Configuring MS Edge for Test Studio Automation

Install Microsofot WebDriver

1.  In order to use Edge browser for Test Studio automation you need to install Microsoft WebDriver. Depending on your Windows 10 build you should choose the correct WebDriver.

Determine your Windows 10 build and download the correct MS WebDriver here.

Windows 10 Anniversary Update (build 14393)

Note: The following steps apply only for Windows 10 Anniversary Update (build 14393). If you don't use it skip to the Automatic Calibration step.

Microsoft WebDriver for that build doesn't include installer (*.msi) but only *.exe file. You should manually locate the WebDriver exe file in the Test Studio project settings.

1.1   Download Microsoft WebDriver for release 14393 from here and save it on your computer.

1.2   Locate WebDriver from the Project Settings -> Browsers

Locate WebDriver

1.3   Navigate to the download location and select WebDriver exe file.

Locate WebDriver Folder

1.4   The location of WebDriver is now successful

Locate WebDriver successful

Automatic Calibration

The Calibrate Browsers feature can configure your browsers automatically.

If you need to resort to manual configuration, use the following settings:

Manual Configuration +

Zoom Level Set to 100%

1.  Go to the higher right of the browser and click on the 3 dots button.

2.  Select 100% zoom (or use the keyboard shortcut: Ctrl + 0).

favourites bar

Hide The Favorites Bar

This bar conflicts with highlighting coordinates.

1.  Go to the higher right of the browser and click on the 3 dots button.

2.  Click Settings and then View favorite settings.

3.  Set Show the favorites bar to Off.

zoom

Open New Tabs With A Blank Page

1.  Go to the higher right of the browser and click on the 3 dots button.

2.  Click Settings.
3.  Set Open new tabs with to A blank page.

new tab

Disable Password Save Offering

1.  Go to the higher right of the browser and click on the 3 dots button.

2.  Click Settings and then View advanced settings.

3.  Set Offer to save passwords and Save for entries to Off.

disable password offering

Allow Cookies

1.  Go to the higher right of the browser and click on the 3 dots button.

2.  Click Settings and then View advance settings.

3.  Set Cookies to Don't block cookies.

allow cookies