extension.getExtensionTabs()

This method has been deprecated. Use extension.getViews() instead.

Returns an array of the JavaScript Window objects for each of the tabs running inside the current extension. If windowId is specified, returns only the Window objects of tabs attached to the specified window.

Syntax

chrome.extension.getExtensionTabs(
  windowId // optional integer
)

This API is also available as browser.extension.getExtensionTabs().

Parameters

windowIdOptional
integer.

Return value

array of object. Array of global window objects

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxOperaFirefox for Android
Basic support
DeprecatedNon-standard
Chrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoOpera No support NoFirefox Android No support No

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.extension API. This documentation is derived from extension.json in the Chromium code.

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

Document Tags and Contributors

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