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Used for questions about using Selenium WebDriver, a browser automation framework frequently used to automate testing in a browser.

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How do I keep Selenium test cases DRY?

I'm somewhat new to Selenium and I have a problem. Whenever I write a test case, that test case starts with logging in, and it's the same four steps every time. If I change the password for that ...
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Selenium WebDriver and Highchart testing

I know this question has been asked before on S.O. and other websites but I haven't found a definite answer -- most of them say its not easily done but I wanted to make sure that was the final verdict....
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Selenium Webdriver | Unable to locate element error

I am trying to run the below code but getting error. Can you please point out the issue? import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.Keys; import ...
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How can I use Surefire to run parameterized tests in parallel?

I am using jUnit's Parameterized annotation on some Selenium tests to specify the browsers they should run with. I am also using SureFire's new parallel parameter (set to "classes") to try and run ...
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java selenium - ArrayIndexOutofBoundsException

I was wondering if anyone could help me out with this exception I've been getting. I have a custom class/object named MindsparkPartnerCode with two variables named ieFFCode & chromeCode. I ...
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Selendroid - How to run test script?

Can I run test using selendroid when device connected using WIFI? Or I will have to connect device using USB cable and then test will run? I have created script just need help to run it.
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Using multiple instances of webDriver

I have defined an object of Web driver in one class as Static WebDriver driver; and want to use that instance in another class to automate the browser. Is it possible? Or will I have to define ...
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how can i get all the dropdown values in a list

I want all the options which are there in a dropdown .I am using selenium + javascript to write the testcases Please let me know how to get all the options from the dropdown i know in java we can ...
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how to do automated testing on both front end and database [closed]

the testing includes front end GUI testing and database verification and some files verification under windows/linux. I know that selelnium can be used for front end GUI testing. what about the other ...
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Test how email looks in gmail and yahoo and other possbile email clients

I am looking for suggestions from the community to solve below mentioned problem statment. Problem: My use case is to check how email looks in gmail,yahoo and even in mobile devices. Outlook and ...
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Where does the “helper” method get placed within a test script?

I'm new to automation, and programming, for the most part. I have a test script where I have to verify the presence of certain elements within a page I am testing. At the moment, I have multiple try/...
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WebDriver: find elements by text

I know that WebDriver can locate links through their text, using find_element_by_link_text or find_element_by_partial_link_text. Is it possible to locate any element (such as li, div, span, ...) by ...
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Solving “SeleneseTestCase is deprecated” issue

I'm working through the "Selenium Simplified" book just to really gain a solid understanding of Selenium and Java. I know the basics of Java, but this one is frustrating me. I must be missing some ...
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how to print currency symbols using webdriver with testng

In Dropdown currencies are listed as($,€,₤). Based on the selected currency, prices will display in other page like ($10,€10,₤10). Using the below code, I got the selected value from the dropdown. ...
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Difference between WebDriver and Selenium in Selenium Grid Node Configuration

I'm using Selenium Grid and noticed that I can configure the seleniumProtocol parameter for the different capabilities in the Node. I can chose between WebDriver and Selenium. Excerpt from my node....
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Selenium, cannot find button to click

I got stuck to write the code in WebDriver. I have the code below : <button class="btn" onclick="javascript:return PopulateInvestor('hdnInvestorId', 'txtInvestorName', 'txtInvestorEmail', '', '', '...
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send multiple element to kendo multiselect from selenium

I want to sent more than one value to Kendo Multiselect element. whenever i use the Following function ((IJavaScriptExecutor)driver).ExecuteScript(String.Format("$('# {0}').data('kendoMultiSelect')....
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Selenium: dealing with intermittent cases of element not found

Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't. I've tried implicit wait: driver.manage().timeouts().implicitlyWait(10, TimeUnit.SECONDS); I've tried explicit wait: wait.until(...
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Headless browser testing using X virtual frame buffer

My current setup is using Jenkins as my CI environment, which has some ubuntu server nodes to execute the end to end browser tests on some amazon EC2 machines using selenium 2. I am wondering if ...
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stuck with picking up particular date in selenium webdriver

