In this tutorial, we will learn the steps involved to install the Protractor tool on the Windows operating system.
Protractor is an end-to-end (e-2-e) test framework. It is mostly used for testing Angular and AngularJS web applications. Protractor runs tests against the web application under test (WAUT) in a real web browser.
Steps to install Node.js on Windows operating system:
Protractor install includes the following components:
- Protractor tool
- Protractor API
- webdriver-manager tool
Steps to install Protractor are as follows:
Open a Command prompt.
Issue the following command to install the tool on the machine.
\> npm install protractor
To install the tool globally, use the -g flag as shown below:
\> npm install -g protractor
Verify the Install
To verify the install, issue the following command. This command prints the protractor version onto the console window.
\> protractor –version
That’s it. We have successfully installed the tool on the Windows machine.
More information on Protractor can be found on the official website::