pageAction.getTitle()

Gets the title of the page action.

This is an asynchronous function that returns a Promise.

Syntax

var gettingTitle = browser.pageAction.getTitle(
  details,               // object
  function(result) {...} // function
)

Parameters

details
object.
tabId
integer. The ID of the tab containing the page action whose title you want to get.

Return value

A Promise that will be fulfilled with a string containing the page action's title.

Browser compatibility

Chrome Edge Firefox Firefox for Android Opera
Basic support Yes Yes 45.0 No 33

Examples

This example logs the page action's title when the user clicks its icon:

function gotTitle(title) {
  console.log(`Title ${title}`);
}

browser.pageAction.onClicked.addListener((tab) => {
  var gettingTitle = browser.pageAction.getTitle({
    tabId: tab.id
  });
  gettingTitle.then(gotTitle);
});

Acknowledgements

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