Document.documentURI

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

Syntax

const uri = document.documentURI

Example

JavaScript

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

HTML

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

Result

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DOM
The definition of 'documentURI' in that specification.
Living Standard

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
documentURIChrome Full support 1Edge Full support 17Firefox Full support YesIE Full support YesOpera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes
Read-only behaviorChrome Full support 43Edge Full support ≤79Firefox Full support YesIE No support NoOpera Full support 30Safari No support NoWebView Android Full support 43Chrome Android Full support 43Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support 30Safari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android Full support 4.0

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