8 Selenium IDE Plugins you Should be Aware Of

If you are using Selenium IDE either for automation or for generating scripts, you may find these plugins helpful. Please note that a few of the below are compatible with older versions only.

Useful Selenium IDE Plugins

Selenium IDE Plugins

Highlight Elements

This plugin for Selenium-IDE helps to highlight elements used in Selenese commands. If you want to highlight elements in Selenium WebDriver, check out this post.

Selenium IDE: Implicit Wait

This plugin allows Selenium IDE to automatically wait until all the required elements are present before executing the next command. It replicates the behavior of the setImplicitWait method present in Selenium WebDriver.

Log Search Bar

A plugin for Selenium-IDE to show a find toolbar in the log pane making it easy to search the displayed log messages.

Page Coverage

A plugin for Selenium-IDE to generate page coverage reports highlighting areas of a web page touched by the Selenese test cases / test suites.

ScreenShot on Fail

A plugin for Selenium-IDE to automatically take a screen-shot when a command fails while running the test suite


This is a language extension for Selenium IDE that provides javascript-like conditionals, looping, callable functions, error catching, and JSON/XML driven parametrization.

Test Results

A plugin for Selenium-IDE to save the results of the test execution for the test suite and included test cases in a single click. Also allows you to export the test results for individual test cases.

SeLite Auto Check

SeLite Auto Check – Selenium IDE Core extension. It runs custom validation of the tested website after every Selenese step.

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