Selenium IDE – Getting started

Getting started

What do i need to install ?


You probably know Firefox already, if you don’t go get it. Its the browers you need to start recording your testscripts in Selenium.

Selenium IDE
Selenium IDE is a simple record-and-playback add-on for Firefox. It record your interactions on a website and let’s you playback them with ease.Very handy if you want to quickly create testscripts and very helpfull in case of exploratory testing or to build a good regression testset.


Firebug is a good tool for to inspect your HTML


Firepath is a addon for firebug, it let’s you even find locaters more easely.


Firefox portable – A handy version of Firefox which can be run from a usb-drive.


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