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ChromeDriver is a standalone server which implements WebDriver's wire protocol for Chromium. WebDriver is an open source tool for automated testing of webapps across many browsers. It provides capabilities for navigating to web pages, user input, JavaScript execution, and more. ChromeDriver is available for Chrome on Android and Chrome on Desktop (Mac, Linux, Windows and ChromeOS).

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“chrome.window.onRemoved.addListener()” does not executes when webdriver.quit() is executed in Selenium with Python

I want to perform logic on chrome.window.onRemoved.addListener(), it works exactly in chrome browser development environment and in selenium when performed with browser UI of selenium test, but when I ...
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How to add an argument to my BaseTest ChromeDriver Instance?

I have a selenium framework with a BaseTest class. In the BaseTest class we instantiate a ChromeDriver instance which contains various arguments. These are part of the @BeforeMethod (using TestNG). My ...
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How to jump between two different elements located same level?

In the google chrome inspector console enter the xpath: $x("/html/body/div/div/footer/md-toolbar/div/div[2]/img[2]/../../../../../../..//*[@id='input_15']") the console returns the element, ...
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ChromeDriver FlashPolicyHelper does not work remotely

We're using the new FlashPolicyHelper(driver).addSite("https://your.site") In order to bypass the getFlash prompt when trying to navigate to our websites that use Flash. However this does not ...
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Selenium un-enable to find element

I have been through every selenium related page on here but not much else I can really try. I am trying to click on the text link but It gives me 'org.openqa.selenium.WebDriverException: chrome not ...
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How to autoupdate Chrome-driver in Selenium?

Every now and then when the Chrome is updated, the existing chrome driver used in the script becomes invalid and the below error message is displayed: selenium.common.exceptions....
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How do I click buttons on App which is installed on machine but not a Windows application. It opens a chrome instance (not default Chrome browser)

How do I navigate and click buttons on an already open Chrome instance/window. So the scenario is, that an application named "ApplicationNAME" is installed on my Windows machine, but its not a Windows ...
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Headless Chrome browser won't switch to next window (Selenium + Python)

So I have a test case: When clicking a button a new window is opened. To switch to that new window I use: window_after = self.driver.window_handles[1] self.driver.switch_to.window(window_after) When ...
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Programmatically determine chrome browser version regardless of OS

My problem is chromedriver 78 (currently the latest) doesn't work with Chrome 77. Ubuntu still has 77 in the apt-get repo for google-chrome-stable. My regression script automatically pulls down the ...
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Invalid Session id (Connect Failure) randomly when running automated tests

I've been new to automated test creation and have been dipping my hands on it recently. Every test seems to be running successfully individually except whenever I run them all together sequentially, ...
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Chromedriver quit() method doesn't close all chrome.exe processes

When I am trying to close the chrome browser using driver.quit() and driver.close(), browser is getting closed but chromedriver.exe process is not getting closed. How can we remove these processes ...
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JNLP file can harm ur computer warning of chrome using Selenium Java. Tried 3 options but none working

My goal is to download .jnlp file which is considered as a harmful file by chrome. So, i have thought 2-3 solutions for this. I am using Chrome 76 version and i dont want to downgrade the chrome ...
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Issue with switching to the new window in Selenium + Python (chromedriver)

I'm having an issue when I try to switch the new opened window. Every time I execute a test case, my chromedriver opens with a window named "data:,". My code: def test_case(self): reg = Register(...
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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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ChromeDriver : driver failed to parse value of getElementRegion - understanding the error

The chrome on my office Mac machine recently updated to 76+. Since then one of the tests, written in Protractor and CucumberJS, started failing citing this error - WebDriverError: unknown error: ...
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Selenium forgets the authentication

I'm using Selenium and Java to automate tests. When opening the page under test, Chrome performs basic authentication (prompts for username/password). However, authentication should be solved on the ...
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Disable physical mouse and keyboard in selenium

