Monthly Archives: July 2014

Specifying the path for the PhantomJS executable

Problem Setting up Watir to run using PhantomJS is pretty simple (in at least Windows): Go to the PhantomJS downloads page – http://phantomjs.org/download.html Download PhantomJS for Windows (eg phantomjs-1.9.7-windows.zip) Extract the files from the archive Start a Watir browser with … Continue reading

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Building a Watir script is a translation exercise

Problem I have been struggling to explain how someone could go about creating Watir scripts. After years of usage, writing Watir scripts has become quite natural, like a second language. However, I can see how some might find starting to … Continue reading

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