Chrome Extension Usage
To start create a
Currently the extension supports 5 major actions.
You can click any of them to add actions. Typically you would start with a
Goto action and end with a
|Goto||Opens the page the test starts at.|
|Click||Clicks an element|
|Input||Inputs text into a textbox (optionally hitting the enter key after to submit a form)|
|Wait||Waits a specified period of time.|
|Check||Run the browser validation when run in the cloud to check against previous baselines.|
Once you add actions, you can specify more options for any of them, or remove them by clicking the 3 vertical dots menu on the right side.
The various options available will depend on the action type.
Make sure to save your changes using the
If an action works on an
Element in the page such as
Input. You're given the option to
Select Element which will open the Chrome debugger and allow you to highlight/select elements on the page.
Once you've selected an element the action is automatically saved with a selector suitable. If no element was selected, the element may not have any attributes such as
href for it to find the element. In this case you may need to change the element code to given it more description or set another selector, which you can do in the options.
Once ready you can hit
Run and preview the test.