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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 16, 2021

Bot attach in Chrome open by user

During the execution of the bot, the bot uses a Google Chrome session opened by the user. With that, the bot does not need to open an instance and be login, among other uses. For example, in the Process, it would be possible to reuse the chrome opened by another instance.

Idea priority Medium
  • ADMIN RESPONSE
    May 20, 2021

    Support to attach the bot to an opened browser for attended automation is planned.

    We plan to support this feature for Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Firefox.

  • Admin
    Joba Diniz
    Aug 15, 2022

    Comments from TTIA:

    Connect to existing chrome browser. This only works with IE. All chrome browsers are shutdown when script. Would be very helpful since you can continue working on a browser session that is already logged in to systems and some activities are already performed

2 MERGED

Support attaching to an opened browser

Merged
If you think in attended bots, that need to wait for human interaction to complete the process, it will be necessary that IBM RPA supports existing browsers of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Another case is when you have to work with web appli...
over 1 year ago in Robotic Process Automation 0 Planned for future release
7 MERGED

Associate a browser open

Merged
Allow to open a browser (Chorme/firefox/edge) by command example: chorme.exe or by a Windows Bat script, after opening that browser, being able to find the open browser and associate it to a browser instance, today, there is only the command to fi...
10 months ago in Robotic Process Automation 0 Planned for future release