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VS 2012 Update 2 CTP4 -- Unable to run Coded UI test in Firefox browser by Vinay Shah, CA


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Type: Bug
ID: 782090
Opened: 3/25/2013 5:28:11 PM
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After upgrading my VS 2012 Update 1 environment with Update 2 CTP4 - I am no longer able to run Coded UI test in Firefox browser. As part of my automation test execution, it launches the browser, but never goto specified URL. Exception shows in VS's Test Console as:
Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UITest.Extension.UITestException: Failed to start up socket within 45000

Note: Prior to installing Update 2 CTP4, same test was working in Firefox.    


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Posted by Microsoft on 3/26/2013 at 2:52 AM
Hi Vinay Shah, thank you for submitting feedback on Visual Studio and .NET Framework. We'll close this feedback since you have found a workaround for this issue. Thanks for your time.
Posted by Microsoft on 3/25/2013 at 5:51 PM
Thank you for your feedback, we are currently reviewing the issue you have submitted. If this issue is urgent, please contact support directly(http://support.microsoft.com)
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Posted by Vinay Shah, CA on 3/25/2013 at 6:01 PM
An installer for “Selenium components for Coded UI cross browser testing” installs the selenium driver version 2.29.1 that had issue as described in this post.

Install the newer version of Selenium driver, I tried 2.31.1 -- and that resolved this issue.

In Win 7 64 environment, I had to copy Selenium driver component under:
>> C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\microsoft shared\VSTT\Cross Browser Selenium Components


Thanks,
Vinay