The DataTransfer constructor creates a new DataTransfer object, which creates and returns a new DataTransfer object.


var dataTrans = new DataTransfer()




Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'DataTransfer' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

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Basic support 60 ? ? 47 ?
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