Navigate feature of WebDriver allows the test script developer to work with the browser’s Back, Forward, and Refresh controls. The method that is used for this purpose is navigate(). The following is its API syntax: WebDriver.Navigation navigate() Obviously, there is no input parameter for this method, but the return type is the WebDriver. Navigation interface, which contains all of […]
We do not need to open up an instance of Browser(firefox/chrome/IE) to execute our Selenium tests Having the tests run in a browser allows us to view the execution as it is happening, which helps in the writing and debugging stages of a given test. However, once the test is complete and is reliably running in […]
HTMLUnitDriver. HTMLUnitDriver does not execute tests on browser but plain http request – response which is far quick than launching a browser and executing tests. Used to run some background processes or steps.
findElement() findElements() The findElement() method returns first matching WebElement object based on a specified search criteria. The findElements() method returns a list of WebElements matching the search criteria throw up NoSuchElementFoundException exception when they fail to find the desired element using the specified locator strategy. If no elements are found, it returns an empty list. WebElement findElement(By by) java.util.List<WebElement> findElements(By by)