What is the difference between find element and find elements?
Keeping this in consideration, what is difference between findElement and findElements?
The difference between findElement() and findElements() method is the first returns a WebElement object otherwise it throws an exception and the latter returns a List of WebElements, it can return an empty list if no DOM elements match the query.
Likewise, what is findElement? Selenium WebDriver defines two methods for identifying the elements, they are findElement and findElements . findElement: This command is used to uniquely identify a web element within the web page. findElements: This command is used to uniquely identify the list of web elements within the web page.
Likewise, people ask, what is the return type of find element?
Return type of findElement() is a a web element while return type of findElements() is a List<WebElement>. findElement() method will throw noSuchElementException if web element is not found while findElement() will not throw any exception. It will return an empty List<WebElement>.
How do you identify elements in selenium?
There are multiple ways to uniquely identify a web element/elements within the web page such as ID, Name, Class Name, Link Text, Partial Link Text, Tag Name and XPATH.