I am trying to run an automated test that requires me to move the mouse around the page. The problem is that whenever the person running the test moves the physical mouse while the test is running, ...
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How can i use an existing existing chrome browser instance in selenium C#

How do I use an existing chrome browser in selenium C# ? Currently I have the following but it always creates a new window SessionId sessionId = new SessionId(""); var driver = new phantomJSDriver();...
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Open a clickable link on a web page and take the screenshot at the same time

I'm new to chrome headless and I have a problem. I want to randomly select two links from a web page on the page being viewed and open them at the same time. Indeed my goal is to be able to have the ...
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Website login Issue in Selenium ChromeDriver

I am login to a website using Selenium and ChromeDriver. But website login details are shown as incorrect every time. But I have manually logged into the site using Chrome browser easily. How do I ...
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“failed to write automation extension zip” Error comes when I run my code after creating a Jar, It works in Eclipse IDE. But doesn't work as a Jar

Chrome version : 75.0.3770.100 C:\Users\ramkrishna.bhandare\Documents\StressTestExamination\OES Project>Title SeleniumExam. C:\Users\ramkrishna.bhandare\Documents\StressTestExamination\OES ...
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Selenium: how to prevent a just-started Chrome window from receiving focus

Using Selenium + chromedriver on Linux, like so; chrome_options = Options() driver = webdriver.Chrome('/usr/bin/chromedriver',options=chrome_options) driver.get('https://www.somewebsite.com') Chrome ...
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Is there an argument for chromedriver to accept notifications?

I am using Nightwatch to run my chromedriver, and I need to accept notifications through the browser. I have found this list of chromedriver arguments, but I haven't been able to find any that ...
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Chrome Driver - testNG parallel issue

I am trying to run selenium test classes parallel using testNG like this thread-count="3" parallel="classes" . But the issue is at closing the chrome driver and everything else works fine. while ...
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Selenium Webdriver fails to load browser through WebDriverManager

We can run our tests in different browsers in selenium Webdriver, previously we need to executable files to run our test in any browser. But now we can achieve without using exe files & with the ...
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“org.openqa.selenium.WebDriverException: unknown error: Chrome failed to start: exited abnormally” issue on jenkins(openshift) chrome node

I've been trying to run selenium codes over Jenkins (server/openshift). There is chrome node in the jenkins machine for Test Automation - Selenium. I'm getting this error: org.openqa.selenium....
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Selenium Java :- [1553593587.996][SEVERE]: Timed out receiving message from renderer: 10.000 [1553593587.997][WARNING]: screenshot failed, retrying

I am using Selenium 3.14.0 with Java to automate my tests. Until yesterday(25Mar 2018) , everything was up and running fine.In case of any failures , screenshots were taken and embedded successfully. ...
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unknown error: cannot create temp dir for unpacking extensions when trying to start Chrome from a LOCAL_SYSTEM service

We are trying to get our automated webtests working independently of what version of Chrome we're using. These automated tests work as follows: We have a Karaf container agent running as a service; ...
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Get Driver Version using Selenium with C#

I am testing with C# & Selenium & Selenium.Chrome.WebDriver (Nu-GET Package, Version 2.44.0). Now I am searching for a Method which gives me the actual Version of the current runnig driver. ...
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Can not find getPageSource method in visual studio 2017

I am using Visual Studio 2017 and found that class ChromeDriver does not contains method getPageSource(). Does anybody knows why? using System; using System.IO; using OpenQA.Selenium.Chrome; ...
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How to modify HTTP request header in Selenium WebDriver with Java?

I want to add "iv-user" request header to log into web app. I'm using the newest ChromeDriver. Using extensions like ModHeader or ModifyHeaders is not working in this case. Fiddler is working, but I ...
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How do I get the text of a hyperlink (not the actual link) using selenium and python

How do I get the TEXT of a hyperlink with selenium and python? This is the html in question: <a ng-href="/example/example2/" href="/example/example2/">NEEDED TEXT</a> I already have the ...
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How to move svg image using selenium element?

