Document.URL

The URL read-only property of the Document interface returns the document location as a string.

Syntax

const url = document.URL

Example

JavaScript

document.getElementById("url").textContent = document.URL;

HTML

<p id="urlText">
  URL:<br/>
  <span id="url">URL goes here</span>
</p>

Result

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DOM
The definition of 'Document.URL' in that specification.
Living Standard Defines that the property is a USVString instead of a DOMString.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
URLChrome Full support 1Edge Full support 12Firefox Full support 1IE Full support 4Opera Full support 3Safari Full support 1WebView Android Full support 1Chrome Android Full support 18Firefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support 10.1Safari iOS Full support 1Samsung Internet Android Full support 1.0

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See also