This property is deprecated in the Navigation Timing Level 2 specification.

The legacy Performance.navigation read-only property returns a PerformanceNavigation object representing the type of navigation that occurs in the given browsing context, such as the number of redirections needed to fetch the resource.

Syntax

navObject = performance.navigation;

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Navigation Timing
The definition of 'Performance.navigation' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
Deprecated
Chrome Full support 10Edge Full support YesFirefox Full support 7IE Full support 9Opera Full support 15Safari Full support 8WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 7Opera Android No support NoSafari iOS Full support 9Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

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