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Solving Firefox 47+ Selenium WebDriver problem

Elias Nogueira
Jul 1, 2016 · 1 min read

If you use Selenium WebDriver and Firefox to run some of your tests you noticed Firefox 47+ is not working :(

Why Firefox 47+ is not working with WebDriver

Now Firefox is using a new automation driver for Gecko engine called Marionette. Now Selenium WebDriver need to support this new driver to interact (send commands) with Firefox.

How to solve that

You need to follow three basic steps:

Stay tuned

Marionette driver is still in development, so take a time to see the status page or rise a bug if necessery

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/QA/Marionette/WebDriver

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