Getting Started with Selenium

Introduction

Let’s get started with Selenium. Selenium is used as functional automation tool to automate web application testing. Selenium automated web browsers.

Official Website:

https://www.selenium.dev/

Dependencies

To work on a Selenium Automation project, we need the following installed on the machine.

Java JDK

https://www.testingdocs.com/download-and-installing-java-jdk/

IDE

https://www.testingdocs.com/downloading-and-extracting-eclipse-ide/

Download Components

To download standalone Selenium jar files, language bindings and browser drivers and plugins.

To work with Selenium in an automation project, we can specify the Maven dependencies.

 

Download Selenium Components

 

Download URL

https://www.selenium.dev/downloads/

Supported Browser Drivers:

  • Mozilla GeckoDriver
  • Google Chrome Driver
  • Opera Driver
  • Microsoft Edge Driver
  • Safari Driver
  • HtmlUnitDriver