This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The getCoalescedEvents() property of the PointerEvent interface returns a sequence of all PointerEvent instances that were coalesced into the dispatched pointermove event.


var pointerEvents[] = PointerEvent.getCoalescedEvents()




A sequence of PointerEvent instances.


Specification Status Comment
Pointer Events - Level 2 Extensions
The definition of 'getCoalescedEvents()' in that specification.
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 58Edge No support NoFirefox No support 59 — ?IE No support NoOpera Full support 45Safari No support NoWebView Android Full support 58Chrome Android Full support 58Edge Mobile No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android Full support 45Safari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android Full support 7.0


Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

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