One of the most common issues faced by software testing service companies and all others
testing mobile applications with Selenium is the focusing issue. While interacting with web, the
users need to find the web content. The scenario can be better understood with the help of a
A login screen basically contains three text fields for Client Id, Usercode and Password. Client
Id is retrieved from database 1 and password from database.
After a user enters Client Id, Usercode and Password the pointer again return back to Client Id.
In this case when the user presses login button Usercode and Password get refreshed which
creates issues with login. To avoid such bugs mouse pointer needs to be focussed before
entering to Usercode and Password data.
Solution to the issue
The "Find Element" command serves as an effective way to solve this issue of finding a web
element to be focussed within a page. To focus on multiple web elements Find Elements
command can be used. One of the ways for uniquely focussing a web element within a page is
by using XPATH.
Syntax for Find Element