GeolocationPositionError.code

Secure context
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The GeolocationPositionError.code read-only property is an unsigned short representing the error code.

Syntax

let typeErr = geolocationPositionErrorInstance.code

Value

An unsigned short representing the error code. The following values are possible:

Value Associated constant Description
1 PERMISSION_DENIED The acquisition of the geolocation information failed because the page didn't have the permission to do it.
2 POSITION_UNAVAILABLE The acquisition of the geolocation failed because one or several internal sources of position returned an internal error.
3 TIMEOUT The time allowed to acquire the geolocation, defined by PositionOptions.timeout information that was reached before the information was obtained.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Geolocation API
The definition of 'PositionError.code' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

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