PaymentRequest.payerName

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

The payerName readonly property of the PaymentResponse interface returns the name supplied by the user. This option is only present when the requestPayerName option is set to true in the options parameter of the PaymentRequest() constructor.

Syntax

var payerName = PaymentResponse.payerName;

Value

A string containing the payer name.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Payment Request API
The definition of 'payerName' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

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 61
Disabled
Full support 61
Disabled
Disabled From version 61: this feature is behind the #web-payments preference (needs to be set to Enabled). To change preferences in Chrome, visit chrome://flags.
Edge Full support 15Firefox Full support 56
Disabled
Full support 56
Disabled
Disabled From version 56: this feature is behind the dom.payments.request.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.
IE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari ? WebView Android No support NoChrome Android Full support 58
Disabled
Full support 58
Disabled
Disabled From version 58: this feature is behind the #web-payments preference (needs to be set to Enabled). To change preferences in Chrome, visit chrome://flags.
Edge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 56
Disabled
Full support 56
Disabled
Disabled From version 56: this feature is behind the dom.payments.request.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.
Opera Android No support NoSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support 7.0

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
User must explicitly enable this feature.
User must explicitly enable this feature.

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: fscholz, jpmedley, chrisdavidmills
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