I want to select a particular date from the calender so I wrote this code with the help of other sources: WebDriverWait waitForDate = new WebDriverWait(driver,300); waitForDate.until(...
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Selenium Webdriver - FindElement in scope of WebElement doesn't work

The FindElement() method doesn't seem to work with an XPath locator, if called on an existing WebElement. My code is this: htmlDiv = _driver.FindElement(By.XPath("//h2[text()='" + onvNaam + "']/../.....
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Doesn't work Keys.CONTROL in WebDriver

help me please, i have a WebDriver script: package AdvancedInteraction; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.Keys; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa....
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Button click not redirecting to next page in Selenium IDE

I am using clickAndWait for xpath=//button[contains(.,'Next')] When I click Find on Selenium IDE the button is found, but the script doesn't click on the button. The button has id = pmc_wizard_next ...
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How to manage to learn Selenium, Jmeter on your own so that you could use it to your best knowledge on your new automation role

I arrived UK this august and was looking for jobs here into functional testing, but i have been called for an role which has functional testing, automation testing(Selenium), Performance Testing(J ...
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Selenium WebDriver - how to cleanly code with PageObjects in combination with By locators?

I'm using the PageObjectModel as I'm understanding it. The FindsBy elements are instantiated by the PageFactory (in the constructor) public class wizard_Uittreksel_Bestemmeling { private readonly ...
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automating selenium 101

I'm just getting started with selenium: package selenium; import java.util.List; import java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit; import java.util.logging.Logger; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import ...
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Selenium (Java): Which IDE to use; Eclipse or Netbeans

For a new project i want to start automating tests using Selenium. I'm going with Java as the object that has to be tested is a Java application. In my company most people use either Netbeans or ...
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How to use modify_headers extension for Firefox via Webdriver?

I'm trying to use modify_headers extension (because this feature will never be added to Webdriver) but without success. I use the following code: @profile = Selenium::WebDriver::Firefox::Profile.new ...
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Wrap specflow scenario within try-catch

I have been running into a problem with the C# selenium bindings decribed here: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/22322596/ where a timeout exception is thrown occasionally while running my ...
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How does a Manual tester become expert in automation testing in selenium? [duplicate]

How does a manual tester become expert in automation testing in Selenium? Please also explain where to start and how to start. I am also not good in Java but I have basic knowledge. I want to do ...
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Selenium session timeout

I have a session timeout problem like this: I am using selenium + webdriver + java(junit) While testing each(tab) test case of particular web page in one programme, i need first test Login button, ...
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How to ignore/accept/avoid SSLHandshakeException while trying to check for broken links?

I'm trying to verify if a link is throwing response code other than 200. Link that I'm trying to verify is https:// and after process has run, it throws this error -- "javax.net.ssl....
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key points for choosing a framework in selenium webdriver - Java

My query is related to this Choosing framework type for selenium RC/Webdriver I am a beginner in Selenium and want to know how to select or choose a framework in Selenium Webdriver. What are the key ...
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Cloud Based Automation Testing with Selenium WebDriver - Java

I am beginner in selenium webdriver (java), and wanted to know whether selenium webdriver can be used in cloud based application testing or not, if yes how to setup it (Searched over the net but didn'...
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How to make the opening of browser(all test in one browser) static in testng for selenium [duplicate]

I am using selenium and testNG framework for my project. Now what is happening is each class is opening up a browser and then run its methods, eg, if I have five classes, then five browsers will open ...
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How to start with Selenium and TeamCity integration?

I am basically from Testing and I know QTP Automation, but now my client is asking to do some analysis and start with pilot project as auotmate the teamcity tests using Selenium. But I am really not ...
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Alternate command for selenium.selectWindow(“”) in webdriver

We are switching from Selenium RC to Webdriver, but most of the commands after converting in to Webdriver are not working . The web driver statement for selenium.selectwindow(" title") is driver....
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Button gets disabled and doesnot get clicked

I am using Selenium IDE to make a automation scripts. In my code there is a page where when i select some options the 'Next' button gets disabled for a while. I have used a 'pause' statement for the ...