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is_displayed with python and web driver

So when my test pass it will show the "yeah" word in the end, however when it fails , it will only show and exception NoSuchelement and the word "Failed" will not show up anywhere. its like else ...
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Finding grandparent of an element using xpath in selenium

I want to click the parent of an element if the text within the child matches a certain string. I am using contains to find the text and :xpath,"../../" to find the parent. Here is ruby code: ...
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Is there a captureNetworkTraffic implementation in Selenium 2 via webdriver?

If yes, how is it called, or where can I find more info about it? (I'm not talking about using WebDriverBackend.) If not, what alternatives are there?
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Does Selenium depend on internet speed

I have a small question regarding selenium automation. I am using selenium automation for one website(live). Does its performance depend on internet speed?
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Is it a bad practice to use implicit wait in Selenium Webdriver? Should one use only explicit wait?

I was reading up on implicit and explicit waits and found the following two statements: Implicit wait is not considered a good practice because different browsers have different loading times and ...
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Which can be better to work with Selenium WebDriver - Java or Python? [closed]

I have start learning Selenium WebDriver, but i am confused between Java and Python. Which language should i choose? I do have basic ideas of Core Java but haven't wrote a single piece of code with ...
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How to do performance testing of dynamic website?

I want to check a weather data is rendered in a page or not dynamically when page is loaded in html.Also wanted to know weather data that has appended dynamically is valid or not.Wanted to know how ...
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Free/Sample Selenium test suites (code) for Open Source projects

I am a student and for learning purpose I am looking for following: Open source projects who have a ready-made selenium test-suite, free for others to use can be any sort of web application, in any ...
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Selenium C# 4.0 release says you can hide the command prompt - how do you actually do it?

I'm updating to version 2.40 and was looking at the change log. http://selenium.googlecode.com/git/dotnet/CHANGELOG It says "Now provide an option to hide command prompt window for driver service ...
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How do I start the Internet Explorer WebDriver for Selenium in Python?

I had a devil of a time figuring this out. It wasn't documented on the web anywhere I could find. I ended up reading the webdriver init.py to find out.
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Is mail testing with selenium possible?

We have merely just had a kick off meeting for a new project that I am required to automate ASAP. The project is essentially a "mailbox project", if you will, and I have no idea as to where to start ...
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Question: C# Selenium: Read rows from html table until the last row is found, and Store in array

The following snapshot is what I see when I do a view of class and Ids in using IE Developer tool. It consists of a table and inside the table there are links. I need to read all the link names, and ...
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Testing pdf/excel content with C#

Our site has a good number of reports that are using SSRS,Crystal and Excel. We are using C# with Selenium WebDriver. I have been searching for the best practices and best ways and tools to test the ...
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Question about the Selenium getTitle() Method

In some instances, the getTitle() method does not work for me. Take a look. @Test public void testTitleReliability() { driver.get("https://www.google.com"); boolean title = ...
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page elements are not visible after the page completes its loading

I am working on webdriverjs + Nodejs for selenium automation for one of the project.I am facing an Issue with login page ,when the home page loads successfully after clicking on login link,login page ...
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How to Implement Page Object and Page Factory Pattern in Selenium Webdriver?

I am a beginner in learning selenium Webdriver. I am not able to understand how page object and factory models works and how it can be beneficial? Kindly help me explain it with detailed explanation. ...
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Firefox browser launches blank when the tests via Selenium

I have created a simple test that launches browser and calls a URL. This works fine in IE but when I select Firefox (FF) browser it opens blank. See the code snippet below. The issue is similar to ...
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Mobile application testing

I am new to "Mobile application testing" and I googled and got appium and selandroid. I want to learn mobile application testing and I have experience selenium webdriver with java. Queries are: I ...
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Help with else if statement Webdriver Selenium

I have this code below which seems to not go to the else if statement. It runs the first part but never seems to go to part 2, if element 1 is already selected. Thanks if ...
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latin characters getting displayed as junk characters from the webdriver getText() command

I have a requirement where I am trying to automate the registration form which is in French language, while automating I am trying to get the text of the error messages which are in French(localised) ...
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How to change the Text of a IWebElement of Selenium in C#

The Title pretty much explains everything. I'm searching for a way to change let's say <h1 id="title">Title<h1> to <h1 id="title">Nothing<h1> I'm kind of desperate since ...
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TestNG with Selenium Data and Keyword Driven Framework

I am new to TestNG. I'm using Hybrid Framework For Automation Testing, it's Hybrid Architecture based, in which Keyword(Java Methood name) and data is provided in Excel sheet, and based on that ...
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Page Object Design: Is there a Javascript equivalent to Ruby gem “site_prism”

I'd like to know if there is a framework in Javascript (NodeJS) for Protractor which supports a clean way to define the Page Object Elements on a Page Object as site_prism does. I've already checked ...
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CKeditor Recording Problem Selenium IDE

I cannot record CKeditor actions in Selenium IDE. I have added the following commands in my test case, but my problem is that on my page I have a button to save/send some data (from ckeditor too) and ...
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Using Allure framework with Selenium webdriver tests for better reporting.

