Facing "Unresolved compilation problem : Invalid escape sequence (valid ones are \b \t \n \f \r \" \' \\ )" error when trying to launch firefox from selenium. Can anyone please help me

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package firstseleniumproject;

import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver;

import org.openqa.selenium.firefox.FirefoxDriver;

public class openbrowser {

public static void main(String[] args) {

System.setProperty("webdriver.gecko.driver", "C:\Users\KSaraswathiChowdary\Documents\softwares\geckodriver-v0.24.0-win64.exe");

WebDriver driver = new FirefoxDriver();

driver.get("http://www.google.com");

}

}
Jul 26 in Java by anonymous

edited Jul 26 by Omkar 43 views

1 answer to this question.

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I think the problem is with this line:

System.setProperty("webdriver.gecko.driver", "C:\Users\KSaraswathiChowdary\Documents\softwares\geckodriver-v0.24.0-win64.exe");

Backslashes (\) are used for escape sequence. Try this:

System.setProperty("webdriver.gecko.driver", "C:\\Users\\KSaraswathiChowdary\\Documents\\softwares\\geckodriver-v0.24.0-win64.exe");
answered Jul 26 by Venu

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