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Interface IBrowserContext

Namespace
PuppeteerSharp
Assembly
PuppeteerSharp.dll

BrowserContexts provide a way to operate multiple independent browser sessions. When a browser is launched, it has a single IBrowserContext used by default. The method NewPageAsync() creates a IPage in the default IBrowserContext.

public interface IBrowserContext

Properties

Browser

Gets the browser this browser context belongs to.

IBrowser Browser { get; }

Property Value

IBrowser

Id

Browser Context Id.

string Id { get; }

Property Value

string

IsClosed

Whether this IBrowserContext is closed.

bool IsClosed { get; }

Property Value

bool

IsIncognito

Returns whether BrowserContext is incognito The default browser context is the only non-incognito browser context.

bool IsIncognito { get; }

Property Value

bool

Remarks

The default browser context cannot be closed.

Methods

ClearPermissionOverridesAsync()

Clears all permission overrides for the browser context.

Task ClearPermissionOverridesAsync()

Returns

Task

The task.

CloseAsync()

Closes the browser context. All the targets that belong to the browser context will be closed.

Task CloseAsync()

Returns

Task

Task.

NewPageAsync()

Creates a new page.

Task<IPage> NewPageAsync()

Returns

Task<IPage>

Task which resolves to a new IPage object.

OverridePermissionsAsync(string, IEnumerable<OverridePermission>)

Overrides the browser context permissions.

Task OverridePermissionsAsync(string origin, IEnumerable<OverridePermission> permissions)

Parameters

origin string

The origin to grant permissions to, e.g. "https://example.com".

permissions IEnumerable<OverridePermission>

An array of permissions to grant. All permissions that are not listed here will be automatically denied.

Returns

Task

The task.

Examples

var context = browser.DefaultBrowserContext; await context.OverridePermissionsAsync("https://html5demos.com", new List<string> {"geolocation"});

See Also

PagesAsync()

An array of all pages inside the browser context.

Task<IPage[]> PagesAsync()

Returns

Task<IPage[]>

Task which resolves to an array of all open pages. Non visible pages, such as "background_page", will not be listed here. You can find them using PageAsync().

Targets()

Gets an array of all active targets inside the browser context.

ITarget[] Targets()

Returns

ITarget[]

An array of all active targets inside the browser context.

WaitForTargetAsync(Func<ITarget, bool>, WaitForOptions)

This searches for a target in this specific browser context.

await page.EvaluateAsync("() => window.open('https://www.example.com/')");
var newWindowTarget = await browserContext.WaitForTargetAsync((target) => target.Url == "https://www.example.com/");
Task<ITarget> WaitForTargetAsync(Func<ITarget, bool> predicate, WaitForOptions options = null)

Parameters

predicate Func<ITarget, bool>

A function to be run for every target.

options WaitForOptions

options.

Returns

Task<ITarget>

Resolves to the first target found that matches the predicate function.

Events

TargetChanged

Raised when the url of a target changes

event EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs> TargetChanged

Event Type

EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs>

TargetCreated

Raised when a target is created, for example when a new page is opened by window.open https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Window/open or NewPageAsync().

event EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs> TargetCreated

Event Type

EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs>

TargetDestroyed

Raised when a target is destroyed, for example when a page is closed

event EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs> TargetDestroyed

Event Type

EventHandler<TargetChangedArgs>