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@aslushnikov aslushnikov released this 11 Aug 00:01
· 18 commits to release-1.25 since this release

VSCode Extension

  • New Playwright actions view

    Playwright actions
  • Pick selector
    You can pick selector right from a live page, before or after running a test

    Pick selector
  • Record new test
    Start recording where you left off with the new 'Record new test' feature.

  • Show & reuse browser
    Watch your tests running live & keep devtools open. Develop while continuously running tests.

extension screenshot

Test Runner

  • test.step(title, body) now returns the value of the step function:

    test('should work', async ({ page }) => {
        const pageTitle = await test.step('get title', async () => {
            await page.goto('');
            return await page.title();
  • Added test.describe.fixme(title, callback).

  • New 'interrupted' test status.

  • Enable tracing via CLI flag: npx playwright test --trace=on.

  • New property that can be use in reporters as a history ID.


  • 🎁 We now ship Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish docker image:
  • 🪦 This is the last release with macOS 10.15 support (deprecated as of 1.21).
  • 🪦 This is the last release with Node.js 12 support, we recommend upgrading to Node.js LTS (16).
  • ⚠️ Ubuntu 18 is now deprecated and will not be supported as of Dec 2022.

Browser Versions

  • Chromium 105.0.5195.19
  • Mozilla Firefox 103.0
  • WebKit 16.0

This version was also tested against the following stable channels:

  • Google Chrome 104
  • Microsoft Edge 104