Selenium WebDriver – Insert Verification Point

A verification point is a specialized step that compares two values and reports the result. A verification point compares the actuals from the test run, with the expected results in the test case.

You use a checkpoint to:

  • Verify the state of an object
  • Confirm that an application performs as expected

A verification point checks whether an application responds appropriately when a user performs tasks correctly while testing application. A verification point ensures that a user is barred from performing certain tasks and confirms that invalid or incomplete data are flagged with appropriate messages. Read More

Selenium WebDriver – Methods

While working with Selenium we need to use Java as well as Selenium WebDriver functions. WebDriver provides various methods to perform different actions on Web elements.

Common Selenium WebDriver Methods

Common elements methods for UI interaction

The following lists show details of some of the methods that selenium provides to perform actions on different web elements (listbox, editbox, checkbox, radio button) depending upon their type. Read More

Selenium WebDriver – Creating First Script

Recording and Exporting Script from IDE

We will record the test case using Selenium IDE and then export the test case using Java / JUnit 4 / WebDriver option. Follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Open Selenium IDE and verify that recording mode is ON

Step 2: Assuming that application Google search is already open in Firefox browser, Perform the following steps in IDE recording mode:

  • Search for an
  • Click on search button
  • Click on
  • Click on Selenium link in header

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Selenium Webdriver- Environment Setup

To be able to use WebDriver for scripting, there are some pre-requisites that need to be in place like the basic environment setup. Users have to ensure that they have the initial configuration done. Setting up the environment involves the following steps.

  • Download and Install Java
  • Download and Configure Eclipse
  • Configure Selenium WebDriver

Download and Install Java

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