DOMException.message

The message read-only property of the DOMException interface returns a DOMString representing a message or description associated with the given error name.

Syntax

var domExceptionMessage = domExceptionInstance.message;

Value

A DOMString.

Specifications

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

Browser Compatibility

Update compatibility data on GitHub
DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
messageChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support 1IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 4Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

Full support  
Full support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: mdnwebdocs-bot, fscholz, chrisdavidmills
Last updated by: mdnwebdocs-bot,