Selenium-WebDriver is an elegant programming interface and a compact Object Oriented API. It is an efficient tool for testing web applications in different browsers irrespective of the programming language of the application. WebDriver makes direct calls to browser using each browser’s native support.
I will discuss here the installation and configuration of WebDriver, illustrating the process with a simple example.
Check whether java is installed in your machine [enter command – java – version in command prompt] . If your machine is not having java ; download and install java jdk [download JDK].
Now set java path. [How to set path]
Download and install Eclipse IDE [ Download Eclipse IDE] . Extract the downloaded Zip file, Installation is not required to use Eclipse.
Download Selenium JavaClientDriver [JavaClientDriver]; extract the JavaClientDriver.