Different Types of Selenium Components

What is the difference between Selenium IDE, Selenium RC, and WebDriver?

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There is a lot in details but broadly

Selenium IDE - It’s an add-on and it is supported by Firefox only. Selenium IDE allows to edit, record, and debug the tests

Selenium RC - This is an API and supported by all major browsers. It uses Selenium server. JS drives its core engine.

Selenium WebDriver - It is a full-fledged API, and languages like Java, Python, and CSharp implement Webdriver APIs. and is supported by all major Browsers.

Check out the below image for the differences