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 'constructor' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Adds the constructor for the DOMException class.

Browser Compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support No No ? ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support No No No ? ? ? ?

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