Google Chrome browser extension requirements
Ensure the Automation Anywhere Google Chrome extension you are using corresponds with the Recorder package version in your bots.
Automation Anywhere has created two versions of the Google Chrome extension, based on the Recorder package version. Automation Anywhere A2019 extension version 184.108.40.206 is the recommended Google Chrome extension for bots that contain actions from the Recorder package 2.0.6 and later. Automation Anywhere Google Chrome extension version 11 or 12 is required only to run bots that contain actions from the Recorder package 2.0.5 and earlier.
- Verify the browser agent in the If the browser agent is in the Task Manager, but is not running:
- Verify that the
ComSpecvariable is defined in the Environment Variables list.
You can locate this list in.
- If the
ComSpecvariable is not in the list, define it by specifying the Variable Name as
ComSpecand the Variable Value as
- Verify that the
- Verify the Google Chrome extension version in chrome://extensions/.
- If necessary, install the Google Chrome extension using the links in the table below.
Google Chrome re-verification: Google Chrome requires re-verification of permissions when the Automation Anywhere Google Chrome extension is updated. If prompted, click Enable this item in the Google Chrome message. Alternatively, re-enable the extension through the links in the table above. Similarly, if you are deploying your Bot Runners from a master image, accept the permission from within that image.
|Recorder package version||Browser agent||Google Chrome extension and ID|
|2.0.5 or earlier||Automation.BrowserAgent.exe||Version 11 or
|2.0.6 or later||Automation.Bot.BrowserAgent.exe||Version 220.127.116.11 or later
If you encounter an error when recording or running a bot that automates tasks in a Google Chrome browser and you have installed the Google Chrome, you must perform additional steps to configure your system. See Google Chrome extension troubleshooting.