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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Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) 10.0 (10.0) 11 (Yes) (Yes)
Available in workers (Yes) (Yes) 38.0 (38.0) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? (Yes) 10.0 (10.0) ? ? ?
Available in workers ? (Yes) 38.0 (38.0) ? ? ?

See also