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What all use cases we can automate in localization testing_selenium

We have a PHP web application, with base language English and native support for Japanese & Chinese. We want to automate some part of it's localization testing, such as Link text, button text ...
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How to handle file upload and download using Robot Class?

I'm trying to build a framework using Selenium. There is a scenario where I need to download a file, and there is another where I need to upload one. I've gone through the option in AutoIt, but it ...
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unable to find element

I have the following code //import java.io.IOException; //import org.apache.bcel.generic.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.support.ui.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.By; ...
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Specflow and selenium, best practice for passing page objects between steps?

I am wondering what the best way to structure context injection is. I know that page objects should be instantiated / disposed of as they are needed (don't initialize all page objs at the start of a ...
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How to minimize the browser window which was launched via Selenium Webdriver?

How can I minimize the browser window which has been launched via Selenium Webdriver? I see that there is a method to maximize (documentation), but I cannot find the converse for minimize. I have ...
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How to Run tests in parallel with Spinach BDD framework?

Currently in our company we use Spinach as a BDD framework and test runner for our automated acceptance tests. We also use Selenium as a browser driver, Capybara as an additional layer on top of it ...
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Reporting for Python tests built using PyUnit

I am looking for a good reporting tool for Python tests-specifically the one which supports Python 3.0+, with Selenium, built using the default PyUnit framework. So far I have come across only one ...
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I'm getting error while executing selenium programs

import java.io.IOException; import org.apache.bcel.generic.Select; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.WebElement; import org.openqa....
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When running Selenium tests on another machine, page element renders offscreen so tests fail

My test cases are successfully executing through the terminal and Maven in my local environment but when I run the tests in a Jenkins job, they fail due to the browser size. (I have taken a screenshot ...
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unable to take screen shot using webdriver [closed]

import java.io.IOException; import org.apache.commons.io.FileUtils; import org.eclipse.jetty.server.Response.OutputType; import org.openqa.selenium.TakesScreenshot; import org.openqa.selenium....
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How to get an active window title between two browser tabs/windows using Selenium Java

I can switch between two tabs/windows but my requirement is to know or get active window between them. In my project, on a click of a webElement of a page a random pop(tab/window) gets opened and I ...
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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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PDF Automation using URL opened in Selenium, not a new URL

Currently im using Selenium Webdriver for c# and PDFBox to automate the PDF text of a report. Now, using PDFBox, we have the ability to parse a pdf given a URL link, with URL = new URL("link of pdf");....
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Looking for a HEADLESS C# Selenium automatic nightly regression test solution

The WHY: I am looking for options and possible full solutions if someone has already done something similar. I am testing web-based applications using C# Selenium with VS2015 by writing tests that ...
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What are features of the Selenium Test framework that are not present in other tools? [closed]

I have recently joined a company and we are looking to standardize our testing frameworks and tools across multiple (many legacy) products. Because of this, I'm seriously considering the Selenium ...
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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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Jenkins fails to start Chrome

I am working on Jenkins to run my scripts but I am facing the following issue: Running TestSuite Starting ChromeDriver 2.20.353124 (035346203162d32c80f1dce587c8154a1efa0c3b) on port 7652 Only ...
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Selenium WebDriver sometimes fails to connect to the browser when running tests in headless mode

I'm experiencing timeouts when Webdriver connects to the Chrome browser in headless acceptance tests setup on Linux. I'm using the following setup to run the tests: Vagrant machine with Ubuntu 14....
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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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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( BrowserVersion....
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How much SQL knowledge do I need to learn Selenium Testing

I have just started learning Selenium. I'd like to know how much knowledge of SQL I should have in order to be able to learn Selenium.
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Jenkins test case execution

I was creating a job in Jenkins to execute my test cases through maven. when I am executing the build in jenkins test cases were executing but it is not completing its execution (even I waited 1hr ...
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Setting up central system to run selenium scripts

Currently I am working on automation project. I have completed all test cases and executing in my local. Now my Project Manager wants to be execute it in a server so any one can access and execute the ...
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How to select from drop-down list in selenium c# by specific attribute value?

