Selenium IDE is an integrated development environment for performing Selenium tests.Selenium tests can be written as HTML tables or coded in various languages like C#, PHP, Perl,Python and can be run directly in most modern browsers. The IDE can help you to record, editand debug tests. Currently the IDE is only available for Firefox (as if we developers will useany other) as a add-on.Here is a possible scenario for using Selenium. Imagine you have created a HTML form withabout twenty fields and you have to repeatedly test the form. Filling the form every time canquickly become tedious. With Selenium you can automate the whole process and run the testas required. In this part we will see how to create a simple test in Selenium. So let’s getstarted.
STEP 1 - installation :
You can download Selenium IDE from this locations.http://selenium-ide.openqa.org/download.jsphttps://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/2079Once the add-on is installed make sure you do not forget to restart Firefox.
STEP 2 - running a simple test :
a. Start Selenium IDE in Firefox:
. You will see the following popup.