Access and modify various privacy-related browser settings.

To use the privacy API, you must have the "privacy" API permission.

Properties

privacy.network
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the network.
privacy.services
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the services provided by the browser or third parties.
privacy.websites
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the behavior of websites.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxOperaFirefox for Android
network.networkPredictionEnabledChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 54Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 54
network.peerConnectionEnabledChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 55Opera No support NoFirefox Android Full support 55
network.webRTCIPHandlingPolicyChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 54Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 54
services.passwordSavingEnabledChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 56Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 56
websites.cookieConfigChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 59Opera No support NoFirefox Android Full support 59
websites.firstPartyIsolateChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 58Opera No support NoFirefox Android Full support 58
websites.hyperlinkAuditingEnabledChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 54Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 54
websites.protectedContentEnabledChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoOpera Full support YesFirefox Android No support No
websites.referrersEnabledChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 56Opera Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 56
websites.resistFingerprintingChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 58Opera No support NoFirefox Android Full support 58
websites.thirdPartyCookiesAllowedChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoOpera Full support YesFirefox Android No support No
websites.trackingProtectionModeChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 57Opera No support NoFirefox Android Full support 57

Legend

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Acknowledgements

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

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: wbamberg, Sheppy
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