The /html/convert Robot

Our /html/convert robot

We can process your documents in an automated way, saving you costly resources.

The /html/convert Robot takes screenshots of web pages or uploaded HTML pages.

The /html/convert Robot's Parameters

Name Type Default Description
url String / Null null The URL of the web page to be converted. Optional, as you can also upload/import HTML files and pass it to this Robot
format String "png" The format of the resulting image. The supported values are "jpg", "jpeg" and "png".
width Integer 1024 The width of the resulting image containing the full web page. Change this to change the dimensions of the result image.
height Integer Auto The screen height that will be used. By default this equals the length of the web page in pixels.
delay Integer 2000 The delay (in milliseconds) applied to allow the page and all of its JavaScript to render before taking the screenshot.

Example use cases featuring the /html/convert robot

See the robot in action with some live demos and code samples right here on our website:

Take a screenshot of a website (by uploading an HTML file)

Here you can see a quick example of the Assembly Instructions required to create this encoding pipeline. More information is available in the Live demo

{
 "steps": {
    "extract": {
      "use": ":original",
      "robot": "/html/convert",
      "result": true
    }
  }
}

Generate a screenshot of a website (by using a URL)

Here you can see a quick example of the Assembly Instructions required to create this encoding pipeline. More information is available in the Live demo

{
 "steps": {
    "extract": {
      "robot": "/html/convert",
      "result": true,
      "url": "https://transloadit.com",
      "format": "jpeg"
    }
  }
}


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