DOMException.code

The code read-only property of the DOMException interface returns a short that contains one of the error code constants, or 0 if none match. This field is used for historical reasons. New DOM exceptions don't use this anymore: they put this info in the DOMException.name attribute.

Syntax

var domExceptionCode = domExceptionInstance.code;

Value

A short number.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Web IDL
The definition of 'code' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation  

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