URL.password

The password property of the URL interface is a USVString containing the password specified before the domain name.

If it is set without first setting the username property, it silently fails.

Note: This feature is available in Web Workers.

Syntax

string = object.password;
object.password = string;

Value

A USVString.

Examples

var url = new URL('https://anonymous:flabada@developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/URL/password');
var result = url.password; // Returns:"flabada"

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
URL
The definition of 'URL.password' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
passwordChrome Full support 32Edge Full support 12Firefox Full support 26IE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support 10WebView Android Full support ≤37Chrome Android Full support 32Firefox Android Full support 26Opera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

Legend

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Full support
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Compatibility unknown

See also

  • The URL interface it belongs to.