PromiseRejectionEvent.reason

The PromiseRejectionEvent reason read-only property is any JavaScript value or Object which provides the reason passed into Promise.reject(). This in theory provides information about why the promise was rejected.

Syntax

reason = PromiseRejectionEvent.reason

Value

A  value or object which provides information you can use to understand why the promise was rejected. This could be anything from an error code to an object with text, links, and whatever else you might wish to include.

Examples

window.onunhandledrejection = function(e) {
  console.log(e.reason);
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'PromiseRejectionEvent.reason' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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See also