Notification: icon property

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

Note: This feature is available in Web Workers.

The icon read-only property of the Notification interface contains the URL of an icon to be displayed as part of the notification, as specified in the icon option of the Notification() constructor.


A string.


In our To-do list app (view the app running live), we use the Notification() constructor to fire a notification, passing it arguments to specify the body, icon and title we want.

const notification = new Notification("To do list", {
  body: text,
  icon: img,


Notifications API Standard
# dom-notification-icon

Browser compatibility

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See also