DOMException()

The DOMException() constructor returns a DOMException object with a specified message and name.

Syntax

var domException = new DOMException();
var domException = new DOMException(message);
var domException = new DOMException(message, name);

Parameters

message Optional
A description of the exception. If not present, the empty string '' is used.
name Optional
Returns a DOMString that contains one of the strings associated with an error constant.

Return value

DOMException
A newly created DOMException object.

Example

TBD

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Web IDL
The definition of 'DOMException()' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Adds the constructor for the DOMException class.

Browser Compatibility

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DOMException() constructorChrome Full support 46Edge Full support 79Firefox Full support 37IE No support NoOpera Full support 33Safari Full support 10.1WebView Android Full support 46Chrome Android Full support 46Firefox Android Full support 37Opera Android Full support 33Safari iOS Full support 10.3Samsung Internet Android Full support 5.0

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