Tagged: automation


Automate chrome apps

Chrome apps written using webview are different than iFrames because webview is a separate process. With Selenium 2.20 it is possible to automate chrome apps written using webview. driver = webdriver.Chrome(desired_capabilities={‘chromeOptions’:{‘windowTypes’:[‘webview’]}}) driver.get(‘chrome://apps’) wait_for_new_window_to_appear() driver.switch_to.window(driver.window_handles[1])...


Connection refused! Is selenium server started?

When you update your Google Chrome version and suddenly when you start running automation you hit the above mentioned error. Solution Get the latest chromedriver (https://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/chromedriver/) Make sure your automation framework uses the latest...


Selenium and xpath – locate an element using class attribute

Issue : Locate the following element using its Class. <div class=”globalContainer”> <div> … </div> </div> Resolution : You can write the following query in the browser console. $x(//div[@class=”globalContainer”]) Further Reading xPath locator Practical Examples