PopStateEvent

PopStateEvent is an interface for the popstate event.

A popstate event is dispatched to the window every time the active history entry changes between two history entries for the same document. If the history entry being activated was created by a call to history.pushState() or was affected by a call to history.replaceState(), the popstate event's state property contains a copy of the history entry's state object.

Event PopStateEvent

Constructor

PopStateEvent()

Creates a new PopStateEvent object.

Properties

This interface also inherits the properties of its parent, Event.

PopStateEvent.state Read only

Returns a copy of the information that was provided to pushState() or replaceState().

Methods

This interface has no methods of its own, but inherits the methods of its parent, Event.

Specifications

Specification
HTML Standard
# the-popstateevent-interface

Browser compatibility

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See also