downloads.DownloadTime

The DownloadTime type of the downloads API represents the time a download took to complete.

Type

A DownloadTime can be one of three different types:

  • a JavaScript Date object.
  • a string:
    • if this contains only digits, it's interpreted as the number of milliseconds since the UNIX epoch.
    • otherwise, it's interpreted as an ISO 8601 string.
  • a number: this is interpreted as the number of milliseconds since the UNIX epoch.

Browser compatibility

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Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 47Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 48

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Acknowledgements

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

Microsoft Edge compatibility data is supplied by Microsoft Corporation and is included here under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License.

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