First of all whenever you are using a selenium IDE software testing tools then you need to understand the operation of Selenium IDE. These Selenium IDE software tools help to create different elements and also its functions. Let’s talk about the usage of variety of tools and other things. Given below is the list of different elements that can are helpful in Selenium automation testing.
- SPEED CONTROLLER :
While talking about the Selenium IDE, the speed controller is used for controlling the speed of showing that how fast a test case runs. You can run tests cases and then slow them down to run the test cases.
- RUN ALL BUTTON:
This is used to run the entire suite. In many cases when you run the test cases for your software applications, you only need to open the test suite and then press the hit button. In many cases, it will run the 5 test cases one by one.
- RUN BUTTON:
This tool is used to run the selected in any test case.
- PAUSE/ RESUME BUTTON:
The pause button is used to pause the running test cases and the resume button is used to restart the pausing process.
- STEP BUTTON:
This is used to run the test commands all manually by using the test run commands all one by one. In that case, you need to pause your test cases and then run the commands all one by one with the help of a step button. This is generally used to debug the script in the Selenium IDE.
- RECORD/STOP BUTTON:
This is used to record the users navigation browser that would help in the navigation of the web browsers at a relatively easy pace. This button is used to stop the working of any specified function
The Selenium automation testing is indeed one the most essential and important testing performed in any organization.
RECORDING OF THE SAMPLE SCRIPT IN SELENIUM IDE:
There is always a question as to how things will get recorded in the Selenium IDE. So, follow the described steps and procedures and know the record script even better.
- You need to open the Mozilla Firefox.
- Then open the Selenium IDE testing tool.
- Then you should click on the ‘open button’ which will help in navigating of the action.
- Please make sure, that you enter the specified URL.
- Then click on the ‘images’ that are displayed in the main menu.
- Then click on the ‘maps’ link that are displayed in the main menu.
- Then you need to click on the ‘play’ links which would be displayed.
Your script can look like the way you can handle it. So, this helps in making of the things even more clear.
THE OPEN WINDOW:
This is a useful window that actually deals with opening of the URL in always a new window. You simply need to open a window and you would see many popups.