VBA - scraping websites videos | Excel VBA Part 57.1 - Getting Started with Selenium Basic and Google Chrome

Posted by Andrew Gould on 14 January 2021

This video shows you how to install the Selenium Basic library for VBA so that you can control a variety of web browsers using VBA. You'll learn how to install the Selenium library, how to download drivers for Google Chrome and other browsers, how to reference Selenium in a VBA project and how to write basic code to open Google Chrome and browse to a web page.

You can increase the size of the video:

Full screen mode for YouTube

You can view the video in full screen mode as shown on the left, using the icon at the bottom right of the frame.

You can also increase the quality of the video:

Changing resolution

You can improve the resolution of the video using another icon at the bottom right of the frame. This will slow down the connection speed, but increase the display and sound quality. This icon only becomes visible when you start playing the video.

Finally, if nothing happens when you play the video, check that you're not using IE in compatibility view.

This page has 0 threads Add post