PositionError interface represents the reason of an error occurring when using the geolocating device.
PositionError interface doesn't inherit any property.
PositionError.codeRead only Secure context
- Returns an
unsigned shortrepresenting the error code. The following values are possible:
Value Associated constant Description
The acquisition of the geolocation information failed because the page didn't have the permission to do it.
The acquisition of the geolocation failed because at least one internal source of position returned an internal error.
The time allowed to acquire the geolocation, defined by
PositionOptions.timeoutinformation was reached before the information was obtained.
PositionError.messageRead only Secure context
- Returns a human-readable
DOMStringdescribing the details of the error. Specifications note that this is primarily intended for debugging use and not to be shown directly in a user interface.
PositionError interface neither implements nor inherits any method.
The definition of 'PositionError' in that specification.
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|Feature||Chrome||Edge||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari|
|Basic support||5||(Yes)||3.5 (1.9.1)||9||10.60
Removed in 15.0
Reintroduced in 16.0
|Secure context-only||47||?||55 (55)||No support||(Yes)||(Yes)|
|Feature||Android||Chrome for Android||Edge||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||?||?||(Yes)||4.0 (4)||?||10.60||?|
|Secure context-only||No support||47||?||55 (55)||No support||(Yes)||(Yes)|