NavigatorPlugins

Deprecated

This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The NavigatorPlugins mixin adds to the Navigator interface methods and properties for discovering and interacting with plugins installed into the browser.

Properties

NavigatorPlugins.mimeTypes Read only This deprecated API should no longer be used, but will probably still work.
Returns an MimeTypeArray listing the MIME types supported by the browser.
NavigatorPlugins.plugins Read only This deprecated API should no longer be used, but will probably still work.
Returns a PluginArray listing the plugins installed in the browser.

Methods

The NavigatorPlugins interface doesn't inherit any methods.

NavigatorPlugins.javaEnabled() This deprecated API should no longer be used, but will probably still work.
Returns false.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'NavigatorPlugins' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

BCD tables only load in the browser

See also

  • The Navigator interface that implements it.