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Selenium 2 Testing Tools Beginner's Guide by David Burns

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Time for action – recording your first test with Selenium IDE

We are going to record our first test using Selenium IDE. To start recording the tests we will need to start Mozilla Firefox. Once it has been loaded, you will need to start Selenium IDE. You will find it under the Tools dropdown menu in Mozilla Firefox or in the Web Developer dropdown menu. Once loaded it will look like the next screenshot. Note that the record button is engaged when you first load the IDE.

Time for action – recording your first test with Selenium IDE

To start recording your tests let us do the following:

  1. When in record mode, navigate to http://book.theautomatedtester.co.uk/ chapter1.
  2. On the Web Application do the following:
    1. Click ...

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