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Appium Webdriver

Selenium Webdriver extension for Appium.

To install Appium Webdriver, run the following command in the Package Manager Console

Install-Package Appium.WebDriver

Release Notes
      [Refactor] The obsolete interface OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.Interfaces.ISendsKeyEvents was removed
      [Refactor] The obsolete interface OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.iOS.Interfaces.IIOSHidesKeyboard was removed
      [Enhancement] The new `YouiEngine` automation type was added to the OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AutomationName
      [BUG FIX] The issue that was preventing the overriding of the Execute method was fixed.
      [Major update] Update to Selenium 3.0.1
      [Major enhancement] Windows automation:
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IFindByWindowsUIAutomation was added.
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Windows.WindowsDriver was added.
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Windows.WindowsElement was added.
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Windows.Enums.WindowsKeyCode was added.
    [Major enhancement] API redesign
        - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.Interfaces.ISendsKeyEvents was marked obsolete.
        - Appium.Interfaces.ISendsKeyEvents was added. It is implemented by AndroidDriver and WindowsDriver.
        - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.iOS.Interfaces.IIOSHidesKeyboard was marked obsolete.
        - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IHidesKeyboardWithKeyName was added. It extends OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IHidesKeyboard and it is implemented by IOSDriver and WindowsDriver.
        - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.Interfaces.IHasSettings was added. It is implemented by AndroidDriver. Also the OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.Enims.AutomatorSetting was provided.
        - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.iOS.Interfaces.IPerformsTouchID was added. It is implemented by IOSDriver.
        - almost all interfaces extend the OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IExecuteMethod
    - Command execution helpers:
    - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumCommandExecutionHelper was added.
    - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.AndroidCommandExecutionHelper was added.
    - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.iOS.IOSCommandExecutionHelper was added.

