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This feature is not on a current W3C standards track, but it is supported on the Firefox OS platform. Although implementations may change in the future and it is not supported widely across browsers, it is suitable for use in code dedicated to Firefox OS apps.

This API is available on Firefox OS for internal applications only.


The networkSelectionMode is a read-only property that indicates the selection mode of the voice and data networks.


var mode = navigator.mozMobileConnection.networkSelectionMode


Return a string indicating the selection mode.

Possible values are:

  • automatic
  • manual

This property can also be null.


Not part of any specification.

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