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Cypress nextAll Command

NextAll command in cypress fetches all the following immediate sibling DOM elements after the one provided with the get command previously.


.nextAll(selector, options)

Arguments Used In NextAll:

  1. Selector: This is an argument used in the nextall command to filter matching DOM elements.
  2. Options: Argument used to pass in an object to change the default behavior of nextall().
    • Log: Displays the command in the command log, and the default value is true.
    • Timeout: Time to wait till the nextAll command resolves before timing out.

Correct Usage Of NextAll:

  • yields all siblings next to 'nav.'

Wrong Usage Of NextAll:

  • It cannot be chained off with cy.
  • getCookies does not yield a DOM element.


Cypress next all

  • We will fetch the DOM element of the username text above the type field and try to get the DOM element present below using NextAll.
  • According to our calculation, it should yield us both the username type field and the 'Enter Your Programsbuzz Name' DOM element as these are present next.
describe('Automate PB',()=>{




cypress next all command

  • We can see that it yielded all the next DOM elements as expected.

Rules For Using NextAll:

  • NextAll yields the DOM element it has yielded currently.
  • NextAll requires it to be chained off a command that yields DOM elements.
  • NextAll assertions will automatically retry until the elements exist in DOM.
  • NextAll can timeout, waiting for the elements to exist in the DOM.
Submitted by arilio666 on June 7, 2022

Ashwin is working with iVagus as a Technical Lead. He has experience in various technologies like Cypress, JavaScript, TypeScript, Rest Assured, Selenium, Cucumber, and Java.


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