    These classes consist of static methods which accept IExecuteMethod as one of parameters.
      [Major enhancement] Now the OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumDriver can use an instance of any OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.MobileBy subclass for the searching.
        It should work as expected when current session supports the given selector.
      [Major enhancement] The new interface OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IFindsByFluentSelector was added. It is implemented by OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumDriver.
      [Major enhancement] The new interface OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IFindsByIosNSPredicate was added.
      [Major enhancement] The new By-selector OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.ByWindowsAutomation was added.
      [Major enhancement] The new By-selector OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.ByIosNSPredicate was added. 
      [Enhancement]. The method Response Execute(string) was added to OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IExecuteMethod. It is implemented by OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumDriver.
      [Enhancement]. New automation types were added:
  - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AutomationName.iOSXcuiTest
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AutomationName.AndroidUIAutomator2  
      All obsolete code was removed.
      Following capabilities were added:
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AndroidMobileCapabilityType.AndroidInstallTimeout
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AndroidMobileCapabilityType.NativeWebScreenshot
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AndroidMobileCapabilityType.AndroidScreenshotPath
      - OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AndroidMobileCapabilityType.AppWaitDuration.
      The new interface OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Interfaces.IExecuteMethod was added.
      All obsolete code was removed. #C client won't support Appium server v lower than 1.5.0
      Source code migration to C# 6.0. Now this bundle requires .Net Framework > v4.5 or Mono Framework version which supports .Net Framework v4.5 with Lang Level 6.
      Update to Selenium.Webdriver v2.53.1 and Selenium.Support v2.53.1.
      Update to Newtonsoft.Json v9.0.1.
      Re-design of mobile searching strategies:
      - The class OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.MobileBy was added.
      - Classes ByAccessibilityId, ByAndroidUIAutomator, ByIosUIAutomation were grouped by the new class.
      - Static methods that create instances of ByAccessibilityId, ByAndroidUIAutomator, ByIosUIAutomation were added.
      The method public W GetNamedTextField(String name) was marked obsolete. It is going to be removed.
      ScrollTo() and ScrollToExact() became deprecated. They are going to be removed in the next release. The swiping action and OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.ByAndroidUIAutomator or
      OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.ByIosUIAutomation are recommended to use instead.
      Server flags were added:
      - GeneralOptionList.AsyncTrace
      - IOSOptionList.WebkitDebugProxyPort
      The SessionDetails property was added.  This property returns a dictionary of the current session data.
      FIX of the pinch/zoom issue. This change is supposed to be the temporary workaround. We are searching for a more convenient solution.
      It seems it requires some changes on the server side.
      FIX of the swiping issue (iOS, server version >= 1.5.0). Now the swiping is implemented differently by AndroidDriver and IOSDriver.
      the ability to start an activity using Android intent actions, intent categories, flags and arguments was added to OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.AndroidDriver.
      The StartActivityWithIntent method.
      [Android] ability to push a common string as a file to the remote mobile device. The method was redesigned.
      [Android] ability to push base64 encoded bytes as a file to the remote mobile device. The method was added.
      [Android] ability to push a file as the file to the remote mobile device. The method was added.
      Constructors like AppiumDriver(ICommandExecutor commandExecutor, ICapabilities desiredCapabilities) were added to OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Android.AndroidDriver and OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.iOS.IOSDriver. Also
      OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumCommand became public. The binding of these features may allow to use realated solutions of other vendors/modified Appium server builds which support JSONWP commands
      that default Appium/Selenium do not support.
      The SetImmediateValue method was moved to OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.AppiumWebElement. It works against text input elements on Android.
      Update to Selenium.Webdriver v2.53.0 and Selenium.Support v2.53.0
      Update to Newtonsoft.Json v8.0.2
      FIXED The issue of compatibility of AppiumServiceBuilder with Appium node server v >= 1.5.x.
      Page object tools were updated. By.Name locator strategy is deprecated for Android and iOS. It is still valid for the Selendroid mode.
      The DeviceTime property was added and it works with Appium node 1.5
      improvements of locking methods. The LockDevice(seconds) is obsolete and it is going to be removed in the next release. Since Appium node server v1.5.x it is recommended to use AndroidDriver.Lock()()...AndroidDriver.Unlock() or IOSDriver.Lock(int seconds) instead.
      AndroidDriver.KeyEvent() is obsolete and it is going to be removed soon. Please use AndroidDriver.PressKeyCode or AndroidDriver.LongPressKeyCode instead.
      The GetAppStrings(string language = null) method is obsolete now. It is going to be removed.
      The  GetAppStringDictionary(string language = null, string stringFile = null) was added instead. It returns a dictionary with app strings (keys and values) instead of a string. Also it allows the searching app strings in the specified file.
      All capabilities were added according to https://github.com/appium/appium/blob/1.5/docs/en/writing-running-appium/caps.md. There are three classes:
      OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.MobileCapabilityType (just modified),
      OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.AndroidMobileCapabilityType (android-specific capabilities),
      OpenQA.Selenium.Appium.Enums.IOSMobileCapabilityType (iOS-specific capabilities).
      Some server flags were marked as obsolete because they are deprecated since server node v1.5.x. These options are going to be removed at the next .Net client release.
      The ability to start Appium node programmatically using desired capabilities. This feature is compatible with Appium node server v >= 1.5.x.
      Update to Selenium.Webdriver v2.48.2 and Selenium.Support v2.48.2
      The ability to start appium server programmatically was provided. The ICommandServer implementation (AppiumLocalService).
      The new boolean parameter of the AndroidDdriver.StartActivity method. It allows to start a new activity without closing of a target app.
      All possible key codes were added to AndroidKeyCode.
      The API refactoring.
      The "ReplaceValue" method was added to AndroidElement
      The "SetImmediateValue" was moved from the AppiumWebElement to IOSElement
      Update to Selenium.Webdriver v2.48.1 and Selenium.Support v2.48.1
      .Net client is completely following the Apache 2.0 license now.
      IMobileElement implementations are able to perform gestures such as Pinch, Tap and Zoom.
      Constructor set of MultiAction and TouchAction was improved. Redundant constructors were removed.
      the bug which prevented the using of TouchAction/MultiTouchActions with IWebElement was fixed. This problem is reproduced
      with IWebElement instances created via Selenium PageFactory.
      features ported from the Java-Appium-Driver. Integration with Selenium PageFactory.
      Generic AppiumDriver class/subclasses and fix for TryAddCommand.
      Fix/Test for hide keyboard.
      Separate android and ios drivers, improved namespaces, fixed tests, and redesigned methods and interfaces
      Update Selenium NuGet Package to get fix for locator strategy.
      Add GetSettings and IgnoreUnimportantViews methods.
      Update version due to assembly not matching NuGet.
      Update version due to NuGet Package mismanagement.
      Update NuGet packages. Add IsLocked() and Start Activity.
      Add Pull Folder, Android Input Methods (IME), and Network Connection Methods for use with Appium 1.2

      TouchAction + multiActions rewriting,
      Project structure overhaul.



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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
Appium Webdriver 4,253 Thursday, January 5, 2017
Appium Webdriver 8,511 Friday, September 2, 2016
Appium Webdriver 3,523 Saturday, July 23, 2016
Appium Webdriver 14,998 Sunday, March 20, 2016
Appium Webdriver 5,784 Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Appium Webdriver 4,803 Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Appium Webdriver 5,315 Friday, August 14, 2015
Appium Webdriver 8,783 Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Appium Webdriver 3,607 Friday, June 19, 2015
Appium Webdriver 5,400 Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Appium Webdriver 392 Monday, January 5, 2015
Appium Webdriver 655 Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Appium Webdriver 2,643 Thursday, September 25, 2014
Appium Webdriver 903 Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Appium Webdriver 3,004 Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Appium Webdriver 1.0.0 555 Friday, June 6, 2014
Appium Webdriver 0.3.0 305 Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Appium Webdriver 0.2.0 662 Sunday, April 27, 2014
Appium Webdriver 0.1.0 286 Friday, April 18, 2014