKeypress(event)" ...
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How to run multiple test cases without running before and after class again and again

I want to know how run multiple files without running the before class() again and again. E.g.: Consider i am writing test case for GMail login.java : Which contains complete testing of the login ...
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Selenium HtmlUnit: How do I disable JS errors?

I have been working on a script for hours and I can't seem to figure out a way to make headless and automated automated. WebDriver driver = new HtmlUnitDriver( ...
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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 using ...
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What is the use of waitForPageLoad() method in Framework when our test scripts don't execute unless the page is loaded by default

public void waitForPageLoad(WebDriver driver){ while(true){ String page_status =(String)((JavascriptExecutor)driver).executeScript("return document.readyState"); ...
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Advice for manual tester moving to working in automated testing [duplicate]

I am seeking some solid career advice from experienced Test Engineers or QA Analysts around this forum. My background:I have been a test engineer with Quality Assurance, Business, and EDI in ...
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Implications of UI testing in Linux instead of Windows

I'm currently working on parallelizing my Selenium tests using Selenium Grid and Docker. Right now my test suite is running on Chrome in Windows - the issue is that Docker can only create Linux ...
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How to verify whether selected item is exist in another page? (Ecommerce application)

I am trying to verify selected item is exists in another (Cart/Shopping Bag) page, for EX: I am buying one/many items from application and then I will move all the items to Cart/Shopping Bag, here I ...
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Porting Selenium test from Firefox driver to HTMLUnit driver

I am trying to convert my selenium test from Firefox browser to HTMLUnit driver. But, when I try to run the HTMLUnit test , it gives me error for XPATH. The Firefox browser test runs absolutely fine. ...
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What are good automated testing resources? [duplicate]

As a Beginner, i am performing Manual Testing very well. But when it comes to automated testing, I have struggled somewhat. I have used Load Runner fairly well. i am trying to learn more about using ...
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verify element padding using Galen Framework

I am in process of evaluating Galen as UI automation framework. I am blocked at one point where Galen is unable to give correct results in case of padding around an element. This is the sample DOM. ...
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Automated integration testing spanning multiple services

I am working on a project in which we keep one wiki platform in sync with the content of other. The way we do this is a document edit on 'Wiki A' kicks of a data flow pipeline that transforms data ...
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How to send key '(' and '!' to Selenium Web Driver?

I was trying to do write a test a case for a website that takes in the Java code , compiles it and runs it. However, while writing the test case , the text-area that takes input did not have all the ...
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Running application doesn't execute any code but opens a new window

I am trying a build an automated testing framework, using Selenium WebDriver to simply login a website. However, when I run the following code, the only thing that happens is a new internet explorer ...
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Is there a similar tool to Selenium? [closed]

Do you know any application that is similar as Selenium, both commerical and open source? Can you recommend me any application except Selenium?
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How to find the xpath locator for logout button?

We are currently working on a selenium project. Can you guys help me to find the xpath locator for the logout button in the application? Below is a screenshot of the code for the element for which ...
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Handling A Popup

So I have to upload a document, and the popup for file explorer loads and my code can find the document I need, but how do I then switch back to my original browser? Here is the code: ...
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Need to get the value from h1 tag

Need xpath for the below script where i need to store the number 3: <div class="col-xs-4"> <div class="col-xs-8"> <small class="stat-label"> <a style="color:#fff;" ...
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how to use drag and drop across frames

I tried to drag to drop an element from a frame to a non frame . I know this is repetitive question in stackoverflow, but I did not get any correct answer for the same question. Requesting your help ...
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Executing large number of test cases

I have 120 test cases in my project. All those test cases are running on a live site. Here I configured all these 120 test cases in a single suite (TestNG.xml) file. It's taking 4 to 5 hours to ...
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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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using @parameter annotation in testng test case throwing exception

@BeforeClass @Parameters("folderName") public void setUp(String folderName) { createLogger(this.getClass().getSimpleName(),folderName); configureDriver(); } @AfterClass public void tearDown() ...
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Rubymine / Cucumber: Tests run fine, but are shown as “Failed to start” in Event Log

I have several Cucumber tests that are running fine (I closely watch them), all pass, and everything works good. But Event Log in Rubymine keeps showing all the tests that pass in this way: Failed to ...
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Protecting credentials in Selenium project

Is there a method and/or best practice for protecting credentials in a Selenium project using Java? The two main ones for my application will be user credentials for logging into the site, and DB ...
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Is writing unit tests difficult for me as a QA engineer?

I currently work as a QA engineer and work a lot with Java, Selenium and test automation. But, unit tests are something the developers have been doing and something that I fear. Is it difficult? Do ...
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TestNG.java.lang.NullPointerException running second @Test

It runs first test, but then I'm getting null pointer exception when running Edit Profile test. Not sure why. I globally declared public driver. Please help. Thanks package test; import ...
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Which has the better support for Selenium, Python or Ruby? [closed]

I need to use Selenium to do some automating testing. Which language has better support for Selenium? That is, once a new version of Selenium is released, And I can get the newest version binding on ...
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What language is required when learning Selendroid?

I want to learn Selendroid. I do not know what language I need to know before starting with selendroid. I know selenium using Java. For selendroid, do I have to learn android?
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Selenium: How to access the same session in a new window?

I have search throughout the internet but none of the answers I found have a clear solution. I am using selenium webdriver with Java. My test needs to verify when you save your login information ...
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How to run a specific test case from a suite in jenkins

I have 120 test cases and I execute all these test cases through a pom.xml (maven) file in jenkins. Now if I want to execute just one of these 120 test cases, how can I do that? Is there any way to ...
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Error seen while automating the Gmail page. Pls help!

While running the following code: package prac.sample; import org.openqa.selenium.*; import org.openqa.selenium.firefox.*; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import ...
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Can I copy data from a CSV file and use it in a website using only Selenium IDE

Right now I'm running selenium test script in which I have get data from a CSV file and paste in a site.So can I copy data from a CSV file and paste in a test script in Selenium IDE. It would be of ...
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Is there a name for automated tools that work from screenshots like Sikuli or Monkeyrunner with tools like Selenium?

I have a list of GUI testing tools, and I want to separate the tools that are 'based on screenshots' like Sikuli or Monkeyrunner that others that interact directly with the elements of SUT, like ...
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How to read date value from a calendar through selenium ide

There is a calendar object in the web page, not developed internally. It's a datetime picker. How do I read the selected value from it through selenium ide? Thanks in advance guys.
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Firefinder doesn't find element but Firebug or Selenium IDE do

I have a problem with finding web elements in my web application. When I use Selenium IDE everything is ok, the element can be found. In Firebug or Chrome developer tools is ok as well (element is ...
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How to scroll to bottom of page in Selenium IDE?

I'm not a QA person, just a front end developer. I'm using the Selenium IDE plugin for the Firefox browser to make some simple tests. The site I'm making the tests for uses ajax to bring in new ...
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Get runtime property for the same element

When we enter text in google search textbox it auto-suggest the options, the objects changes. Now I want to click the Search button which was earlier Google Search. I have created the Google Search ...
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How to set up selenium tests so that if one fails, the others still run?

To give some context I am building a testing system with Selenium, nUnit and Visual Studio in c# that will allow me to test a number of websites one after another. The issue I have is that all of the ...