Nintex RPA Chrome Extension

After you install Nintex RPA Central and Nintex Bot, you must install the Nintex RPA Chrome Extension if you want to target and automate interacting with elements in Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge (Chromium based) web pages. The Nintex RPA Chrome Extension can be installed on Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge.

Install Nintex RPA Chrome Extension for Google Chrome

To install the Nintex RPA Chrome Extension for Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome.
  2. Using Google Chrome, go to https://www.nintex.com/chrome.

  3. Click Add to Chrome to install the Nintex RPA Chrome Extension.

  4. If a pop-up displays, click to add the extension.

  5. Close Google Chrome and Nintex RPA.
  6. Restart Google Chrome and Nintex RPA.

  7. Nintex RPA can now target and automate the interaction of elements within Google Chrome web pages.

Requirements for using the Selector Tool with Google Chrome

The requirements for using the Nintex RPA Selector toolThe Selector tool allows you to choose the target element the botflow interacts with; such as a button, text field or check box. with Google Chrome are:

  • Nintex RPA version 16.5.5 or higher.
  • Nintex RPA Chromium Extension version 1.0.0.5 or higher.
  • Google Chrome Version 75 or higher.
  • Google Chrome Zoom set to 100%.
  • Windows Display Scale and layout set to 100% (Settings->System->Display).
  • Windows Display Make text bigger set to 100% (Settings->Ease of Access->Display).

Requirements for using the Selector Tool with Microsoft Edge

The requirements for using the Nintex RPA Selector Tool with Microsoft Edge are:

  • Nintex RPA version 16.5.5 or higher.
  • Nintex RPA Chromium Extension version 1.0.0.7 or higher.
  • Microsoft Edge Version 83 or higher.
  • Google Chrome Zoom set to 100%.
  • Windows Display Scale and layout set to 100% (Settings->System->Display).
  • Windows Display Make text bigger set to 100% (Settings->Ease of Access->Display).

Install Nintex RPA Chrome Extension for Microsoft Edge

To install the Nintex RPA Chrome Extension for Microsoft Edge:

  1. Start Microsoft Edge.
  2. Click meatball on the top-right corner of the Microsoft Edge browser, and click Extensions.
  3. Click Chrome Web Store. You are redirected to the Chrome Web Store.
  4. Click Allow extensions from other stores, and click Allow when prompted.
  5. Using Microsoft Edge, go to https://www.nintex.com/chrome.
  6. Click Add to Chrome to install the Nintex RPA Chrome Extension for Google Chrome.
  7. When the Add "Nintex RPA Chrome Extension" to Microsoft Edge message appears, click Add extension. The Nintex RPA Chrome Extension icon displays in the Microsoft Edge toolbar.
  8. Close Microsoft Edge and Nintex RPA.
  9. Restart Microsoft Edge and Nintex RPA.
  10. Nintex RPA can now target and automate elements within Microsoft Edge web pages.