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

Syntax

var dataTrans = new DataTransfer()

Parameters

None.

Specifications

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

Browser Compatibility

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Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 60 ? ? 47 ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 60 60 ? ? ? 47 ?

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