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This API is available on Firefox OS for privileged or certified applications only.

Summary

The save method is used to store a contact inside the device's contact database. If the contact is already in the database (based on its id), it is updated, otherwise it is created.

Syntax

var instanceOfDomRequest = window.navigator.mozContacts.save(contact);

Parameters

contact
A mozContact object representing the contact to add or update.

Return value

A DOMRequest object to handle the success or error of the operation. In case of success the request's onsuccess handler is called, with a null result.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Contacts Manager API
The definition of 'ContactsManager.save()' in that specification.
Working Draft  
vCard Format Specification IETF RFC RFC 6350

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
basic support No support No support No support No support No support
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
basic support No support No support 18.0 No support No support No support

See also

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