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A collection of tools and libraries for RPA

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RPA Framework is a collection of open-source libraries and tools for Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and it is designed to be used with both Robot Framework and Python. The goal is to offer well-documented and actively maintained core libraries for Software Robot Developers.

Learn more about RPA at Robocorp Documentation.

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The RPA Framework project currently includes the following libraries:

Archive Archiving TAR and ZIP files
Browser Control browsers and automate the web
Cloud.AWS Use Amazon AWS services
Cloud.Azure Use Microsoft Azure services
Cloud.Google Use Google Cloud services
Database Interact with databases
Desktop.Clipboard Interact with the system clipboard
Desktop.OperatingSystem Read OS information and manipulate processes
Desktop.Windows Automate Windows desktop applications
Dialogs For requesting user input in a HTML form
Email.Exchange E-Mail operations (Exchange protocol)
Email.ImapSmtp E-Mail operations (IMAP & SMTP)
Excel.Application Control the Excel desktop application
Excel.Files Manipulate Excel files directly
FileSystem Read and manipulate files and paths
FTP Interact with FTP server
HTTP Interact directly with web APIs
Images Manipulate images
Notifier Notify messages using different services
Outlook.Application Control the Outlook desktop application
PDF Read and create PDF documents
Robocloud.Items Use the Robocloud Work Items API
Robocloud.Secrets Use the Robocloud Secrets API
Salesforce Salesforce operations
SAP Control SAP GUI desktop client
Tables Manipulate, sort, and filter tabular data
Tasks Control task execution
Twitter Twitter API interface
Word.Application Control the Word desktop application


If you already have Python and pip installed, you can use:

pip install rpaframework

To install all extra packages, you can use:

pip install rpaframework[aws,cv,google]


Python 3.6 or higher is required


After installation the libraries can be directly imported inside Robot Framework:

*** Settings ***
Library    RPA.Browser

*** Tasks ***
Login as user
    Open browser
    Input text    id:user-name    ${USERNAME}
    Input text    id:password     ${PASSWORD}

The libraries are also available inside Python:

from RPA.Browser import Browser

lib = Browser()

lib.input_text("id:user-name", username)
lib.input_text("id:password", password)

Support and contact


Found a bug? Missing a critical feature? Interested in contributing? Head over to the Contribution guide to see where to get started.


This project is open-source and licensed under the terms of the Apache License 2.0.

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