I am using Selenium webdriver for automation. I have around 200 scripts ready and now i need a good reporting tool to generate reports. I recently heard about Allure framework, which is an open source ...
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Selenium 2.0 WebDriver: Clearing Session Data

Is there a way to clear out session data for a driver instance in WebDriver? My code is written in C# (and NUnit), but I'm not picky on the language for the answer.
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What to do when waiting for an element to appear isn't enough?

I am writing selenium tests, and following the convention of using Webdriver Waits to have the webdriver poll for an object before it tries to interact with it. I am frequently finding my tests are ...
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Selenium2 / WebDriver: How to click an <i> element in an <a> element?

I got stuck for the below code.it has an edit icon for which code are follows: <a href="#tradeModal" id="tradeModalEdit" data-toggle="modal" class="pull-right" style="margin-left: 12px;" ...
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how to run concurrent users using different browsers in selenium for LogIn script

I have created login scripts using hub and nodes. execute command to start selenium server Started a Hub along with selenium server. Started multiple Nodes. Worked on scripts and run for Firefox. ...
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What's the difference between Selenium IDE, RC, 2, and WebDriver?

Selenium seems to have a lot of different components and the website does not explain them very well and I'm still a bit confused which is which. What's the difference or purpose between: Selenium ...
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selenium webdriver getting error as with implicitlyWait was undefined

package mypackage; import java.util.List; import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit; import org.openqa.selenium.*; import org.openqa.selenium.firefox.FirefoxDriver; import ...
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Selenium: How to click at x,y coordinates?

I want to click at x, y coordinates like 52, 216-52, 295. How can this be done using Selenium? (I am using Mac OSX 10.8.5 with Selenium 2.40.0 and Firefox version 29.0)
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Test Automation Engineer, no record-playback?

I want to become a test automation engineer in the future. The thing that is concerning me is this: I have always thought that test automation is using record-playback to test different application. ...
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Example selenium project in C#?

Does anyone know of a good place to download a selenium project that was written in C#? I've been doing automation for the past ~1.5 years and i'm interested to see what other people are doing. How ...
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How to find element using contains in xpath

can anyone please help me how to use contains in my xpath? My xpath changes all the time when users are added, so I can't find element using xpath. This is my xpath: ...
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Selendroid: Unable to launch selendroid.shows following error

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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Web browser (in)compatibility with Selenium WebDriver

Very often, when my local or remote instance of Firefox is automatically updated, it stops working with the most recent version of Selenium WebDriver. They simply become incompatible until next ...
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Not able to click in Selenium Webdriver. Getting a NoSuchElementException

I got my code ready in Selenium IDE and exported it to Selenium Webdriver (JUnit 4). My code was working perfectly in Selenium IDE but an issue has arose after my migration to Selenium Webdriver. ...
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How to identify the status of a toggle button?

I have some thing like there is a toggle button of having "Show" and "Hide" as values, I want to know the status of the button before i am going to perform some action on this toggle button. The code ...
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Controlling database state in Selenium UI Testing

We have a big test suit with around 300+ tests. Now a days we are manually restoring database and creating few Data Objects and hard coding some data to feed into the tests. However, there are a lot ...
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Volume Testing Using Selenium

Issue: A code change to how our Instagram feed works on the Y page resulted in a memory overflow under production traffic volume, that did not occur in lower (QA / Preview) traffic volume. When the ...
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Get element by cursor position in selenium

I'm writing an auto testing framework using Selenium.I am trying to Locate which element my cursor is pointing to. for eg. there are two textbox textbox1 and textbox2. if I perform a tab swift ...
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Retrieve the CSS value using Selenium

CSS style sheet: background: url("/olam/images/brand30/usage_meter/green-vertical.png") repeat-x scroll 0 0 rgba(0, 0, 0, 0); I want to retrieve the URL, tried using below : String cssValue = ...
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Webdriver -> how to check something in txt file open in firefox?

My problem: 1) open http://www.webscorer.com/resources/templatestart using firefox 2) click on txt file 3) using autoIt on dialog box I check 'open in firefox' 4) txt file opens in new firefox ...
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how to get the count of elements in list box [duplicate]

working on selenium + java,. can any one help me... I have a drop down list box, and need to get the number of elements in the list box. <select id="id"> <option ...
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How to test Image carousel

I would like to test an Image carousel using Selenium C# An example of the type of the type of carousel can be found here: http://bxslider.com/ Maybe the test could click on the next image, assert ...
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How to schedule a Selenium application to run periodically?

I am working on a Selenium application. As per our requirement it must run every 5 minutes. How can I achieve this?
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Send email in Gmail using Selenium [duplicate]

I am trying to send email using Selenium , but I failed to locate the To field and email body. This my code: @Test public void createEmail(){ WebDriver driver= new FirefoxDriver(); ...
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Sometimes can't able to select the options from drop down webdriver/java [duplicate]

I can able to activate the drop down and able to select the value from it sometimes but sometimes i can't able to select the option for the drop down and i am facing an timeout error. Code: ...