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

The password read-only property of the PasswordCredential interface returns a USVString containing the password of the credential.


password =passwordCredential.password


A USVString containing a password.


Specification Status Comment
Credential Management Level 1
The definition of 'password' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic support
Chrome Full support 60Edge ? Firefox ? IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android Full support 60Chrome Android Full support 60Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?


Full support  
Full support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

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