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GamepadHapticActuator.type

This is an experimental technology
Because this technology's specification has not stabilized, check the compatibility table for usage in various browsers. Also note that the syntax and behavior of an experimental technology is subject to change in future versions of browsers as the specification changes.

The type read-only property of the GamepadHapticActuator interface returns an enum representing the type of the haptic hardware.

Syntax

var myActuatorType = gamepadHapticActuatorInstance.type;

Value

An enum of type GamepadHapticActuatorType; currently available types are:

  • vibration — vibration hardware, which creates a rumbling effect.

Examples

TBC

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Gamepad Extensions
The definition of 'type' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic Support No Notrue1 2 No No No
FeatureAndroidChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidIE mobileOpera AndroidiOS Safari
Basic Support No No No No No No No

1. The flag is enabled by default in Firefox Nightly and Beta, versions 55 and above.

2. From version true, this feature is behind the dom.gamepad-extensions.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

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