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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Chromedriver 2.21 clicks on a button but the application is not responding as it should? Could it be application compatibility problem?

I am running the application under test on Chrome-Version 49.0.2623.112 m (64-bit) manually. When I click on a particular button "Ophalen", a web service request is made and the responses are parsed ...
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Encountered Error Could not load type 'OpenQA.Selenium.Internal.IWrapsElement' from assembly 'WebDriver

I'm working in multiple browser testing. It was working code with chrome browser. Recently I have installed "Install-Package Selenium.WebDriver -Version 4.0.0-alpha04". MSedge Chromium and ...
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Selenium Chrome Driver: How to Load all the Frames and get the Complete Page Source?

I'm developing an web application that monitor changes in other websites. I came across some of the websites and that contain load of Frame set and Frames. I'm using the below code: var ...
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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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How do I enable ChromeDriver to use browser cache or local storage with selenium python

I was trying to automate a website and it's a PWA. I need the caching data for this site as it takes too long to load, once loaded it's pretty fast. But every time I run my scripts chrome starts a new ...
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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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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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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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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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How to open two separate tabs in same google chrome window using webdriver and java?

I want to open two tabs in same window of google Chrome.I know this is common question. But none of the answers in them helped me to get this done. I'm using Chrome driver and java for it. I have ...
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Cannot select html td link button by XPath with Webdriver

Here is my element <td> <div class="linkButton" onclick="window.open('../../Report/Reports/ViewReport.aspx?reportName=Revenue.Report','Report1','scrollbars=1,resizable=yes,...
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How to download files in folder other then the download folder using Protractor?

Using the following configuration, files are always saved in the download folder instead of the folder set for default_directory. 'capabilities': { 'browserName': 'chrome', 'chromeOptions': { ...
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How to initialise the PageObject Class using PageFactory only ONCE in a Step Definition Class in a Selenium Webdriver + Cucumber project?

I am making a Regression suite Automation project using Selenium Webdriver, Java, Cucumber, Maven etc. Now, the problem is that I have multiple Page Object classes that I initialise again and again ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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WebGL doesn't work with Chromedriver

I'm having an issue I've hit a wall on, I'm hoping someone else has encountered. I am running selenium/splinter tests on a VM with Chromedriver installed. When I open the webpage on the VM with Chrome ...
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How to resolve Could not start a new session? UnreachableBrowserException

I am trying to launch mobile browser and getting: org.openqa.selenium.remote.UnreachableBrowserException Could not start a new session. Possible causes are invalid address of the remote server ...
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Is there a way to make Selenium use cookies to autologin?

I don't want to have to make the script log in every time. Is there to stop the web driver opening a "fresh" browser and instead make it open my standard version/load cookies so it auto-logs ...
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File download verification with selenium and java

So I read all the other stackoverflow topics about this, none of the solutions worked for me so lets see if someone can help me. I need to verify a download (csv) from an export button in chrome(...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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How to Launch multiple Chrome Browsers in Parallel using TestNG

I need to automate the two Web applications in parallel and that needs to validate in Chrome browsers. So I have two testng XML files(testng1.xml and testng2.xml), my scenario is to launch one ...
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Selenium Chrome basic authentication secure method

I'm still new to automation and what i want to know if this method is secure in bypassing basic authentication, considering we are using https. By browsing i couldn't find any better practices of this ...
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Mac running out of space after several UI automation runs

I am running UI automation locally using selenium webdriver, chromedriver, and jest, on MacOS. After several runs I run out of local storage. You can watch storage decrease by about 50 gb every run. ...
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Automated testing Chrome with selenium and java returns: Failed to create Chrome process

When trying to run Selenium on Windows 10 Chrome version 90, I am getting the following error: org.openqa.selenium.WebDriverException: unknown error: Failed to create Chrome process. Driver info: ...
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Selenium: How to switch to tab without focusing?

I'm using the Java Selenium and Chrome webdriver on Windows 10. I like to have a GUI up for debugging purposes, but my code keeps bringing the browser into focus. Specifically, lines like driver....
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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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how to interact the video in java selenium

I have a test case with video. Test Case scenario: There I want to check whether the link in the website and when we clicked that link played video link are same. [![Highlighted is linked to video][...
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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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URL address is Strikethrough when running Selenium Webdriver

I am running automation test on local url, after some time (happening randomly) url is strike-through for unknown reason and due to that , the site keeps on loading and test fails. using these ...