Puppeteer Browser Automation on Headless Ubuntu

Noricum Cloud Solutions

Puppeteer Browser Automation on Headless Ubuntu

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Hard Facts for this VM:
  • Ubuntu Server 20.04 LTS
  • Chrome & Chromium
  • Puppeteer (+ sample code)

SSH (port 22) into the instance and navigate to the /usr/puppeteer directory, which includes all NodeJS packages, by 'cd /usr/puppeteer'. Execute our sample scripts by 'nodejs sample-chrome.js' or 'nodejs sample-chromium.js'. After the execution of the script, you can locate screenshots by typing 'ls'.

Own development:
Edit files directly in the terminal by eg. 'nano' or connect to the VM via a SCP tool to deploy your own scripts remotely.

Parallel execution:
If you need parallel execution or want the Puppeteer script to run while closing the SSH session, use the 'tmux' feature.

Find detailed documentation for this product at: is made by Noricum Cloud Solutions:
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