BackgroundFetchManager

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The BackgroundFetchManager interface of the Background Fetch API API is a map where the keys are background fetch IDs and the values are BackgroundFetchRegistration objects.

Properties

None.

Methods

fetch()
Returns a Promise that resolves with a BackgroundFetchRegistration object for a supplied array of URLs and Request objects.
get()
Returns a Promise that resolves with the BackgroundFetchRegistration associated with the provided id or undefined if the id is not found.
getIDs()
Returns the IDs of all registered background fetches.

Examples

The example below shows how to get an instance of BackgroundFetchManager from a ServiceWorkerRegistration object and calls fetch() to download a video in the background.

navigator.serviceWorker.ready.then(async (swReg) => {
  const bgFetch = await swReg.backgroundFetch.fetch('my-fetch', ['/ep-5.mp3', 'ep-5-artwork.jpg'], {
    title: 'Episode 5: Interesting things.',
    icons: [{
      sizes: '300x300',
      src: '/ep-5-icon.png',
      type: 'image/png',
    }],
    downloadTotal: 60 * 1024 * 1024,
  });
});

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Background Fetch
The definition of 'BackgroundFetchManager' in that specification.
Draft Initial definition.

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