How to Install Selenium WebDriver on MacOS?
In this article, we will learn how to install Selenium WebDriver in Python on macOS. Selenium WebDriver is a web framework that permits you to execute cross-browser tests. This tool is used for automating web-based application testing to verify that it performs expectedly.
Follow the below steps to install Selenium WebDriver on macOS:
Step 2: Download and install the latest Chrome and check your Chrome version from “chrome://settings/help“
Step 3: Download the Chrome WebDriver Zip File matching with your Chrome version and Apple Chip from here and extract the chromedriver.
Step 4: Copy the chromedriver and paste it to “/usr/local/bin” (If this folder doesn’t exist then create one)
Step 5: Open a terminal inside the bin folder and run the following command so that MacOS can verify the app.
xattr -d com.apple.quarantine chromedriver
Step 6: Upgrade your pip to avoid errors during installation.
pip3 install --upgrade pip
Step 7: Install selenium library via pip.
pip3 install selenium
Verifying the Installation:
Run the python code below in your system and it should open up “https://geeksforgeeks.org” in your chrome browser automatically.