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

Chrome Edge Firefox Firefox for Android Opera
Basic support Yes Yes 45.0 50.0 33

Compatibility notes

Firefox for Android

  • The 'tabId' parameter is ignored, and the page action is 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 add-ons

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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