How to set up Robot Framework for web testing

By | April 21, 2016
  1. Download and install Python 2.7.
  2. Install Selenium Libraray for Python
  3. Install Robot Framework
  4. Install Pygments
  5. Install Robot Framework IDE
  6. Install Selenium2Library
  7. Install wxPython
    • 32-bit Windows
      Go to http://sourceforge.net/projects/wxpython/files/wxPython/2.8.12.1/
      Download and install wxPython2.8-win32-unicode-2.8.12.1-py27.exe
    • 64-bit Windows
      Go to http://sourceforge.net/projects/wxpython/files/wxPython/2.8.12.1/
      Download and install wxPython2.8-win64-unicode-2.8.12.1-py27.exe
    • Mac OS X
      Use Homebrew to install wxPython

      Update the file /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/robotide/__init__.py
      Search for the following code and change “2.9” to “3.0”
  8. Download Chrome and IE webdrivers and place them in path

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