Outputs a stack trace to the Web Console.

Note: This feature is available in Web Workers.

See Stack traces in the console documentation for details and examples.

Syntax

console.trace();

Example

function foo() {
  function bar() {
    console.trace();
  }
  bar();
}

foo();

In the console, the following trace will be displayed:

bar
foo
<anonymous>

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support 10IE Full support 11Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 10Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

Full support  
Full support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown

See also