Chrome DevTools Protocol

Methods

DOMSnapshot.captureSnapshot

Returns a document snapshot, including the full DOM tree of the root node (including iframes, template contents, and imported documents) in a flattened array, as well as layout and white-listed computed style information for the nodes. Shadow DOM in the returned DOM tree is flattened.

parameters
computedStyles
array[ string ]

Whitelist of computed styles to return.

includePaintOrder
boolean

Whether to include layout object paint orders into the snapshot.

includeDOMRects
boolean

Whether to include DOM rectangles (offsetRects, clientRects, scrollRects) into the snapshot

Return Object
documents
array[ DocumentSnapshot ]

The nodes in the DOM tree. The DOMNode at index 0 corresponds to the root document.

strings
array[ string ]

Shared string table that all string properties refer to with indexes.

DOMSnapshot.disable

Disables DOM snapshot agent for the given page.

DOMSnapshot.enable

Enables DOM snapshot agent for the given page.

DOMSnapshot.getSnapshot Deprecated

Returns a document snapshot, including the full DOM tree of the root node (including iframes, template contents, and imported documents) in a flattened array, as well as layout and white-listed computed style information for the nodes. Shadow DOM in the returned DOM tree is flattened.

parameters
computedStyleWhitelist
array[ string ]

Whitelist of computed styles to return.

includeEventListeners
boolean

Whether or not to retrieve details of DOM listeners (default false).

includePaintOrder
boolean

Whether to determine and include the paint order index of LayoutTreeNodes (default false).

includeUserAgentShadowTree
boolean

Whether to include UA shadow tree in the snapshot (default false).

Return Object
domNodes
array[ DOMNode ]

The nodes in the DOM tree. The DOMNode at index 0 corresponds to the root document.

layoutTreeNodes
array[ LayoutTreeNode ]

The nodes in the layout tree.

computedStyles
array[ ComputedStyle ]

Whitelisted ComputedStyle properties for each node in the layout tree.

Types

DOMSnapshot.ArrayOfStrings

Index of the string in the strings table.

Type: array

DOMSnapshot.ComputedStyle

A subset of the full ComputedStyle as defined by the request whitelist.

Type: object

properties
properties
array[ NameValue ]

Name/value pairs of computed style properties.

DOMSnapshot.DocumentSnapshot

Document snapshot.

Type: object

properties
documentURL
StringIndex

Document URL that Document or FrameOwner node points to.

title
StringIndex

Document title.

baseURL
StringIndex

Base URL that Document or FrameOwner node uses for URL completion.

contentLanguage
StringIndex

Contains the document's content language.

encodingName
StringIndex

Contains the document's character set encoding.

publicId
StringIndex

DocumentType node's publicId.

systemId
StringIndex

DocumentType node's systemId.

frameId
StringIndex

Frame ID for frame owner elements and also for the document node.

nodes
NodeTreeSnapshot

A table with dom nodes.

layout
LayoutTreeSnapshot

The nodes in the layout tree.

textBoxes
TextBoxSnapshot

The post-layout inline text nodes.

scrollOffsetX
number

Horizontal scroll offset.

scrollOffsetY
number

Vertical scroll offset.

contentWidth
number

Document content width.

contentHeight
number

Document content height.

DOMSnapshot.DOMNode

A Node in the DOM tree.

Type: object

properties
nodeType
integer

Node's nodeType.

nodeName
string

Node's nodeName.

nodeValue
string

Node's nodeValue.

textValue
string

Only set for textarea elements, contains the text value.

inputValue
string

Only set for input elements, contains the input's associated text value.

inputChecked
boolean

Only set for radio and checkbox input elements, indicates if the element has been checked

optionSelected
boolean

Only set for option elements, indicates if the element has been selected

backendNodeId
DOM.BackendNodeId

Node's id, corresponds to DOM.Node.backendNodeId.

childNodeIndexes
array[ integer ]

The indexes of the node's child nodes in the domNodes array returned by getSnapshot, if any.

attributes
array[ NameValue ]

Attributes of an Element node.

pseudoElementIndexes
array[ integer ]

Indexes of pseudo elements associated with this node in the domNodes array returned by getSnapshot, if any.

layoutNodeIndex
integer

The index of the node's related layout tree node in the layoutTreeNodes array returned by getSnapshot, if any.

documentURL
string

Document URL that Document or FrameOwner node points to.

baseURL
string

Base URL that Document or FrameOwner node uses for URL completion.

contentLanguage
string

Only set for documents, contains the document's content language.

documentEncoding
string

Only set for documents, contains the document's character set encoding.

publicId
string

DocumentType node's publicId.

systemId
string

DocumentType node's systemId.

frameId
Page.FrameId

Frame ID for frame owner elements and also for the document node.

contentDocumentIndex
integer

The index of a frame owner element's content document in the domNodes array returned by getSnapshot, if any.

pseudoType
DOM.PseudoType

Type of a pseudo element node.

shadowRootType
DOM.ShadowRootType

Shadow root type.

isClickable
boolean

Whether this DOM node responds to mouse clicks. This includes nodes that have had click event listeners attached via JavaScript as well as anchor tags that naturally navigate when clicked.

eventListeners
array[ DOMDebugger.EventListener ]

Details of the node's event listeners, if any.

currentSourceURL
string

The selected url for nodes with a srcset attribute.

originURL
string

The url of the script (if any) that generates this node.

scrollOffsetX
number

Scroll offsets, set when this node is a Document.

scrollOffsetY
number

DOMSnapshot.InlineTextBox

Details of post layout rendered text positions. The exact layout should not be regarded as stable and may change between versions.

