Updating WebDriver Chrome

Attempting to Update Chrome WebDriver

getting error: [ERROR] Driver for chrome not found (valid browsers chrome|firefox|opera|edge|phantomjs|iexplorer|selenium_server_standalone)

Warning: There are some errors during “Updating web driver…”. The results may not be as expected.

As shown below:

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Sometimes it will occur in old katalon Studio versions pls follow the below steps to update your chrome Driver.

  1. open your file explorer and go to the katalon studio location(where you extracted it and using it )
  2. go to configuration\resources\drivers\chromedriver_win32
  3. download the required driver version online and replace the existing one on the location

or update your katalon studio to fix the issue with the chrome driver update.

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Hi @bharathi.a ,
I was getting the same error and did the same.
My chromedriver is [ChromeDriver 114.0.5735.90] and katalon is 8.6.5
again I am getting the same error -

Updating web driver...

[INFO] Using WebDriverManager to resolve chrome
[DEBUG] Detecting chrome version using online commands.properties
[DEBUG] Running command on the shell: [cmd.exe, /C, wmic, datafile, where, name="%PROGRAMFILES:\=\\%\\Google\\Chrome\\Application\\chrome.exe", get, Version, /value]
[DEBUG] Result: Version=116.0.5845.97
[ERROR] Error HTTP 404 executing https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/LATEST_RELEASE_116
[WARN] Exception reading https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/LATEST_RELEASE_116 to get latest version of chromedriver (Error HTTP 404 executing https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/LATEST_RELEASE_116)
[DEBUG] Getting driver version for chrome116 from online versions.properties
[DEBUG] Driver for chrome116 not found in online properties (using local versions.properties)
[DEBUG] The driver version for CHROME 116 is unknown ... trying with latest
[DEBUG] Latest version of chromedriver according to https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/LATEST_RELEASE is 114.0.5735.90
[INFO] Reading https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/ to seek chromedriver
[DEBUG] Driver to be downloaded chromedriver 114.0.5735.90
[INFO] Downloading https://chromedriver.storage.googleapis.com/114.0.5735.90/chromedriver_win32.zip
[INFO] Extracting driver from compressed file chromedriver_win32.zip
[DEBUG] Overriding former driver C:\Katalon\Katalon_Studio_Windows_64-8.6.5\Katalon_Studio_Windows_64-8.6.5\configuration\resources\drivers\chromedriver_win32\chromedriver.exe
[INFO] Driver location: C:\Katalon\Katalon_Studio_Windows_64-8.6.5\Katalon_Studio_Windows_64-8.6.5\configuration\resources\drivers\chromedriver_win32\chromedriver.exe

Warning: There are some errors during "Updating web driver...". The results may not be as expected.

you should try katalon studio v8.6.6:

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Yes, installed 8.6.6 and its working. Thanks

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Hi Katalooners,

I have the same issue too with the new Version of Katalon :


it’s works with my personal laptop but not with my professional pc.

@kazurayam @Russ_Thomas

Not working

Please Follow this thread

I posted a fix for this problem on this blog post

I am using v8.6.8 and getting same issue

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