Add-ons

pageAction.hide()

Hides the page action for a given tab.

Syntax

browser.pageAction.hide(
  tabId // integer
)

Parameters

tabId
integer. The ID of the tab for which you want to hide the page action.

Browser compatibility

ChromeEdgeFirefoxFirefox for AndroidOpera
Basic Support (Yes) (Yes)45501 (Yes)

1. Before version 56, the 'tabId' parameter was ignored, and the page action was hidden for all tabs.

Examples

Hide the page action for the current tab when the user clicks it:

browser.pageAction.onClicked.addListener((tab) => {
  browser.pageAction.hide(tab.id);
});

Example extensions

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.

Document Tags and Contributors

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