Why does Katalon take an extended time to locate elements on the Gmail inbox page?

It takes more than 30 seconds to locate any element on the Gmail inbox page.
Example Xpath used: “//div[@aria-label=‘Refresh’]”

I haven’t experienced this on other web pages, is there something different about Gmail?

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Gmail, email and Facebook logins

For multiple reasons, logging into sites like Gmail and Facebook using WebDriver is not recommended. Aside from being against the usage terms for these sites (where you risk having the account shut down), it is slow and unreliable.

You shouldn’t challenge Gmail using Katalon WebUI keywords which works on top of Selenium WebDriver

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