Posts Tagged ‘Selenium’

How to setup Selenium webdriver and execute automation script

Selenium 2.0 includes selenium web driver compatible version. Download Selenium 2.0 from http://seleniumhq.org/download/ Install Java JRE, JDK is not required until you want to create Java programs Check java version- java –version on command prompt, to be sure you have java installed Start selenium through command prompt: java -jar selenium-server-standalone-<version-number>.jar You can also Stop Selenium […]

Difference between classic Selenium and Webdriver (part of Selenium 2)

Selenium 1 used Javascript to control browser. It was fine for simple web apps, but the more ajax/other javascript logic was embedded in application the more problems it created. Webdriver (now integral part of Selenium2) uses native browser extension (each browser needs its own implementation) which is controlled by test script. Webdriver tests script can […]