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Selenium Gecko Driver


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 3/13/2018.

Proxy for using W3C WebDriver-compatible clients to interact with Gecko-based browsers.

This program provides the HTTP API described by the WebDriver protocol ( to communicate with Gecko browsers, such as Firefox.
It translates calls into the Marionette ( automation protocol by acting as a proxy between the local- and remote ends.

You can consult the change log ( for a record of all notable changes to the program.

geckodriver.exe file is located in <Get-ToolsLocation>/selenium directory.

To install Selenium Gecko Driver, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install selenium-gecko-driver

To upgrade Selenium Gecko Driver, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade selenium-gecko-driver


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $toolsLocation = Get-ToolsLocation
    $seleniumDir = "$toolsLocation\selenium"
    $driverPath = "$seleniumDir\geckodriver.exe"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = 'selenium-gecko-driver'
      url            = ''
      checksum       = '737a72861a55387d80248996d6f204caa4284d97ae10c48ab96db27b81aff9c624de8b6f5b4034483779cf773d8634135889379cfc0b16593c9fc31126c95b89'
      checksumType   = 'sha512'
      url64bit       = ''
      checksum64     = 'dd1b0be36e199c0473a19f4e86df385b9f88a55e32cbf4595d6aabc66b3ce423f3a19c7f44c118f6d3be5c8bf0a4c440ab33b78b65f5db71bbe5cf29a5135bdd'
      checksumType64 = 'sha512'
      unzipLocation  = $seleniumDir
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    Install-BinFile -Name 'geckodriver' -Path $driverPath
    $menuPrograms = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $shortcutArgs = @{
      shortcutFilePath = "$menuPrograms\Selenium\Selenium Gecko Driver.lnk"
      targetPath       = $driverPath
      iconLocation     = "$toolsDir\icon.ico"
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut @shortcutArgs
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $toolsLocation = Get-ToolsLocation
    $seleniumDir = "$toolsLocation\selenium"
    If (Test-Path -Path $seleniumDir) {
      $driverPath = "$seleniumDir\geckodriver.exe"
      If (Test-Path -Path $driverPath) {
        Remove-Item -Path $driverPath -Force
      $directoryInfo = Get-ChildItem -Path $seleniumDir | Measure-Object
      If ($directoryInfo.count -eq 0) {
        Remove-Item -Path $seleniumDir -Force
    Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'geckodriver'
    $menuPrograms = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $shortcutDir = "$menuPrograms\Selenium"
    If (Test-Path -Path $shortcutDir) {
      $shortcutFile = "$shortcutDir\Selenium Gecko Driver.lnk"
      If (Test-Path -Path $shortcutFile) {
        Remove-Item -Path $shortcutFile -Force
      $directoryInfo = Get-ChildItem -Path $shortcutDir | Measure-Object
      If ($directoryInfo.count -eq 0) {
        Remove-Item -Path $shortcutDir -Force
  • tools\icon.ico

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Software Author(s)

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Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Selenium Gecko Driver 6808 Friday, November 3, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.19.1 260 Wednesday, November 1, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.19.0 1143 Tuesday, October 17, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.18.0 2273 Wednesday, July 12, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.17.0 593 Saturday, June 10, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.16.1 608 Wednesday, April 26, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.16.0 253 Saturday, April 22, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.15.0 652 Wednesday, March 8, 2017 approved
Selenium Gecko Driver 0.14.0 271 Friday, February 3, 2017 approved
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