commands.reset()

Resets the given command's description and keyboard shortcut to the values given in the extension's commands manifest.json key.

This effectively undoes any changes made to the command using the commands.update() function.

This is an asynchronous function that returns a Promise.

Syntax

browser.commands.reset(
  name // string
);

Parameters

name
string. Name of the command to reset, as given by the name property of the commands.Command object.

Return value

A Promise that will be fulfilled with no arguments when the shortcut has been reset.

Browser compatibility

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Examples

Resets the command named "my-command" when the user clicks the "reset" button:

const commandName = 'my-command';

function resetShortcut() {
  browser.commands.reset(commandName);
}

document.querySelector('#reset').addEventListener('click', resetShortcut);

Example extensions

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