CompositionEvent.locale

Deprecated

This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The locale read-only property of the CompositionEvent interface returns the locale of current input method (for example, the keyboard layout locale if the composition is associated with IME).

Syntax

myLocale = CompositionEvent.locale

Value

A DOMString representing the locale of current input method.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification Obsolete No longer in the spec, but still supported.

Browser compatibility

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See also