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This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

The NativeWindow object is only available to privileged code running on Firefox for Android, and is intended for use by Firefox for Android add-ons.

Summary displays a toast notification on Firefox for Android.

A toast notification is a message that appears on the screen for a set interval and then fades away. It does not accept user input.

Syntax, duration);

The message displayed by the toast.

How long the toast should appear before fading away. This can take one of two values, short or long.


In the example below, an add-on adds a menu item that displays a toast:

function showToast(window) {"Showing you a toast", "short");  
var menuID;  
function addMenuItem(window) {  
  menuID ="Show Toast", null, function(){  
function removeMenuItem(window) {;  

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