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type(text, [options])

Type in the text into the input field.

textstring''A text to type into a focused element.
options.delaynumber0Milliseconds to wait between key presses. Defaults to 0.
options.noWaitAfterbooleanfalseIf set to true and a navigation occurs from performing this action, it will not wait for it to complete.
options.timeoutnumber30000Maximum time in milliseconds. Pass 0 to disable the timeout. Default is overridden by the setDefaultTimeout option on BrowserContext or Page.


import { browser } from 'k6/experimental/browser';

export const options = {
  scenarios: {
    browser: {
      executor: 'shared-iterations',
      options: {
        browser: {
          type: 'chromium',

export default async function () {
  const page = browser.newPage();
  await page.goto('');
  const text = page.locator('#text1');
  text.type('hello world!');