XPath and Google Developer Tools#

How to find an xpath on a webpage#

  1. Open Developer tools -> console

  2. Type:

$x(<YOUR XPATH HERE>)

$x('a[concat(" ",normalize-space(.)," ") = " %s "]/..')

How to find the xpath of an item#

  1. Inpect element, under the Elements tab

  2. Right click the element, say copy -> copy xpath