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Microsoft WebDriver

Close the loop on your developer cycle by automating testing of your website in Microsoft Edge with Microsoft WebDriver.

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Installation and usage

Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

Microsoft Edge (Chromium) is now downloadable from Microsoft Edge Insider.
  • Download the correct Microsoft WebDriver version for your build of Microsoft Edge (Chromium).

    To find your correct build number: Launch Microsoft Edge and navigate to edge://settings/help or click ... > Settings >  About Microsoft Edge, to view the Chromium version. Having the correct version of WebDriver for your build ensures it runs correctly.

  • Download a WebDriver language binding of your choice. All Selenium language bindings support Microsoft Edge (Chromium).
  • Download a testing framework of your choice.

Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

Microsoft WebDriver for Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML) versions 18 and 19 is a Windows Feature on Demand which ensures that it’s always up to date automatically and enables some new ways to get Microsoft WebDriver. To get started you will have to enable Developer Mode:

Go to Settings > Update and Security > For Developer and then select “Developer mode”.

For Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML) builds prior to 18, install a previous release of WebDriver:

  • Install Windows 10.
  • Download the correct Microsoft WebDriver version for your build of Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML).

    To find your correct build number: Launch Microsoft Edge, click ... > Settings then scroll down to About this app to view the EdgeHTML version. Having the correct version of WebDriver for your build ensures it runs correctly.

  • Download a WebDriver language binding of your choice. All Selenium language bindings support Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML).
  • Download a testing framework of your choice.

Downloads

By downloading and using this software, you agree to the license terms below

  • Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

    Microsoft WebDriver for Microsoft Edge version 18 is a Windows Feature on Demand.

    To install run the following in an elevated command prompt:

    DISM.exe /Online /Add-Capability /CapabilityName:Microsoft.WebDriver~~~~0.0.1.0

    For builds prior to 18, download the approriate driver for your installed version of Microsoft Edge:

  • Release 17134

    Version: 6.17134 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 17.17134 | License terms

  • Release 16299

    Version: 5.16299 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 16.16299 | License terms

  • Release 15063

    Version: 4.15063 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 15.15063 | License terms

  • Release 14393

    Version: 3.14393 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 14.14393 | License terms

  • Release 10586

    Version: 2.10586 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 13.10586 | License terms

  • Release 10240

    Version: 1.10240 | Microsoft Edge version supported: 12.10240 | License terms


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