Credential.type

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

The type property of the Credential interface returns a DOMString containing the credential's type. Valid values are password and federated.

Syntax

var credType = Credential.type;

Value

A DOMString contains a credential's given name.

Example

// TBD

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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Experimental
Chrome Full support 51Edge Full support 18Firefox Full support 60IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android Full support 51Chrome Android Full support 51Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

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