Cypress Edge – Now available for Windows

Supported versions

  • Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 (Canary Build)
  • Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 (Dev Build)
  • Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 (Beta Build)

Instructions for Windows

  1. Download Microsoft Edge version of choice from https://www.microsoftedgeinsider.com/en-us/
  2. Make a new directory
  3. Run set CYPRESS_INSTALL_BINARY=https://github.com/YOU54F/cypress/releases/download/v3.5.0/cypress_win.zip
  4. Run npm init
  5. Run npm install @you54f/cypress --save
  6. Run node_modules/.bin/cypress open --browser edgeDev to open in interactive mode, and setup Cypress.io‘s example project
  7. Run node_modules/.bin/cypress run --browser edgeDev or node_modules/.bin/cypress run --browser edgeCanary to run in command line mode.
  8. Rejoice & please pass back some appreciation with a star on the repository! Thanks 🙂

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YOU54F

I have been a Software Test Engineer for 11+ years now, starting off in Accessibility Testing at a large UK Banking organisation. I have since worked with financial / medical healthcare / betting / telecommunication providers testing software and along the way helping some migrate from traditional software development methodologies to a leaner Agile based approach. I now work for a consultancy company, providing insight into tools / technologies / approaches to ensure we are testing the right things, at the right place in the stack. Less of my time these days is spent writing test code, and more time championing test processes with our developers, who have picked it up and hit the ground running.

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