This is a lightweight software-testing framework for web applications which provides a playback tool for authoring tests without the need for knowledge of test scripting language. The capability of this tool is not only limited to recording, but it’s also a full-featured IDE with diverse functions.
The tool features an intuitive main window that displays the operations, tests list and log. Aside from generating new scripts with its recording capabilities, you can edit the script contents by hand.
The tool comes with support for user-extensions.js and HTML, enabling you to view codes written in HTML and convert them to the earlier stated programming languages and save the output to your local disk.
As an IDE, the tool can auto-complete commands, supports comment insertion and page title assertion, and set breakpoints. It also features intelligent field selection and enables you to view records and manage test case history. The tool has support for plug-ins which further improves its functionality.
The tool is fully packed to help you create selenium test cases and it has a documentation which can be accessed from the developer’s website.
Selenium IDE is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in mozilla extensions category and is available to all software users as a free download.