Upgrade to Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0 and ChromeDriver 2.21

Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0 is available
Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0 is available

Upgrade to Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0

I’ve just updated my online Selenium 2 WebDriver with Java course to use version 2.53.0 of Selenium WebDriver. Change Log

I mainly update due to browser changes but this update required a code fix.

Selenium WebDriver 2.53.0

Minor code fix in the pom.xml to add a dependency on the new Htmlunit driver project.


The package structure in the htmlunit driver was left the same so all I had to amend was the pom file


And the include for HTMLUnit became:

<!-- from WebDriver 2.53.0 HTMLUnit is no longer buy propranolol online in uk distributed with Selenium WebDriver -->
<!-- https://github.com/SeleniumHQ/htmlunit-driver -->
<!-- need to bring in the htmlunit driver on its own -->
<!-- https://github.com/SeleniumHQ/selenium/blob/master/java/CHANGELOG -->

ChromeDriver 2.21

I also had to update my build machine to use 2.21 ChromeDriver.

When I did this I discovered that this version has fixed some Cookie bugs when working against Google Chrome.


So I amended my tests to cater for this as well.

I’ve uploaded the code to my online training course existing students can download the amended code from the course materials section.

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