Download and Configuring the Selenium Webdriver in Eclipse

Posted: November 20, 2012 in Automation, selenium
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Eclipse (software)

Download and Configuring the Selenium Webdriver in Eclipse:


  • JDK
  • Eclipse setup
  • Selenium

Steps to Download and Configuring the Selenium Webdriver in Eclipse:

1. Go to

2. Click on Download link which is associated with java release. Download the jar files. Refer following screenshot.

3. When you download it you will get a folder. In this folder you have two jar files related to selenium and a lib folder in which you have another jar files. Refer following screenshot.

4. Now Create a New project in Eclipse for this you have to follow the following steps:

  • Go to Eclipse –> Click File –> New –> Project
  • In Select Wizard –> Click Java –> “Java Project” (Refer following screenshot.)
  • Give the project name
  • Click Finish – Click Yes

5. Now add all jars which you have downloaded earlier. Go to properties by right clicking on project.

  • Click “Java Build Path”
  • Click Libraries tab
  • Click “Add External JARs” button
  • Select both selenium jars and all other jars from lib folder of downloaded folder.

If you like this post ,Don’t forget to write comments……………………

  1. phani says:

    This is really helpful. Thanks

  2. siva says:

    really helpful… thanks.. I am requesting u please share some webdriver examples

  3. Pradeep says:

    this realy helping , thanks for your work

  4. Nastassia says:

    Thanks for your work.

  5. Aneta says:

    thanks a lot: simple straightforward helpful

  6. Vasu says:

    nice and easy to follow. thanks for the post

  7. Ranga Nathan says:

    Veryyyyyyyyyyyyyyy worth document… thanks a lot.. And requesting if u have any examples plz share it.

  8. Rajeev says:

    very worthful docs…….. thanks alot

  9. Raghava says:

    Thank u very much,..Nice job

  10. Raju Shikha says:

    Awesome tip….worked nicely…!!!

  11. jyothi says:

    this is really helpfull. thanks

  12. sushant says:

    Helped me in running my first program. Initially, forgotten to adds from JAR file but after reading this article I was able to run the program

  13. Junn G says:

    thanks for this 🙂

  14. Abhineet S says:

    Very helpful, hope to see new updates soon.

  15. Ayush says:

    Really very helpful..hope I ll get more..

  16. Indi says:

    Thanks ,really helpful for us

  17. Praveen says:

    Very helpful document for selenium beginners..Thanks.

  18. Sandeep says:

    Thanks for knowledge sharing it will be beneficial for us…

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