Update or Replace Web Browser Drivers and Selenium

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For manually replacing and updating other versions of WebDrivers and Selenium, please refer to this guide

Katalon Studio team strongly suggest users NOT to manually replace or update any WebDrivers. Any changes in drivers may cause runtime bugs for Katalon Studio application.

How to Replace

For Katalon Studio v5.1.0 and later

WINDOWS

Selenium

  • Download the desired Selenium version here. (Select only Selenium 3.0+ and higher version than 3.7.1)
  • Delete existing selenium-server-standalone-3.x.jar
  • Copy preferred driver into this folder
    <Katalon Studio folder>\configuration\resources\lib

Chromedriver

  • Download preferred Chromedriver here.
  • Copy downloaded Chromedriver and paste into Katalon Studio folder

You can use 32-bit Windows Chromedriver for both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows.

    • <Katalon Studiofolder>\configuration\resources\drivers\chromedriver_win32
    • <Katalon Studiofolder>\configuration\resources\drivers\chromedriver_win64

Firefox (Gecko Driver)

  • Download preferred Gecko Driver here.

  • Copy downloaded Gecko driver and paste into Katalon Studio folder

    • <Katalon Studio folder>\configuration\resources\drivers\firefox_win32
    • <Katalon Studio folder>\configuration\resources\drivers\firefox_win64

IEDriverServer

Download preferred IEDriver here.

MAC OSX

Selenium

  • /Applications/Katalon Studio.app/Contents/Eclipse/configuration/resources/lib

Chromedriver

  • /Applications/Katalon Studio.app/Contents/Eclipse/configuration/resources/drivers/chromedriver_mac

Firefox (Gecko Driver)

  • /Applications/Katalon Studio.app/Contents/Eclipse/configuration/resources/drivers/firefox_mac