i18n.getAcceptLanguages()

Gets the accept-languages of the browser. This is different from the locale used by the browser. To get the locale, use i18n.getUILanguage.

Syntax

chrome.i18n.getAcceptLanguages(
  function(languages) {...} // function
)

This API is also available as browser.i18n.getAcceptLanguages() in a version that returns a promise.

Parameters

callback
function. The function is passed the following arguments:
languages
array of i18n.LanguageCode. Array of LanguageCode.

Browser compatibility

Chrome Edge Firefox Firefox for Android Opera
Basic support Yes Yes 47.0 48.0 33

Examples

chrome.i18n.getAcceptLanguages((languages)=> {
  console.log(languages);
});

//e.g. Array [ "en-US", "en" ]

 

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.i18n API. This documentation is derived from i18n.json in the Chromium code.

Microsoft Edge compatibility data is supplied by Microsoft Corporation and is included here under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License.

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