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Selenium 2 Testing Tools Beginner's Guide by David Burns

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Time for action – installing Selenium IDE

Now that we understand what Selenium IDE is, it is a good time to install it. At the end of these steps, you will have successfully installed Selenium IDE on to your computer:

  1. Go to http://seleniumhq.org/download/.
  2. Click on the download link for Selenium IDE. You may see a message appear saying Firefox prevented this site (seleniumhq.org) from asking you to install software on your computer. If you do, click the Allow button.
  3. A Firefox prompt will appear, as shown in the following screenshot:
    Time for action – installing Selenium IDE
  4. You will then be asked if you would like to install Selenium IDE and the exporter add-ons. These have been made pluggable ...

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