Questions tagged [browser-automation]

Questions regarding automation of web applications for testing purposes according to specific of used web browser.

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Why its showing highlighted text how I can remove it?

This is attached image eclipse is showing code me like this how can I remove this.
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Why do most IT companies create their own test automation frameworks when there are so many open source frameworks available for free?

I have observed that in many cases, IT companies create their own customized test automation frameworks for automating web applications even when there are a plethora of open source frameworks easily ...
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How can I enable variations in Chrome from chromedriver options?

How can I enable variations in Chrome from chromedriver options? Hello, I'm facing a problem with Chrome where when I run an automated UI test with chromedriver, there's issues showing up (such as ...
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Finding elements

I need some help with finding the elements using webdriver. On the webpage this is the label 'Password' < div _ngcontent-c1="" class="form-group text-left"> < label _ngcontent-c1="">...
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Best approach to UI automation

Let me start with my background, Been in the industry for over a year, got the wonderful opportunity to join the team despite no prior background, loving and enjoying every moment so far actually. My ...
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Check if password field displays masked characters (Selenium + Python)

I'm new to automation testing, so I have a question regarding the code that I used to execute a simple test case: "Check if password is masked". 1. Open the browser; 2. Enter the URL “http://practice....
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How correct I executed the test case?

I'm new to Automation Testing. So I have a simple test case: "Login with incorrect username and password". Steps: 1. Open the browser 2. Enter the URL “http://practice.automationtesting.in/” 3. Click ...
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Unable to set proxy with BrowserMobProxy while modifying http header request in Selenium with Java

I am able to modify http request header using BrowserMobProxy, the same way explained https://sqa.stackexchange.com/a/37318/9043 But, the problem I am having at the moment is, that I am executing my ...
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Process for running test automation against Chrome Beta

I've been tasked with determining and implementing a method to run (not yet created) automated tests against the beta version of Chrome (https://www.google.com/chrome/beta/). We have yet to decide ...
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Div value in domxpath keeps changing- Automation anywhere [duplicate]

i have to get the Inner text based on dom x- path, but in the x-path div value keeps changing. how do i do it in automation anywhere object cloning in Chrome browser. The xpath I am using is: /html/...
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Moving to nodejs to test a web application?

Situation: We are currently running thousands of functional tests(FT) to test a web application. FTs are written in JVM based programming languages: Java, scala, and groovy with the help of cucumber, ...
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Method and way to highlight the validation message in the web page by using Selenium IDE

Is there is any way to highlight the validation message by using Selenium IDE? Example: During login when the user passes the invalid input the validation messages and login will be failed. I want to ...
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How to Automate using selenium Java if data is there in divs and changes every time

just as in the above image there is use of divs and every time the data (image) in that div changes. You are not even sure that how many divs will be therewith respect to row and columns. Kindly ...
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How can I turn a list of assertions into a table? C#/Specflow Selenium

I am very new to using C#/Specflow to write tests so thank you for the patience. I have a test that ends like this: Then the Details page should display the rating zip code And the Details page ...
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Selenium Python ->Browser zoom

I have a problem with browser zoom in Google Chrome and FireFox I have one button what overlap by another element(my page always have 100% zoom it is very bad for me because a lot of elements are ...
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What is the correct Xpath for this element?

I need to get the text inside the element and I am using Inner HTML, in Java Selenium but all the xpaths and css selectors written by me, are wrong, can you help me to get the right one please? Also ...
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How do I fix the error “ Message: Error: Polling for changes failed: NetworkError when attempting to fetch resource” in firefox

I'm always getting the below error when I run my automation suite. I need to fix that error because it fails some of my tests when the browser is loading. console.error: BroadcastService: ...
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How to print the webservice(jqurey) hit on the console for search functionality

Open a website, press F12 go to network option and enable preserve log now type the work you want to search eg:dogs we can see the service "http://search.test.com/search........." here i want the ...
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Unable to enter the Uname&pwd in the Alert Popup in same page

I tried Using below code but not worked. WebDriverWait wait = new WebDriverWait(driver, 2); wait.until(ExpectedConditions.alertIsPresent()); Alert alert = driver.switchTo().alert(); alert.sendKeys("...
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How to test html 5 standard input time/date with browser automation?

I want to test posting to a form with a time field. If the form [time input] isn't complete the test would fail. How to handle browser behavior in a different locale, like formatting the input as 24 ...
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How to automate a UI, put it on a devops pipeline and then maintain it?

I have an browser based application that needs to be tested. In an agile environment how do I automate it? How do I create high quality, reliable automation that is easy for others to use and ...
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security pop up window not coming in headless chrome

I am using auto IT in the browser.when I run the scripts in headless, the pop up is not coming and eventually since the certificate is not selected ,the test scripts are failing. I am using chrome 72....
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click getting to lower item(under dropdown) instead of dropdown in selenium

I m trying to click on the dropdown menu item and i am able to select the dropdown and the menu item but instead of clicking on item the click is going to the element right under it. Before the ...
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How to select item from dropdown element in Javascript

This is the statement i am using in Newrelic synthetic monitor written in javascript return $browser.waitForAndFindElement(By.name("//*[@class=\`attribute-field-container\`]/select//option[5]"), ...
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Automation testing software for custom browser?

