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Anybody have experience in Selenium IDE tool, if yes can you please send any document related that or Interview Questions? to my mail id, smiletinu@gmail.com or here

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Hi tirru,

IDE is just a record and playback tool. Why don't you focus on Selenium RC??

That would be good ya. Its Just my suggestion friend

thank u frnd, i got information IDE is nice one for web application, we can write c# coding also, let me know why you prefer remote control selenium
Hi Tirru,

Selenium Interview Questions as follows:

What is Selenium?
Selenium is a suite of tools to automate web applications testing across many platforms

What is the price of Selenium license per server?
Selenium is open source software, released under the Apache 2.0 license and can be downloaded and used without charge.

How much does Selenium license cost per client machine?
Selenium is open source software, released under the Apache 2.0 license and can be downloaded and used without charge.

What is Selenium IDE?
Selenium IDE is a Firefox add-on that records clicks, typing, and other actions to make a test, which you can play back in the browser

What is Selenium Remote Control (RC) tool?
Selenium Remote Control (RC) runs your tests in multiple browsers and platforms. Tweak your tests in your preferred language.

What is Selenium Grid?
Selenium Grid extends Selenium RC to distribute your tests across multiple servers, saving you time by running tests in parallel.

How many browsers are supported by Selenium IDE?
Test Engineer can record and playback test with Selenium IDE in Firefox.

How many browsers are supported by Selenium Remote Control?
QA Engineer can use Firefox, IE 7, Safari and Opera browsers to run actuall tests in Selenium RC.

How many programming languages can you use in Selenium RC?
Several programming languages are supported by Selenium Remote Control.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using Selenium as testing tool?
Strong points: Free; Simple and powerful DOM-level testing; can be used for continuous integration; great fit with Agile projects; Weak points: tricky setup; dreary errors diagnosis; tests only web applications

I will add more questions later..
thank you thank you thank you very much and one small request can you add me question and answers shortly

Hi Tirru,

Here I am sharing you top most selenium interview questions which will definitely helps you. One of my friend suggested me these questions which really helps me a lot. Hope you also like it.

From Beginners to Advance Level : 

Q1. What are the different Selenium components?


The suite package constitutes of the following sets of tools:

  • Selenium Integrated Development Environment (IDE) – Selenium IDE is a record and playback tool. It is distributed as a Firefox Plugin.
  • Selenium Remote Control (RC) – Selenium RC is a server that allows user to create test scripts in a desired programming language. It also allows executing test scripts within the large spectrum of browsers.
  • Selenium WebDriver – WebDriver is a different tool altogether that has various advantages over Selenium RC. WebDriver directly communicates with the web browser and uses its native compatibility to automate.
  • Selenium Grid – Selenium Grid is used to distribute your test execution on multiple platforms and environments concurrently.

Q2. What test can selenium do?

Ans. Selenium could be used for the functional, regression, load testing of the web based application. The automation tool could be implemented for the post release validation with a continuous integration tol like Jenkins, Hudson, QuickBuild or cruiseControl.

Q3. What programming languages are best for writing Selenium tests?

Ans. The Web Application may be written in JAVA, Ruby, PHP, Python or any other web framework. There are certain advantages for writing test cases as application tests. For example, if the team already has the experience with Java, QA Tester could always get the piece of advice while mastering Selenium test cases in Java.
When QA Testers use the same programming language with application developers, they can get support from developers to develop the test application quicker.

Q4. What are the test types supported by the Selenium?

Ans. Functional, Regression and Load Testing.

Q5. When do we use findElement() and findElements()?


findElement(): findElement() is used to find the first element in the current web page matching to the specified locator value. Take a note that only first matching element would be fetched.


WebElement element =driver.findElements(By.xpath(“//div[@id=’example’]//ul//li”));

findElements(): findElements() is used to find all the elements in the current web page matching to the specified locator value. Take a note that all the matching elements would be fetched and stored in the list of WebElements.

List <WebElement> elementList =driver.findElements(By.xpath(“//div[@id=’example’]//ul//li”));

Note : Click here to read more selenium interview questions with detailed answers.

Here are 200+ Selenium interview questions on all basic, intermediate, and advanced-level topics for quick reference. With the help of these questions, it becomes effortless to revise and know what's being asked during the interviews.

Update your Answers - Selenium IDE can support Chrome browser also. Now it can support firefox & chrome both browsers.

Hi, you asked a very good question. I found some very nice sets of selenium interview questions and answer on JanBask Training. I think it must be super helpful for so many students who looking for information like this.


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