A BrowserSetting object that can be used to globally enable or disable the browser cache.

The underlying value is a boolean.

Browser compatibility

BCD tables only load in the browser


Getting the current value of this setting:

function logResult(result) {
  console.log(`Current value: ${result.value}`);
  console.log(`Current level of control: ${result.levelOfControl}`);


Disabling the browser cache:

function logResult(result) {
  console.log(`Setting was modified: ${result}`);

browser.browserSettings.cacheEnabled.set({ value: false }).then(logResult);