Type: object

properties
boundingBox
DOM.Rect

The bounding box in document coordinates. Note that scroll offset of the document is ignored.

startCharacterIndex
integer

The starting index in characters, for this post layout textbox substring. Characters that would be represented as a surrogate pair in UTF-16 have length 2.

numCharacters
integer

The number of characters in this post layout textbox substring. Characters that would be represented as a surrogate pair in UTF-16 have length 2.

DOMSnapshot.LayoutTreeNode

Details of an element in the DOM tree with a LayoutObject.

Type: object

properties
domNodeIndex
integer

The index of the related DOM node in the domNodes array returned by getSnapshot.

boundingBox
DOM.Rect

The bounding box in document coordinates. Note that scroll offset of the document is ignored.

layoutText
string

Contents of the LayoutText, if any.

inlineTextNodes
array[ InlineTextBox ]

The post-layout inline text nodes, if any.

styleIndex
integer

Index into the computedStyles array returned by getSnapshot.

paintOrder
integer

Global paint order index, which is determined by the stacking order of the nodes. Nodes that are painted together will have the same index. Only provided if includePaintOrder in getSnapshot was true.

isStackingContext
boolean

Set to true to indicate the element begins a new stacking context.

DOMSnapshot.LayoutTreeSnapshot

Table of details of an element in the DOM tree with a LayoutObject.

Type: object

properties
nodeIndex
array[ integer ]

Index of the corresponding node in the NodeTreeSnapshot array returned by captureSnapshot.

styles
array[ ArrayOfStrings ]

Array of indexes specifying computed style strings, filtered according to the computedStyles parameter passed to captureSnapshot.

bounds
array[ Rectangle ]

The absolute position bounding box.

text
array[ StringIndex ]

Contents of the LayoutText, if any.

stackingContexts
RareBooleanData

Stacking context information.

paintOrders
array[ integer ]

Global paint order index, which is determined by the stacking order of the nodes. Nodes that are painted together will have the same index. Only provided if includePaintOrder in captureSnapshot was true.

offsetRects
array[ Rectangle ]

The offset rect of nodes. Only available when includeDOMRects is set to true

scrollRects
array[ Rectangle ]

The scroll rect of nodes. Only available when includeDOMRects is set to true

clientRects
array[ Rectangle ]

The client rect of nodes. Only available when includeDOMRects is set to true

DOMSnapshot.NameValue

A name/value pair.

Type: object

properties
name
string

Attribute/property name.

value
string

Attribute/property value.

DOMSnapshot.NodeTreeSnapshot

Table containing nodes.

Type: object

properties
parentIndex
array[ integer ]

Parent node index.

nodeType
array[ integer ]

Node's nodeType.

nodeName
array[ StringIndex ]

Node's nodeName.

nodeValue
array[ StringIndex ]

Node's nodeValue.

backendNodeId
array[ DOM.BackendNodeId ]

Node's id, corresponds to DOM.Node.backendNodeId.

attributes
array[ ArrayOfStrings ]

Attributes of an Element node. Flatten name, value pairs.

textValue
RareStringData

Only set for textarea elements, contains the text value.

inputValue
RareStringData

Only set for input elements, contains the input's associated text value.

inputChecked
RareBooleanData

Only set for radio and checkbox input elements, indicates if the element has been checked

optionSelected
RareBooleanData

Only set for option elements, indicates if the element has been selected

contentDocumentIndex
RareIntegerData

The index of the document in the list of the snapshot documents.

pseudoType
RareStringData

Type of a pseudo element node.

isClickable
RareBooleanData

Whether this DOM node responds to mouse clicks. This includes nodes that have had click event listeners attached via JavaScript as well as anchor tags that naturally navigate when clicked.

currentSourceURL
RareStringData

The selected url for nodes with a srcset attribute.

originURL
RareStringData

The url of the script (if any) that generates this node.

DOMSnapshot.RareBooleanData

Type: object

properties
index
array[ integer ]

DOMSnapshot.RareIntegerData

Type: object

properties
index
array[ integer ]
value
array[ integer ]

DOMSnapshot.RareStringData

Data that is only present on rare nodes.

Type: object

properties
index
array[ integer ]
value
array[ StringIndex ]

DOMSnapshot.Rectangle

Type: array

DOMSnapshot.StringIndex

Index of the string in the strings table.

Type: integer

DOMSnapshot.TextBoxSnapshot

Table of details of the post layout rendered text positions. The exact layout should not be regarded as stable and may change between versions.

Type: object

properties
layoutIndex
array[ integer ]

Index of the layout tree node that owns this box collection.

bounds
array[ Rectangle ]

The absolute position bounding box.

start
array[ integer ]

The starting index in characters, for this post layout textbox substring. Characters that would be represented as a surrogate pair in UTF-16 have length 2.

length
array[ integer ]

The number of characters in this post layout textbox substring. Characters that would be represented as a surrogate pair in UTF-16 have length 2.