Is Microsoft Edge Driver available with edge installation?

Vaibhav Varade 21 Reputation points

Is Microsoft Edge Driver available with edge installation or feature on demain ?

I want avoid manual downloading the edge driver

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  1. Yu Zhou-MSFT 12,371 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Vaibhav Varade

    Edge WebDriver is not available with Edge installation or feature on demand. But if you mean don't want to manually download Edge WebDriver everytime when automating Edge, I know a Python library Webdriver Manager.

    Webdriver Manager provides the way to automatically manage drivers for different browsers. With Webdriver Manager, we don't need to download drivers and set path to the driver. We only need to install the library then use it directly.

    Install manager:

    pip install webdriver-manager  

    Use with Edge:

    from selenium import webdriver  
    from import EdgeChromiumDriverManager  
    driver = webdriver.Edge(EdgeChromiumDriverManager().install())  

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