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contextualIdentitities.ContextualIdentity

The contextualIdentities.ContextualIdentity type describes a single contextual identity.

Type

Values of this type are objects. They contain the following properties:

cookieStoreId
string. The cookie store ID for the identity. Since contextual identities don't share cookie stores, this serves as a unique identifier.
color

string. The color for the identity. This will be shown in tabs belonging to this identity. The following values are valid:

  • "blue"
  • "turquoise"
  • "green"
  • "yellow"
  • "orange"
  • "red"
  • "pink"
  • "purple"
icon

string. The name of an icon for the identity. This will be shown in the URL bar for tabs belonging to this identity. The following values are valid:

  • "fingerprint"
  • "briefcase"
  • "dollar"
  • "cart"
  • "circle"
name
string. Name of the identity. This will be shown in the URL bar for tabs belonging to this identity. Note that names don't have to be unique.

Browser compatibility

ChromeEdgeFirefoxFirefox for AndroidOpera
Basic supportNoNo5353No

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