<ul class="options"> <li data-raw-value="smt-b1bbdd96-f135-48ae-8744-e920942dd7a3" class="selected" data-sys-status="running">3. LIELA LEGAL SISTĒMA ( EN - LV )</li> I want to ...
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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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Parameters with DataProviders

Is there any way to use Parameters with DataProvider together in Selenium ? @Parameters({"safaf"}) @DataProvider(name="sss") public void hhhhh (String safaf){ }
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Learning Java & selenium [closed]

I have recently started learning selenium and Java. I need your assistance as to how should i go about it. Thanks
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Cannot access elements in iframe

I cannot access elements inside of an iframe, I have tried the call: IWebElement iframeSwitch = driver.FindElement(By.XPath("//iframe[contains(@id, 'contentIFrame1')and contains (@title, 'Content ...
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Testing the Downloading/Uploading of files with Selenium IDE/WebDriver/Other?

In a series of applications my team is building we would like to test our import and export functionality which requires the respective upload and download to be automated. The functionality is ...
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jenkins build execution is taking too much time for a selenium job

I was learning jenkins integration with selenium scripts.So I have created a job and executing the build, in the console output I am able to see all the statements which are I am printing and the test ...
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isselected() method returning false always why?

First, I want to check whether checkbox is selected or not and then have to perform select action. But here isselected method always giving false output, because the script is selecting the checkbox ...
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Unable to handle Google Authentication pop up window in robot framework test case

I am having a problem on handling google authentication pop up window in robot framework. The process I want to automate is - When a button( Sign in with google) is clicked , google authentication ...
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Reporting capabilities for automated tests using Selenium

How can we add reporting capabilities to Selenium based UI automated testing, such as reports on failed and passed tests, recurring failed tests, etc.?
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Creating a log file for each and every test case with executed test case name

I am working on selenium automation for one of the project, I have a number of test cases I want to create a separate log file for each and every test case Example : Suppose I have two test cases ...
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How to add HTML/text content of a <div> into an array/list?

I am new to selenium and working with xpath. I am using selenium and java to write automated tests for chat messaging web application. I am looking for a way to take a webElement which contains ...
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The element is not clicked if the element is not visible on the screen even if it is displayed

If the element is present in the html but, for the element to come into view it needs to be scrolled up. When clicking on this element Selenium webdriver does not throws any error but it does not ...
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Confused over different Automation terminology (Web Testing)

So I'm a little bit confused at getting started at writing my own Automated test scripts. For reference the majority of my company's apps are Ruby on Rails technology, I looked into using Cucumber, ...
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How can I move all my seleniumIDE locators to javascript variables (like page objects)?

My locators are all hard-coded into the tests. How can I extract these into variables?
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ElementNotVisibleException in Selenium

I need to click on a link which displays a popup. But, I'm receiving the following exception: org.openqa.selenium.ElementNotVisibleException: Element is not currently visible and so may not be ...
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Selenium - Automated test with Random-ish data? Doable?

So I'm trying to make an automated test for a type of survey. Just imagine a bunch of questions each page with some options like "agree/strongly agree/etc..." Now the issue is, while the questions ...
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How do I split my PageObject Model classes?

My page object model class is getting rather long. Should I create a different class with the same name as the page object model with a 2 added at the end. Or does this go against the page object ...
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Page Object Model or External property file for Selenium Object Repository

I am a beginner in Selenium WebDriver (Java with TestNg). I'm trying to create a framework of my own. My question here is what would be the better option to store my objects (basically all the ...
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How to pull content of a div into a String

I am looking for a way to pull the html or text content of a so I could work with it for a method which validates links amongst text of messages displays on a webpage. I am using selenium and java. ...
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Function Key issue with selenium [closed]

How to press function keys like F12 using selenium (java). Please help me in this. Thanks in Advance
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Sikuli and Appium

Is it advisable to use Sikuli along with Appium ? I tried finding an image after launching app on device using Appium, but sikuli returned an error saying "cannot find img/x.png on the screen".
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Test strategy for sorting

What will be a good test strategy to test sorting? I have a scenario where when clicking on a sort, i.e. sort the make/model from Z to A, then the listing should be sorted alphabetically from Z to A....
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Selenium Virtual Frame Buffer on Windows

I have a requirement to run a process that itself requires functionality of the Firefox browser. Currently, I run this process on a laptop, so having Firefox running is not a problem. However, we ...
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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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Authentication pop-up issue with Selenium [duplicate]

How to enter credentials using Selenium (Java)? I am not able to enter credentials in the Pop-up window, which is shown above. Please help me in this. Thanks in Advance
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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?