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Version: 2.3




Type: Object<string, *>

`Options passed to the browser launcher function. Options are based on underlying library.


Type: string

URL to a HTTP proxy server. It must define the port number, and it may also contain proxy username and password.



Type: boolean = false

If true and executablePath is not set, Playwright will launch full Google Chrome browser available on the machine rather than the bundled Chromium. The path to Chrome executable is taken from the APIFY_CHROME_EXECUTABLE_PATH environment variable if provided, or defaults to the typical Google Chrome executable location specific for the operating system. By default, this option is false.


Type: boolean = false

With this option selected, all pages will be opened in a new incognito browser context. This means they will not share cookies nor cache and their resources will not be throttled by one another.


Type: string

Sets the User Data Directory path. The user data directory contains profile data such as history, bookmarks, and cookies, as well as other per-installation local state. If not specified, a temporary directory is used instead.


Type: *

By default this function uses require("playwright").chromium. If you want to use a different browser you can pass it by this property asrequire("playwright").firefox