NotificationEvent.NotificationEvent()

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The NotificationEvent() constructor creates a new NotificationEvent object.

Syntax

var myNotificationEvent = new NotificationEvent(type, NotificationEventInit);

Parameters

type
TBD
NotificationEventInit Optional
A dictionary object containing a Notification object to be used as the notification the event is dispatched on. In later drafts of the specification, this parameter is not optional.

Example

var n = new Notification('Hello');
var init = { notification: n };
var myNotificationEvent = new NotificationEvent(type, init);

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Notifications API
The definition of 'NotificationEvent()' in that specification.
Living Standard Living standard.

Browser Compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
Experimental
Chrome Full support 42Edge Full support YesFirefox Full support 44
Notes
Full support 44
Notes
Notes Service workers (and Push) have been disabled in the Firefox 45 and 52 Extended Support Releases (ESR).
IE ? Opera Full support 37Safari ? WebView Android No support NoChrome Android Full support 42Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 44Opera Android Full support 37Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support 4.0

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Full support
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Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
See implementation notes.
See implementation notes.

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Contributors to this page: fscholz, jpmedley, chrisdavidmills, rolfedh
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