This is HTML code before having the element in svg. After that, I pull a new element from the sidebar into svg and HTML code like that So I want to move a new element to new position in svg. Example:...
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Why chromedriver is not recognized when an environment variable is created in windows 10?

I created a testing project and set an environment variable. Then run the project and it could not find the chromedriver. Then I set a path inside the project to the chromedriver. It worked. ...
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Getting different results using selenium and iFrames on Firefox 63, Chrome 69 and Chrome 70

I wrote a test using Katalon Studio 5.8.0. My application under test contains a iFrame. Fortunately, both the iFrame and its children are identified using unique attributes. So, the following code ...
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Selenium webdriver is getting log entries for the server event “500 internal server error” when using GetLog(LogType.Browser)

After I have been doing any automated task with selenium webdriver, I check the javascript log to see if anything unexpected has happened. To do that, I am using browser.Manage().Logs.GetLog(LogType....
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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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Javascript function not found when running UI tests

I'm using Selenium with Visual Studio 2017 on an ASP.NET MVC application. Driver is ChromeDriver 2.42.01. Everything works, however one of my tests involves clicking a div which is wrapped into an ...
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Can't drag and drop from source to target using selenium and python

I am trying to drag and drop using Python and Selenium. I have two containers with rows which indicate file names and by drag and drop, I want to transfer one file from the first container to the ...
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How to wait for JavaScript scroll action to finish in selenium?

I've come across an interesting problem while automating our web application using selenium webdriver. I'm waiting for page load and all the ajax call to finish but the application use JavaScript ...
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Can I automate multiple isolated chrome instances with Selenium ChromeDriver

I'm using Selenium ChromeDriver in c# and am trying to launch multiple browser runs in parallel. I can launch them in parallel alright but noted that they are running on multiple tabs in one browser....
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Selenium Webdrive object retains page source from previous page (of CRM). But page url is current

I am writing automation scripts for Dynamics 365 using Selenium Webdriver with C#. All is good till I login and visit first page (a list). Test script clicks on one item in first page and page ...
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Drag and Drop does not work with headless chromedriver

I am automating drag and drop using Selenium and Java. Following is the code used for performing drag and drop using chrome driver in headless mode. Point classname = targetElement.getLocation(); int ...
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ElementNotVisibleException: Message: element not visible Selenium in Python

I'm trying to click an options from a website dropdown menu but I am not able to click. I am using "xpath" locators for the element and I upgraded my chrome to the latest version for chromedriver. ...
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Need the same set of chrome extensions on browser page running under webdriver

When I run atomated tests with WebDriver using Chrome browser there is only one extension displayed on the page chrome://extensions/ - Chrome Automation Extension: But there some more extensions ...
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Rendering differences

A company I work for wants to do cross browser testing. Are there any differences between rendering on Chrome for Linux and Chrome for Windows? Should I test both or one is just enough as UI elements ...
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Error running selenium test on ubuntu

I'm having trouble running a selenium test on ubuntu, but everything works fine on my windows system. I'm using a mocha test suite, and am using selenium-webdriver to run the selenium test written in ...
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Screenshot with Katalon and Chrome headless mode

Copying/reposting from stackoverflow: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/51168671/screenshot-with-katalon-and-chrome-headless-mode. I'm using the following code to take screenshots of warning and ...
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How do I remove unnecessary console message pop up using selenium with Python?

When I used Chromedriver with selenium in python, I get a lot of console messages that are not useful to me and that don't affect my scraper. How do I not output these? I do not have this issue when I ...
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Coded UI automation not working in Chrome

I have installed the following: Visual Studio 2017 Chrome Browser - Version 67.0.3396.99 (Official Build) (64-bit) Chrome Driver- 2.40 While running a coded UI automation in Visual ...