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Full Page Screenshot with selenium | Java

Integration with Java and selenium for a full page screenshot is dependent on third party libraries like Ashot and Shutterbug. Full page screenshot shall be first converted into base64 image and then posted with the validate request as mentioned here .

The below code use rest- assured to make the API calls, however any library that supports API calls can be used.

package Refined;

import java.io.ByteArrayOutputStream;
import java.io.IOException;
import org.apache.commons.codec.binary.Base64;
import org.json.simple.JSONObject;
import io.restassured.RestAssured;
import io.restassured.response.Response;
import io.restassured.specification.RequestSpecification;
import javax.imageio.ImageIO;
import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver;
import org.openqa.selenium.chrome.ChromeDriver;
import ru.yandex.qatools.ashot.AShot;
import ru.yandex.qatools.ashot.Screenshot;
import ru.yandex.qatools.ashot.shooting.ShootingStrategies;

public class fullpageAshot {

	static WebDriver driver;

	public static void main(String args[]) throws Exception
		//Using selenium Launch browser and navigate to URL
		System.setProperty("webdriver.chrome.driver", "C:\\Users\\..\\Desktop\\selenium\\chromedriver.exe");
		driver = new ChromeDriver();
		//Get full page screenshot using Ashot and generate base64 image
		Screenshot screenshot = new AShot().shootingStrategy(ShootingStrategies.viewportPasting(1000)).takeScreenshot(driver);
		ByteArrayOutputStream out = new  ByteArrayOutputStream(); 
		ImageIO.write(screenshot.getImage(),"PNG", out);
		byte[] bytes = out.toByteArray();
		String imagebase64 = Base64.encodeBase64String(bytes);		
		//Get unique TestID for a specific project using Project key and Test name
		String uid = getUID("Air Canada", "fca709ea-d527-4f30-abc2-fa7e2af8afaf");
		//Send a Validate Request using the Unique TestID, Step name & Base64 Image 
		postRequest("Step 1",uid,imagebase64);
	//Get unique Test ID for a specific project using Rest Assured 
	public static String getUID(String testName, String projectKey) {
		try {
			RequestSpecification request = RestAssured.given();
			request.header("content-type", "application/json");
			JSONObject json = new JSONObject();
			json.put("TestName", testName);
			json.put("ProjectKey", projectKey);
			Response response = request.when().post("");
			int code = response.getStatusCode();
			String response_id = response.getBody().asString();
			System.out.println("TestID: " + response_id);
			return response_id;
		} catch (Exception ex) {
			return ex.toString();

	//Post a request using the Unique TestID, Step name & Base64 Image 
	public static void postRequest(String stepName, String uid, String imagebase64) throws IOException {
		RequestSpecification request1 = RestAssured.given();
		request1.header("content-type", "application/json");
		JSONObject jo = new JSONObject();
		jo.put("TestRunID", uid.replace("\"", ""));
		jo.put("StepName", stepName);
		jo.put("ImageBase64", imagebase64);
		System.out.println("imagebase64:" + imagebase64);
		Response response1 = request1.when().post("");
		String response_id1 = response1.getBody().asString();
		System.out.println("Response: " + response_id1);


Images used should be of same resolution. You can fix the resolution as : driver.manage().window().setSize(new Dimension(1024, 768));

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