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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.


var payerName = PaymentResponse.payerName;


A string containing the payer name.


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

Browser Compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 60 No support[1] ? No support ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support 58 No support[1] ? No support ?

[1] Supported since 56 but disabled on all versions. Hidden behind the dom.payments.request.enabled pref.

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