idle.setDetectionInterval()

Sets the interval, in seconds, used to determine when the system is in an idle state for idle.onStateChanged events. The default interval is 60 seconds.

Syntax

chrome.idle.setDetectionInterval(
  intervalInSeconds // integer
)

This API is also available as browser.idle.setDetectionInterval().

Parameters

intervalInSeconds
integer. Threshold, in seconds, used to determine when the system is in an idle state.

Browser compatibility

Chrome Edge Firefox Firefox for Android Opera
Basic support Yes No No No 33

Examples

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.idle API. This documentation is derived from idle.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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