Introduction to WebDriver
An overview of the Selenium tools, Unit testing Frameworks, and Supported Browsers.
Installation & Setup
Libraries & Extensions in VS, using NuGet to install the required libraries. How to organise your file structure.
First Test Case
Creating our initial NUnit Test, the import statements, invoking a browser, writing to the console, writing a simple script against the Web Site
Element locator strategies, Chrome Developer Tools and other extensions, Regular Expressions, Index, Xpath functions
Recording & Exporting Scripts
What is Synchronisation, Adding Delay, Implicit versus Explicit Waits, common examples
Capturing Values and Validation
How to capture values from the Web Site, Using Asserts, Execution Flow, Debugging Tools
How to build more than one test, in a single Class, NUnit Fixtures, Execution Order, NUnit Traits/Categories, Playlists
Creating a Test Base Class to use through Inheritance for SetUp & TearDown
Reusable code, Common examples such as Handling Alerts & Pop-ups
Console reporting, Taking Screenshots, Creating Dynamic HTML Results with Extent Reports
Handling differences between Browsers, Tips for Edge & IE Browsers
Data driving your Tests using In-Line Test Data, using external sources such as CSV files
Introducing Page Objects (POM)
Refactoring our tests to use a page object model. Developing a library of pages (POMs). Fluent Coding.
Using Application config files to store global values
Command Line Execution
Command-line execution with the NUnit Console Runner
Integrating with Git & GitHub
Integrating with Jenkins or Azure DevOps for C.I.