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Apple Safari

The Safari technology limitation will pop up if the Ranorex Extension for the Safari Browser is not installed or enabled.
Apple Safari Technology Limitation

Apple Safari Technology Limitation

The Instrumentation Wizard tries to activate the Safari Extension when checking the checkbox 'Activate Apple Safari Addon' and tries to deactivate the Extension when unchecking the mentioned checkbox.
Apple Safari Instrumentation Wizard

Apple Safari Instrumentation Wizard

After activating the Extension, you have to confirm the installation in Safari.
Confirm installation of Ranorex Automation Extension

Confirm installation of Ranorex Automation Extension

After activating the Extension and confirming the installation, Ranorex should not have any limitation recognizing UI elements within your web document. Restart your application under test and your Ranorex tools to ensure that the newly added instrumentation works correctly.
Finished Apple Safari Instrumentation

Finished Apple Safari Instrumentation

If the activation of the Extension was not successful, please make sure that you have installed Ranorex correctly and if you have started the Instrumentation Wizard from 'bin' folder that it has been started with admin rights.
Failed Apple Safari Instrumentation

Failed Apple Safari Instrumentation

If you still get a limitation when tracking web elements, please assure that the Apple Safari Extension is enabled in the Safari Extensions settings (Preferences→Extensions).
Enable Ranorex Automation Extension

Enable Ranorex Automation Extension


Note Testing file URLs with Apple Safari is currently not supported.


Note Testing cross domain iframe scripting with Apple Safari is currently not supported.