webNavigation.TransitionQualifier

Extra information about a transition.
 
Note that many values here are not currently supported in Firefox: see the browser compatibility table for details.
 

Type

Values of this type are strings. Possible values are:

"client_redirect"
Redirect(s) caused by JavaScript running in the page or a "refresh" pragma in the page's meta tag.
"server_redirect"
Redirect(s) caused by a 3XX HTTP status code sent from the server.
"forward_back"
The user used the forward or back button to trigger the navigation.
"from_address_bar"
The user triggered the navigation from the address bar.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxOperaFirefox for Android
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 48
Notes
Full support 48
Notes
Notes 'server_redirect' is limited to top-level frames and 'client_redirect' is not supplied when redirections are created by JavaScript.
Opera Full support 17Firefox Android Full support 48
Notes
Full support 48
Notes
Notes 'server_redirect' is limited to top-level frames and 'client_redirect' is not supplied when redirections are created by JavaScript.
from_address_barChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoOpera Full support 17Firefox Android No support No

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
See implementation notes.
See implementation notes.

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.webNavigation API. This documentation is derived from web_navigation.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.

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