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CompositionEvent.locale

Deprecated
This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. 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 Working Draft No longer in the spec, but still supported.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) 9.0 (9.0) (Yes) No support ?
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? (Yes) 9.0 (9.0) ? ? ?

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