Navigator: contacts property

Experimental: This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

Secure context: This feature is available only in secure contexts (HTTPS), in some or all supporting browsers.

The contacts read-only property of the Navigator interface returns a ContactsManager interface which allows users to select entries from their contact list and share limited details of the selected entries with a website or application.


A ContactsManager object. Two successive calls return the same object.


The following code checks whether the Contact Picker API is supported.

const supported = "contacts" in navigator && "ContactsManager" in window;


Contact Picker API
# dom-navigator-contacts

Browser compatibility

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See also