BluetoothPairingEvent (Firefox OS)

This API is available on Firefox OS for internal applications only.

The BluetoothPairingEvent interface of the Web Bluetooth API provides access to a device's name and the BluetoothPairingHandle object required for pairing devices as the parameter of pairing-related handlers (for example including BluetoothPairingListener.ondisplaypasskeyreq and BluetoothPairingListener.onenterpincodereq), when fired.

Interface overview

interface BluetoothPairingEvent : Event
  readonly attribute DOMString              deviceName;
  readonly attribute BluetoothPairingHandle handle;


BluetoothPairingEvent.deviceName Read only
Returns a DOMString representing the name of the remote pairing bluetooth device.
BluetoothPairingEvent.handle Read only
Returns a BluetoothPairingHandle object containing the necessary properties and methods for handling the respective pairing type.




Specification Status Comment
Web Bluetooth
The definition of 'BluetoothPairingEvent' in that specification.
Draft Rough draft; not part of any official specification yet. It should be discussed as part of the W3C's System Applications Working Group.

Browser Compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support No support No support No support No support No support
Feature Android Android Webview Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support No support No support No support 2.1 No support No support No support No support


See also

Using the Web Bluetooth API

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