5 + 2 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

You are here

Python not activating Selenium

2 posts / 0 new
Last post
Jonathan
Jonathan's picture
Python not activating Selenium

I have a Selenium issue working on Python, I have a python application that will not open my chromedriver, that functions perfectly okay when I open it in a Java application, so it is not ChromeDriver itself , but the configuration of Python. Can anyone out there help? Thanks,

Cool

SiteAdmin
SiteAdmin's picture
Few Comments from LinkedIn

When trying to replicate in python a selenium program that was written in Java, and running it with Python the program the Chrome Driver opens a window an immediately crashes popping up a error window stating "chromedriver.exe has stopped working", but it does not happen when run in Java. Program executes and terminates normally. 

Here are few ideas to solve the issue:

  1. Verify the following configurations:
    1. driver=webdriver.Chrome()
    2. driver.maximize_window()
    3. driver.implicitly_wait(30)
    4. driver.set_page_load_timeout(120)
    5. driver.set_script_timeout(30)
    6. have ChromeDriver binary present in your PATH variable
  2. verify browser - driver version for incompatibility (use the latest versions of both),
  3. URL issues (that might be mitigated using raw strings),
  4. OS related issues (chromedriver has a history of crashing on Windows when running large test suites but that does not seem to relate to your problem),
  5. Resource issues (like missing files), Python-version driver issues with PATH (even if correctly set)
  6. If you are using Webdriver 3.x version, problems might be more frequent just because it's so new and Python bindings for Webdriver may have poorer support than, say, Java or Ruby bindings. When your Webdriver script in Python crashes, the traceback may provide useful insights into what might have gone wrong,
  7. Check the logfile.
  8. Running command line python in a Windows 64bit environment, might use python IDE
  9. Make sure python version and selenium-webdriver python package compatibility
  10. Verify you have the correct chrome driver for your OS.
  11. Verify that you have added the chrome driver on your PATH. 
  12. Add chromedriver.exe file in your windows folder :"C:\Windows\System32"

 

Log in or register to post comments

MANUFACTURERS Wallboard

Testing tool manufacturers world-wide list
10Levels ABID CONSULTING AccelQ Accord Software ActiMind AdaCore
AdaLog AgileLoad AgileWay Agitar Algorismi ALL4TEC
Andreas Kleffel Android Apache Apica Apollo Systems AppAssist.mobi
Applitools AppPerfect Appsee ApTest Assertible Assure
Atlassian AutoIt Consulti .. Automation Anyw .. Automation Cons .. Aztaz Software Backtrace I/O
Badboy BlazeMeter Borvid BrowserStack BSQUARE BStriker Intern ..
CA Technologies Canonical Canoo Catch Limited CelestialTeapot Chris Mallett
Cleanscape ClicTest CloudQA CodeCentrix CodePlex projec .. Codoid
Cogitek Compuware Configure IT Conflair ConSol Core Services
Countersoft CresTech Softwa .. Cross Browser T .. Crosscheck Netw .. Crowdsourced Te .. Cucumber Ltd
Cyara Cygnet Infotech DareBoost Databene Datamatics Glob .. DevExpress
DTM soft Dynatrace LLC EasyQA Eclipse EkaTechserv Elvior
Emmanuel Jorge Empirix EPAM Systems Equafy Esterel Technol .. eXept Software ..
Experitest Finaris Froglogic FrontEndART Ltd GeneXus GitHub project
gnoso Google Code Pro .. GrammaTech Gurock Software Hewlett Packard .. Hexawise
High-Tech Bridg .. Hiptest Hitex IBM Rational imbus Shanghai Impetus
Inflectra informUp InTENSO - IT Ex .. Ipswitch Jamo Solutions Janova
JAR Technologie .. JBoss Developer jClarity Jellly.io JetBrains Jively
jQuery foundati .. JS Foundation Jspresso Kanoah Software KMS Technology Kualitee
LDRA Limited Litmus LoadFocus Loadster Perfor .. MarathonITE Marketcircle
Marketcircle Maveryx Meliora Ltd Micro Focus Sof .. Microsoft Mobile Labs
Mobile1st Mockaroo, LLC Monkop Mozila MSys Technologi .. Navicat
NeoTys NetCart NORIZZK.COM Novosync Mobili .. NRG Global NTT Resonant
OC Systems Odin Technology OpCord Oracle Orcanos Original Softwa ..
Ossia Conseil OW2 PANAYA Parasoft PassMark Patterson Consu ..
Perfecto Mobile Pivotal, Inc. Plutora Postman (API To .. PractiTest PrimaTest
Process One Programming Res .. Psoda PureLoad PushToTest Python
Q-Assurance QA Systems QACube QASymphony QAWorks QMetry
Quali Qualitia Softwa .. Quality First S .. Quotium RadView Softwar .. Ranorex
RedLine13 Reflective Solu .. ReQtest RevDeBug Robotium Tech Rogue Wave Soft ..
Rommana Softwar .. RTTS ruby-doc.org Runscope Sandklef GNU La .. Sauce Labs
Seapine Softwar .. SeleniumHQ Sencha Sensiple Siemens PLM Sof .. SmartBear Softw ..
SmarteSoft SOASTA SoftLogica Softomotive Softsmith Solution-Soft
SonarSource Sourceforge SqashTeam SQS Software Qu .. Square Stimulus Techno ..
Swifting AB Synopsys T-komp T-Plan TechExcel TechTalk
Telerik By Prog .. Tellurium Test Collab Test Goat Test Recon TestCaseLab
testCloud.de Gm .. Testenium Testim.io Testing Technol .. TestingBot TestLodge
Testmunk TestObject GmbH Testomato TestOptimal TestPlant TestPro
Testuff The Core Bankin .. The MathWorks The Open Group thePHP.cc Thoughtbot
Thoughtworks Tigris.org Time Simulator Top-Q Trace Technolog .. TrendIC
TRICENTIS Tritusa Pty Ltd TWD Solutions P .. TypeMock Tyto Software Ubertesters
UniTESK Universal Test .. Usetrace Ltd Utrecht Univers .. Validata Group Vanamco AG
Vector Software Veracode Verifaya Corpor .. Verit VersionOne Viewlike.us
Vornex Inc. Watir.com WcfStorm Soluti .. We Are Mammoth Web Performance .. Wintask
Wireshark Found .. Worksoft Xceptance XK72 Xpand IT XQual
ZAPTEST Zeenyx Software .. Zephyr Zeta Software zutubi pty

Selenium Youtube Playlist

Theme by Danetsoft and Danang Probo Sayekti