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

The name property of the Credential interface returns a DOMString, containing the name associated with a credential. It should be a human-readable, public name.


var credName =;


A DOMString containing the credential's given name.


// TBD


Specification Status Comment
Credential Management Level 1 Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support51 — 521 ? No ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support51 — 52151 — 521 ? No ? ? ?

1. See Bug 602980.

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