I'm looking for suggestions for software to use to automate regression testing of a a browser I'm working on: https://github.com/maidsafe/safe_browser It's built on Electron but designed to work on ...
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Unable to find Dynamic Xpath

I am unable to find dynamic xpath for below code <input class="login_button" type="submit" tabindex="3" id="@COMMAND_EVENT@" name="@COMMAND_EVENT@" value="Submit" style="top: 20px; left: 360px; ...
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Tree of HTML from JSoup?

I can see why the two iterate methods get caught in an infinite loop calling each other but can't see how to reasonably prevent this. I suppose I could have a counter to simply limit the depth. But, ...
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Facing Timeout issue while earlier this code was working

import java.util.List; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.WebElement; import org.openqa.selenium.chrome.ChromeDriver; public class Test1 { ...
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Me being a Automation Tester (QA), how can I win a Ideathon? What should I develop for Ideathon? [closed]

I have over 9 years of experience in Automation. Still, I think my Java coding skills are limited. Having said that, if I target to win Ideathon 2019, what should I develop?
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Trying to get XPath of a dropdown item on webpage in NewRelic monitor

This is the code which I'm validating but its not able to get the Logout option under the dropdown. I copied the XPath value of Logout from the dropdown. This is what the dropdown looks like. This ...
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Requesting name and/or id for better Selenium testability

I'm testing an application using Cucumber + Java + Selenium and I'm seeing that, most of the type, elements don't have a name, nor an id. This is the case for almost every component on the page but, ...
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How to click on Submit button from POP-UP window if submit button is available after scrolling page to down?

I am submitting a form value's through selenium and java. On the form initially I'm searching a product and selecting some values. Then it's showing a pop-up window with scroll to the pop up; see the ...
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Tidy HTML with BaseX

How do I tidy this HTML for baseX? Working from a basic example. Looks like the HTML isn't valid, or at least baseX has apparent problems with parsing it: thufir@dur:~/NetBeansProjects/...
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Which approach should be applied when automating stories? What are the approaches or methodologies for it?

Here is what approach means to me while automating any story Normal approach should we automate only functional flow not caring about the UI things like font of text, font type of text, color of ...
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POM: driver is passed as an argument? Always?

Example code: Driver is being passed as an Argument so that Selenium is able to locate the element on the browser (driver). Element is returned, so that an Action can be performed on it. ...
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decompose an HTML list with page fragments

note: Looking for simplest possible example of PageFactory and fragments. I've been referencing an article which uses additional libraries I wasn't aware of. The desired structure: Where there's ...
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I am not able to click on Google Search Button

This is the HTML source of the button: <input value="Google Search" aria-label="Google Search" name="btnK" type="submit"> This is my code: import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa....
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NullPointerException when using @FindBy

I'm getting a NullPointerException when trying to use @FindBy because the object reference is only declared and not instantiated. What is the usage? The docs give example declaration but no instance ...
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xpath query for specific String value

My project is crashing with: Element info: {Using=xpath, value=//a[contains(text(), 'Books')]/@href}. The output (crash): thufir@dur:~/NetBeansProjects/com.toscrape.books.selenium$ thufir@dur:~/...
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Change Simulated 3G Network For Lighthouse CLI

I'm having difficulty changing the network for Lighthouse. It is defaulting to 3G throttle. Ideally, I would like to know how to run the performance audits without throttling. Thanks in advanced.
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RPA tool for automation

Is it a good idea to use TagUI (RPA tool) for website automation? if so what are the merits of using this tool over selenium?
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How to perform click on an element using selenium for which I am getting staleState Exception

Problem: There are couple of radio buttons with the same ID and I need to perform click on these. The first radio button gets the click where the second one is getting StaleElementReferenceException. ...
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How to interact with the radio button if isDisplayed, isEnables are false

Scenario: I am automating a feature where i need to click on the radiio button but after many attempts it didn't work. So I checked with isDisplayed, isEnabled and isSelected.Upon execution it was ...
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Selenium is not performing Click Action on the Radio Button

Issue: I am trying to perform a click on a radio Button but it is not working it just bypass the step and perform the next step doesn't even give me any error message *Intention is to click on refund ...
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Multithreading: chromedriver does not open url in second window

Java code in thread function, System.setProperty("webdriver.chrome.driver", "/usr/bin/chromedriver"); ChromeOptions chromeOptions = new ChromeOptions(); chromeOptions.addArguments("--no-sandbox"); ...
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Need Some Help in implementing a logic for automating a web element using Selenium

Here is the html I am working on, the concept is to loop through the table and fetch all the td values. And based on the first td value, fetch the second td with tag strong inside the td tag e.g: I ...
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Cucumber Feature on executing throwing "The path to the driver executable must be set by the webdriver.chrome.driver system property;

I am Using Cucumber Selenium Framework for Test Execution. And I have set system Properties correctly because the same script was running fine but now it is throwing "The path to the driver ...
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How to fetch the text values from the dd tag using selenium

I am automating one Project in my organization and came across one issue. I am very new to automation and selenium. Issue that i am facing: not able to capture the text inside the dd tag in the html ...
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Getting nosuchElement Exception for a web element even though I tried all possible solutions

I am using Selenium with Cucumber to automate one web application, But I am stuck at one element which is not working out with the XPaths and link text I also applied the implicit and Explicit wait, ...
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Exception in thread “main” org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException: Unable to find element with css selector ==

When I am trying to run the below mentioned Selenium web driver code in IE 11 browser , I get below error "Exception in thread "main" org.openqa.selenium.NoSuchElementException: Unable to find ...