This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

The PresentationRequest constructor creates a new PresentationRequest object which creates a new PresentationRequest.


var presentationRequest = new PresentationRequest(url|urls[])


url or urls[]
A URL or array of URLs that are possible URLs used to create, or reconnect, a presentation for the PresentationRequest instance.


Specification Status Comment
Presentation API
The definition of 'PresentationRequest' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support48 ?511 ?35 ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support4848 ?51135 ? ?

1. From version 51: this feature is behind the dom.presentation.controller.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.

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