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Add-ons

permissions.getAll()

Retrieve a permissions.Permissions object containing all the permissions currently granted to the extension.

This is an asynchronous function that returns a Promise.

Syntax

var gettingAll = browser.permissions.getAll()

Parameters

None.

Return value

A Promise that will be fulfilled with a permissions.Permissions object containing all the permissions currently granted to the extension. This includes all permissions the extension has listed in the permissions key, and any permissions listed in optional_permissions that the extension has been granted by calling permissions.request().

Browser compatibility

ChromeEdgeFirefoxFirefox for AndroidOpera
Basic supportYesNo5555Yes

Examples

// Extension permissions are:
// "webRequest", "tabs", "*://*.mozilla.org/*"

browser.permissions.getAll().then((result) => {
  console.log(result.permissions); // [ "webRequest", "tabs" ]
  console.log(result.origins)      // [ "*://*.mozilla.org/*" ]
});

Example extensions

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.permissions API.

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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