Test automation means using a software tool to run repeatable tests against the application to be tested.
Selenium is a free (open source) automated testing suite for web applications across different browsers and platforms. Selenium is not just a single tool but a suite of softwares, each catering to different testing needs of an organization. It has four components.
- Selenium Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
- Selenium Remote Control (RC)
- Selenium Grid
Many people get started with Selenium IDE. Using the IDE you can create simple tests quickly, sometimes within seconds.
– The tool you use to develop your test cases.
– Firefox plug-in
Download the tutorial document here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/855lit90esxbxm5/SeleniumIDE.zip