downloads.State

The State type of the downloads API defines different states that a current download can be in.

A downloads.DownloadItem's state property will contain a string taken from the values defined in this type.

Type

Values of this type are strings. Possible values are:

in_progress
The browser is currently receiving download data from the server.
interrupted
An error broke the connection with the server.
complete
The download completed successfully.

Note: These string constants will never change, but new constants may be added.

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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