Information about a command. This contains the information specified for the command in the commands manifest.json key.

An array of these objects is returned from commands.getAll().

Type

Values of this type are objects. They contain the following properties:

nameOptional
string. Name of this command. This will be passed into the commands.onCommand event listener.
descriptionOptional
string. Description of this command. This is primarily used to explain to the user what this command does.
shortcutOptional
string. Key(s) used to execute this command, specified as a string like "Ctrl+Shift+Y".

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxOperaFirefox for Android
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 48Opera Full support YesFirefox Android No support No

Legend

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Full support
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Acknowledgements

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

Document Tags and Contributors

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