Prerequisite - Install Selenium IDE as shown in the Post#11 Install Selenium IDE
1. Launch Firefox and open Selenium IDE from Tools Menu as shown below:
8. Open any other site say www.yahoo.com in the Firefox browser and Click on the 'Play current test case' button on the Selenium IDE as shown below:
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9. On clicking the 'Play current test case' button, observe that the recorded commands are executed automatically in the Firefox Browser (i.e. User is taken to the www.google.com in the Firefox browser and 'I am Feeling Lucky' button is clicked automatically as shown in the below video
Note - Though 'Record and Playback' feature is helpful in some cases to the Tester, but it cant be used for automating all the tests as it has many disadvantages. If you don't know much about the disadvantages of the Record and Playback feature, you can go through the Page Record & Playback else you can continue reading the next post.
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How to validate elements using Selenium IDE will be explained in the next post.