This is an experimental technology
Because this technology's specification has not stabilized, check the compatibility table for the proper prefixes to use in various browsers. Also note that the syntax and behavior of an experimental technology is subject to change in future versions of browsers as the spec changes.
Note: If you are looking for information on the Proprietary Firefox OS-only Permissions API, go to Permissions API (Firefox OS).
The Permissions API adds features to the following interfaces:
This list will grow as the API is implemented.
- Queries the permission state of the specified object.
- Provides the state of an object and an event handler for monitoring changes to said state.
|Permissions API||Editor's Draft||Initial definition.|
|Feature||Chrome||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari (WebKit)|
|Feature||Android||Chrome Mobile||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||Firefox OS||IE Phone||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||Not supported||43.0||?||?||?||?||?|