This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The Comment() constructor returns a newly created Comment object with the optional DOMString given in parameter as its textual content.


comment1 = new Comment(); // Create an empty comment
comment2 = new Comment("This is a comment");


var comment = new Comment("Test");


Specification Status Comment
The definition of 'Comment.Comment()' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes24 No Yes ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ? Yes Yes24 Yes ? ?

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