Questions tagged [chromedriver]

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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Selenium + ChromeDriver + Headless Chrome - failed to wait for extension background page to load

I am using Selenium 3.10.0 + ChromeDriver 2.37.543619 + Google Chrome 65.0.3325.162 I have a browser extension that I need when testing: Browser extension I am running this code: ChromeDriver ...
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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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What does it mean to instantiate Webdriver in Selenium? [closed]

WebDriver driver = new ChromeDriver(); Now, when we "instantiate" Webdriver and create a reference variable and then assign the object returned to it, then does it mean that we have a new Chrome ...
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Timed out message receiving from renderer: 0.100 log messages using ChromeDriver and Chrome v80 through Selenium Java

I recently updated my chrome from v74 to v80. Now I am facing timeout messaging rending when I run my script which was running successfully on v74. My code : public static void main(String[] args) ...
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Test script failing due to “INTERNAL_SERVER_ERROR” , when I try to automate application. It run fine when test the same flow manually

I am using Java. I am trying to automate a scenario, where am trying to search all details of an ID, it works fine when I test the scenario manually. It fails when I automate the scenario. Note: I ...
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java.lang.NullPointerException on my POM project. I have my Page factories initialized and cant figure out the issue [duplicate]

I am getting the following error message in my IntelliJ The "TestBase.java:33" and "LoginPageTest.java25" essentially both point to the if(browserName.equals("chrome")) line of code in the base ...
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Jmeter test plan is not running using chrome headless mode in jmeter

Further to the previous question Unable to execute the test plan using chrome driver headless mode in jmeter using selenium, I have added the explicit wait of 150 seconds and run the test plan with ...
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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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How to set Chrome driver for selenium/Webdriver in Jmeter non-gui using Command prompt?

I am executing the load test plan using the non-GUI mode of Jmeter and I want to set the chrome driver using non-GUI mode. I have used the below command for executing the test plan and storing the ...
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Fixing mojom error after Chrome update

I wish there was some way to intercept new Chrome(driver) errors in SeleniumWebdriver before they hit my tests. The latest I have found is this one. Does anyone have a fix? DevTools listening on ws:/...
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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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Google Chrome browser and driver versioning

I have a CI pipeline that runs my E2E tests, which the agent is prepared by: Install Google Chrome by brew (latest) Chromedriver is installed by chromedriver_binary python package (fixed version) ...
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Could I improve my code by opening multiple tabs?

I'm trying to scrape information from an array of links using selenium. Each of them take ~2 seconds to scrape, and it adds up to quite a while. Is it possible / worth trying to open the links in ...
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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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How to disable selenium from taking physical mouse on Chrome on user's machine on a different monitor screen?

My issue is related to this question Disable physical mouse and keyboard in selenium but I didn't see an answer for this question. tests are being ran by Java + Selenium + Chrome on the same user's ...
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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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When i send string with send_keys() its taking substring in chrome driver (selenium python)

Hi all i'am facing problem with selenium (i'am using python) for chrome driver, when i send some string with .sendkeys( ) some time its taking first two characters and some time its taking first ...
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How does chromedriver.exe work on a core and fundamental level

I know that Selenium Webdriver is evolved from Selenium RC. Server in the Selenium RC was used to overcome the "same origin policy" using the proxy injection. Is it that the chromedriver.exe performs ...
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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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How to open browser with extension already enabled

I get the following code to open chromedriver with extension but this extension is disabled, Is there any way that when chrome is launched, it launch with enabled extension - chrome_options = ...
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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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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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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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“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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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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Install chromedriver via package instead of executable

Currently I am working on a selenium webdriver project using python. My tests run only in chrome (when the executable file is present in the project). Is there an updated alternative to install the ...
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Can websites block selenium sendKeys() function?

I've been using selenium to autofill credit card information for certain websites. I use ChromeDriver and it had been working fine, but yesterday it seems like the website I had been using blocked ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Using SuperTest/Protractor on unsecure HTTPS

I am trying to run automated API tests on localhost with an invalid cert. Is there a chromeOption equivalent to "Proceed Anyway" that I can pass to the tests so they can get a response from the url? ...
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Chromedriver not deleting scoped* dir in temp folder after test is complete

With latest chromedriver.exe running into out of disk space issues as chromedriver is not deleting the folder named scoped_* at the end of the execution. It occupying almost 40 GB of space for 1000 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...